SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) – A man is accused of choking and pointing a gun at a pregnant woman’s head in front of her baby at Bluffs Apartments in Spartanburg, according to police.
Kendel Breyon Berry, 23, of Fountain Inn is charged with attempted murder, kidnapping and domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature.
Warrants say Berry put a gun to the victim’s head and pulled the trigger on Feb 20.
She said he cocked the gun and then she heard a click.
He is also accused of throwing her down twice and choking her with one hand over her mouth and the other around her neck.
The warrant says he did it front of the woman’s one-year-old child.
She is also pregnant, according to the report.
She told police there were no witnesses and Berry would grab her phone to prevent her from calling 911.
The victim said she tried to leave, but Berry grabbed her and pulled her back into the apartment and told her she wasn’t going anywhere.
She told police Berry is short-tempered and had been hitting her since 10/21/2016.
Police called Berry who said he was moving to Atlanta and was already in Anderson, SC.
He agreed to come back and give a statement to police, according to the report.
Authorities say the victim had just arrived home when he was ambushed by three masked suspects.
A woman was assaulted in the woods near Duncan Park Wednesday afternoon and police are looking for three male suspects involved in the crime…
Marcus Todd has been found guilty of kidnapping and murder of Jermaine West of Woodruff in May 2016.
The stabbing happened on Crestone Dr. on 9/16 at 5 p.m.
The couple told police they don’t have any issues with anyone and don’t know who could have shot at their home.