Catawba County man accused of assaulting, kidnapping girlfriend pleads guilty
Blackburn (Supply: Catawba County Justice Middle)
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A Catawba County man pleaded responsible to assault and kidnapping fees involving his girlfriend Tuesday.
Jonathan Leslie Blackburn, 50, was sentenced to an lively jail time period of 5 to seven years after pleading responsible to assault with a lethal weapon with intent to kill inflicting critical damage, kidnapping, assault by strangulation and speaking threats.
Deputies say they have been referred to as to a stabbing on Buddy road on April 20, 2015. They arrived to discover a 28-yr-previous lady coated in blood on the bottom outdoors.
The lady advised police that Blackburn, her boyfriend on the time, attacked her with a knife, reduce chunks of hair from her head, beat her and strangled her.
She was capable of escape and name 911 from a neighbor’s home.