Woman beaten by boyfriend in Freeport hotel, cops say

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Photo: Freeport Police Department

FREEPORT, Ill. (WTVO) — Freeport Police say a homeless man was arrested after beating up his girlfriend at a local hotel on Saturday.

According to police, the 22-year-old victim said her boyfriend, 23-year-old Brian Whitehead, hit her in the face and kicked her in the back while she was staying at a Freeport hotel.

Whitehead was arrested and charged with three counts of Domestic Battery and is being held at the Stephenson County Jail.


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