BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) – A man is behind bars and accused of strangling his own girlfriend.
Turner Chadwick Gray III was arrested by the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office after deputies said he grabbed his girlfriend by the neck and cut off her air supply.
Gray is also accused of kidnapping her and taking her somewhere without her consent.
According to arrest warrants, his girlfriend tried to call 911 on her cell phone, but he allegedly took it away from her so she couldn't communicate with anyone.
Gray also told her he would "kill her and her family" during the time of the assault.
Gray is in the Brunswick County Jail under a $125,000 bond.
He is charged with communicating threats, interfering with emergency communications, assault by strangulation and second degree kidnapping.
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