A 24-year-old man is accused of assaulting his girlfriend and ordering his PIT BULL to attack her in a Houston apartment.
SWAT officers negotiated with Isaac Contreras for several hours early Sunday in the southwest Houston apartment, where he barricaded himself after allegedly attacking his girlfriend, the Houston Chronicle reported.
Police told the newspaper that the woman had bite marks on her stomach and severe bruises on her face. She was taken to a hospital for treatment.
Contreras stayed in the apartment about two hours. He was taken into custody about 3 a.m.
He faces charges of assault with a deadly weapon, the Chronicle reported.