Marietta Man Charged With Attempted Murder

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A pregnant woman struggled for her life until police say she finally got away.

Her husband is charged with attempted murder.

Marietta Police say Justin Harris and his pregnant wife, Samantha, got into an argument on Wednesday, but then they say it turned physical.

Police say Harris started grabbing her throat, smothering her with a pillow and threatening her life.

They say she eventually got away, running down the street to the food pantry.

When police arrived, they say Samantha was hidden in the pantry.

She is five months pregnant.

Police arrested Harris, charging him with attempted murder and domestic violence.

He is being held on a $125,000 bond.


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