Man Assaults Pregnant Wife

Published 05/20 2014 11:55AM

Updated 05/20 2014 12:07PM

Sheppard was arrested for assault family violence
Sheppard was arrested for assault family violence


WICHITA FALLS--A Wichita falls man is behind bars today for assaulting his pregnant wife.

        24-year old Damian Sheppard is being charged with assault family violence after police said he punched his wife in the face and back.

        She was taken to the hospital to make sure the baby was OK.

        Police said she went back home to get her clothes to leave when Sheppard attacked her again and this time police said he began to choke her.

        Sheppard was arrested and booked into Wichita county jail.

        Police said the mother and baby are doing fine.

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