Cabarrus County law enforcement was called to an incident on Central Drive Northwest on April 17 shortly after 1 a.m. A third party had called to report a domestic dispute, and police found the victim suffering from cuts to her face, shoulder, and hands. There were also hand and red marks around her neck.
EMS workers who arrived to treat the victim found a dead yellow English bulldog named Gibbs who had been strangled. Jeremy Mykel Davis, 29, was charged with felony assault by strangulation, felony cruelty to animals. Davis was also charged with resisting arrest for refusing to keep his hands behind his back while in handcuffs.
Davis was placed in the Cabarrus County Jail on a $10,000 bond. His court date is set for May 7.