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DL man sentenced to prison for strangling female

A Detroit Lakes man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony count of domestic assault by strangulation.

Anthony Allen Warren, 44, of 248 Shorewood Drive, Detroit Lakes, was ordered to serve 23 months in prison, with credit for 135 days already served since his arrest, and must also pay $135 in court fines and fees.

Two additional felony counts of domestic assault were dismissed at sentencing.

Warren was accused of assaulting a female victim at the Detroit Lakes residence they shared on Jan. 17.

According to the criminal complaint, Warren threw the woman down on the bed and applied pressure to her throat, making it difficult for her to breathe, and also punched and kicked her.

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