Suspect charged with assault at Sam Houston Village

A Houston man was arrested in the early morning hours on Feb. 2 for allegedly assaulting a Sam Houston State University student later determined to be his girlfriend according to University Police Chief Kevin Morris.

According to Morris, dispatch sent out Officer Dan Barrett at 4:27 a.m. after seeing part of the assault on one of the many cameras that are installed in the Sam Houston Village dorm.

A UPD press release stated the suspect was visiting his girlfriend, as he was not a student.

The man was arrested after Barrett investigated the situation and charged the man with a Class A Misdemeanor of assault causing Bodily Injury Family Violence.

The condition of the female student was not available due to the investigation still ongoing.

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