Man Charged With Beating His Pregnant Girlfriend in Evansville

Published 03/13 2014 08:56AM

Updated 03/13 2014 09:29PM

Joseph James faces a battery on a pregnant woman charge and domestic battery in the presence of a minor. Evansville Police were sent to the 1800 block of Marshall Avenue Wednesday for a domestic violence call. Officers say they met the victim who told them James beat her during an argument. Detectives say the victim had visible injuries, but did not require medical treatment. She told them she's pregnant and her daughter watched the assault.

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