Man accused of beating pregnant girlfriend outside west Houston fast food restaurant

HOUSTON

The suspect was arrested a few hours after the early Friday morning incident when he tried to visit his 20-year-old girlfriend at a local hospital. The suspect and the victim have not been identified. The mother and baby are stable.

Popeyes employee Tre' Gunier says the woman is a manager at the restaurant.

He says the boyfriend pulled her by her hair and hit her. Gunier says the man tried to attack her with a boat anchor. He missed and the anchor hit the restaurant's front door, shattering the glass.

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