Update: it was learned that the male allegedly assaulted the woman’s father as things were unfolding. The wife attempted to flee to de-escalate things, husband reached into the car pulling her hair, causing her to lose control of the car & striking her husband. Injured male is https://t.co/yY6qmB54ph— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) January 26, 2020
It happened around 2 a.m. Sunday in the 6600 block of Breen Drive near Antoine Drive.
According to a tweet posted by Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, 28-year-old Dimas Romero-Santana was hit by his wife's car after the assault as she was trying to get away. Gonzalez said Santana was reaching in the car when he began pulling her hair.
Gonzalez also reported the wife pinned him between two vehicles.
Deputies called Northwest Fire Department firefighters who helped free Santana. He was sent to the hospital where Gonzalez says he is stable.
Santana is now charged with two counts of assault, according to Gonzalez. The woman remained on the scene and is cooperating with investigators.