A Fort Mill man was charged with first offense criminal domestic violence after he allegedly hit a woman with a guitar, according to a Rock Hill police report.
Timothy S. Younce, 39, of the 300 block of Gregg St., also was charged with simple assault after an incident at the Motel 6, 962 Riverview Road, on Monday evening, according to the report.
The 47-year-old victim from Fort Mill told police that Younce hit her left shoulder with a guitar and slapped her left ear with his hand.
Police observed a bruise on the victim’s shoulder and saw that her ear was bloody and swollen. Police also said there appeared to be strangle marks on the victim’s neck.
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Police located the guitar and noted its head was broken, according to the report.