A man will serve 180 days behind bars after slashing his girlfriend with a kitchen knife.
The man, Bobby Allen McClure, 37, entered guilty pleas before General Sessions Judge Bill Locke to charges of domestic assault and evading arrest. He was ordered to serve 180 days of an 11-month, 29-day sentence. He must also attend the battered intervention program. The victim was also directed to participate in the program if she wants the stay away order between the two lifted.
The victim was cut on her leg during a domestic incident. She told police McClure punched and cut her, with officers seeing evidence to support her story. McClure ran from police when they tried to detain him a short time later.
In other General Sessions action:
• Brennen Meade was bound to the grand jury on charges of initiating the process to manufacture meth and possession of drugs.
• Christopher Shields was bound to the grand jury on charges of possession of a controlled substance.
• Elton Sanders must serve 30 days for violation of probation.