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Mason City man facing felony domestic abuse charge

Police say he punched, kicked and strangled a woman.

Posted: Jan 26, 2018 9:05 AM

MASON CITY, Iowa – A Mason City man is facing a felony domestic abuse charge after police say he punched, kicked and strangled a woman.
Tyler Pingel, 24, is facing one count of felony domestic abuse and a misdemeanor charge for false imprisonment.
Police say it happened Wednesday around 1:15 p.m. in the 1600 block of N. Federal Ave. in Mason City.
Police say the victim tried to leave and was held against their will by Pingel.

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