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Man assaults, holds woman against her will

Woman suffering serious internal injuries

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Police arrested a man for assaulting and holding a woman against her will.

Saturday evening, police received a report that a victim of a domestic violence assault needed medical attention and she was being held against her will.

When police arrived at the home, they were unable to to make contact with anyone inside, but they did see movement. The victim and the suspect eventually came outside after several orders were given.

Police say Christopher Meeks, 31, assaulted the woman inside the home after they had been drinking together.

The woman was taken to the hospital. She is suffering from serious internal injuries, among others.

Meeks was arrested for First Degree Assault and False Imprisonment.

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