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Man accused of strangling woman, shooting tire

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The suspect is also accused of strangling the woman

A September 16, 2019 booking photo of Henry Edwards Jr. (PPB)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Portland man was arrested Sunday after a domestic violence incident ended in gunfire.

When police arrived just before 2:30 p.m., witnesses led them to the suspect, who was driving away.

Officers stopped the car and arrested the driver, 28-year-old Henry Edwards Jr.

Police said Edwards had been arguing with a woman. During their fight, he allegedly strangled her and fired a gun at her car, flattening a tire.

Edwards faces multiple charges, including unlawful use of a weapon, 2 counts of strangulation and unlawful discharge of a firearm.

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