Brookport man facing charges of burglary, assault

Brookport man facing charges of burglary, assault

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A Brookport man is facing several charges after officials say he forced his way into his ex-girlfriend's apartment.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, a call of a burglary came in around 10 p.m. Sunday at the Brookmeade Apartments at Twinson Court.

Deputies went into the apartment and found 25-year-old Christopher Rodriguez of Brookport, Ill. hiding in a bedroom.

An investigation showed Rodriguez had forced his way into the apartment of his ex-girlfriend. He then assaulted her, forced her into a bedroom and refused to let her leave, according to the sheriff's department.

Rodriguez was taken to the McCracken County Regional Jail and charged with burglary, criminal mischief, assault and unlawful imprisonment.

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