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Man arrested, accused of hurting pregnant teen and trashing Iowa City convenience store

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

Iowa City police officers arrest a man after they say he hurt his pregnant girlfriend and trashed an Iowa City convenience store.

According to criminal complaints, officers responded to the Kum and Go on Mormon Trek Blvd for a report of a male and female fighting.

The woman told officers she and Tyrelle Harris had been fighting. She wanted to leave but Harris would not let her. She says he put her on the ground and choked her. The victim is 17 years old and pregnant with Harris's child.

That's when the victim went to the convenience store to use the phone. Harris came in shortly after her.

The clerk working told officers that Harris got mad the clerk was calling police and damaged the store. The clerk says Harris slammed a glass case on the floor, pushed items off the counter, and flipped over shelves. Total amount of the damages is over $1,000.

He's now facing domestic abuse and criminal mischief charges.

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