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Oxford man charged with strangling woman

On Monday, the Oxford Police Department arrested a local man for allegedly strangling his ex-girlfriend.

Investigators served a warrant on Shawn McIntosh, 44, of Oxford. On Saturday, he was accused of strangling his ex-girlfriend and slapping her with a pistol.

The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries.

He was taken to the Lafayette County Detention Center where he was charged with domestic violence with aggravated assault and booked on a $3,000 bond.