ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - A man is serving a yearlong sentence at the Orange County Jail for what experts say is a textbook case of domestic violence.
Authorities said surveillance video shows Willie Hills walking into an elevator with his girlfriend of two years. As soon as the doors close, the man is seen putting his hands around her throat and choking her.
12 seconds later, the woman falls to the ground and is apparently unconscious. When the elevators doors open again, authorities said Hills is seen dragging her limp body out of the elevator and waiting for her to get back up.
Local 6’s Mike Deforest reported Friday the victim did not want her boyfriend to go to jail. In fact, the victim wrote a letter to the court and pleaded with the judge to not send Willie Hills to jail. The woman said she had only been abused by him once and was not afraid of him...
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