A Greenwood man was arrested after a victim told police that she was assaulted and threatened with a pistol to her head.
Alexander Leon McBride, 30 of 570 Brown, Greenwood SC was arrested and charged with 1st degree domestic violence and poss of a weapon during commission of a crime.
According to the police report, McBride and the victim began arguing after the victim refused to give over keys to a vehicle when McBride was intoxicated.
During a struggle, the victim was struck in her eye causing bruising. McBride then produced a handgun and placed it at the temple area of the victim’s head. McBride stated that he had one round and could take care of her and destroy the evidence where law enforcement would not know.
The assault also took place in front of a child.