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East Texas man arrested after alleged assault with a belt

KILGORE, TX (KLTV) -

An East Texas man is jailed after allegedly trying to strangle a woman with his belt.

Gregg county authorities arrested 42-year old Gene Bean on Friday after Bean allegedly tried to strangle a woman with a leather belt.

The woman was unharmed as officers arrived to take Bean into custody outside of the Heritage Acres mobile home park in Kilgore.

Bean is charged with assault on family, and is being held on $5000 bond.

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