BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOV) – A man is accused of choking his pregnant sister during an argument in Belleville on Saturday.
Larry Prater, Jr. was charged with aggravated domestic battery.
According to police, Prater’s sister, who is five months pregnant, said he pulled her hair and chocked her during an argument at their home on Edwards Drive.
Police said the argument was broken up by their mother.
Prater, Jr. was taken into custody and held pending further investigation. His bail was set at $2,500.