Terre Haute man facing six charges after police report he strangled a woman

A Terre Haute man is facing six serious charges after reports that he strangled and injured his ex-girlfriend.

Posted: Feb 21, 2018 3:26 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A Terre Haute man is facing six serious charges after reports that he strangled and injured his ex-girlfriend.

Matthew Bauer is in the Vigo County Jail.

Police say they were called to Bauer's ex-girlfriend’s house about a month ago. Police say Bauer was intoxicated.

That's when they say, he strangled her.

The victim had to go to the hospital for several injuries to her face, shoulder and legs. Police say there was a no-contact order in place against Bauer at the time.

Bauer faces a $75,000, cash only bond.

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