GR man charged with 2 felonies
May 1, 2019
A Green River man accused of strangling and throwing his pregnant girlfriend through a closet door is facing prison time for two felony charges.
Michael Junior Martinez, 41, appeared in the Third District Court of Judge Nena James at an arraignment to aggravated assault and battery and strangulation of a household member. If he is found guilty of the two felonies, he could face a maximum prison sentence of 20 years and a maximum fine of $20,000. A jury trial has been scheduled to take place July 8 at 9 a.m.
According to court documents, on Jan. 8, 2019, a Green River Police Department offic...