Pregnant woman punched in Selawik

Posted: Sunday, February 14, 2010

BARROW - An Alaska State Trooper arrested a man accused of punching a pregnant woman in the stomach this week.

Troopers say the alleged attack occurred in the village of Selawik - 90 miles east of Kotzebue. The woman, seven months pregnant, was transported to a Kotzebue hospital.

James Foxglove was charged with assault and resisting arrest. The 48-year-old was lodged at the Kotzebue Regional Jail. Another man at the scene, 51-year-old Carl Foxglove, was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest after reportedly challenging the Trooper to a fight.

Troopers say both Foxgloves were highly intoxicated.





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