Suffolk woman accused of abduction, strangulation

Photo courtesy of Suffolk Police

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – A 20-year-old woman is facing abduction and strangulation charges after an incident in Suffolk.

According to Suffolk Police, officers were called to the 600 block of Adkins Circle on Tuesday at 6:39 p.m. to investigate a disturbance. A woman told police that 20-year-old Daketta Lasha Jennings threatened her with a knife and choked her, preventing her from leaving the room.

Police said Jennings and the victim both knew each other.

Jennings was arrested and charged with abduction/kidnapping and strangulation.

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