EAST TEXAS (KYTX) - It's a wake-up call for anyone involved in a dangerous relationship. Those with the Women's Center of East Texas encourage you to come forward and get help.
This comes after missing teen Alicia Benefield was found dead in the woods in Harrison County just last week. Her boyfriend, Rodris Webster, admitted he killed her and left her in the woods.
- A partner who calls you names or puts you down
- Makes you fearful
- Isolates you from family and friends
- Takes your money or tries to handle all the decisions.
Those with the Women's Center say domestic violence is a serious problem in our state.
114 women died in domestic violence murders in 2012 in Texas. Countless children were witnesses to these murders.