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Man ties up couple with shoe strings inside apartment

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NACOGDOCHES (KYTX) - A man is in the Nacogdoches County Jail facing charges for aggravated assault and unlawfully restraining a couple inside their apartment.

Nacogdoches police say the man was drinking with the victims at their apartment on Pearl Street last night when they got into an argument. Police say that's when 31-year-old OBrian Duke started assaulting the victims, then tied them up with shoe strings and threatened them with a knife.

Police received a call from one of the victims after they were able to escape around 5:30 this morning.

Duke was arrested for aggravated assault and unlawful restraint, he is being held under an $50,000 bond.

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