MARATHON, Fla. – A 29-year-old Florida man was arrested for allegedly beating up his girlfriend when she wouldn’t share her drugs with him.
Tommy Orlando Alo was arrested for battery.
Deputies were called to the hospital on Marathon in October when a 37-year-old woman showed up with bruises and cuts. One cut on the back of her head required stitches, deputies said.
he woman told law enforcement that she goes to her boyfriend’s house, Alo, to do drugs. She said she was preparing to “shoot up” in the bathroom when Alo came crashing through the locked door.
The woman told deputies Alo was angry because she was not “properly sharing her drugs with him.”
The woman said Alo slammed her to the floor and then slapped and hit her multiple times.
She ran from the home and waved down a passing driver who took her to the hospital.
Deputies said they tried to confront Alo at his home on Manor Lane, but was told they wouldn’t be allowed inside the house due to advice from a lawyer. Deputies said they heard a gun being loaded and left without speaking to Alo.
A warrant was issued for his arrest but Alo wasn’t taken into custody until Dec. 20.