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Man Attacks Girlfriend, Runs From Midland Police

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) -

Midland police arrested a man who they say attacked his girlfriend but that's not all he's accused of.

Police say he also ran from them.

According to the affidavit, Joshua Orcutt had pushed his girlfriend and punched her in the face.

He then picked up a steak knife and said, I got something for you."

The girl was able to escape and call for help.

When officers got there, they say Orcutt was running in the backyard.

Police told him to stop but he ignored them.

Officers eventually caught up with Orcutt and arrested him in another backyard.

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