Lifted Her by the Neck?

Clinton Public Safety has charged a man with lifting a woman by her neck during an assault in an Elizabeth Street apartment Wednesday. 20-year-old Jajuan Jamel Massey of #106, 101 Clay Street, Laurens was arrested that day, and has since been charged with Assault and Battery 2nd Degree. Sgt. Wicker states that Massey grabbed the victim by the throat and restricted her airflow. He allegedly lifted her off the ground by her throat, telling her he was going to kill her. Jajuan Jamel Massey remained in the Laurens County Detention Center this morning with a cash or surety bond set at $5,000.