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A Johnson City man accused of attempting to strangle his girlfriend is in jail.

Austin David Phillips, 23, is charged with Aggravated Assault- Domestic.

Johnson City Police tell News Channel 11 Phillips allegedly hit his girlfriend with his fists several times and attempted to strangle her.

Phillips was arrested Sunday morning and taken to the Washington County Detention Center. He is being held on a $30,000 bond.

He is set to be in court Monday at 1:30 P.M. in Washington County General Sessions Court.

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