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Deputies: man uses Halloween to rob ex-girlfriend

Posted at 7:14 AM, Nov 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-02 07:14:28-04

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. – A Lehigh Acres man is facing charges, deputies say he robbed and beat up his ex-girlfriend.
The woman says it happened on Inez Avenue South on Halloween.
She says she was standing outside her front door when a man in a mask attacked her.
Deputies say that man was 20-year-old Romeo Battle.
According to the deputies’ report, Battle stole her iPhone and ran off.
Deputies say they then used that iPhone to track Battle and later arrest him.