Report: Man punches hole in Efficiency Lodge bathroom door

tstevens@ledger-enquirer.comFebruary 21, 2014 

A 31-year-old man turned his anger at his girlfriend toward the bathroom door of an Efficiency Lodge room, according to a Columbus Police report.

Perseus Tyrhaj Givens, 31, was charged with criminal trespass after a manager at the Boxwood Place hotel flagged an officer down. Givens had been fighting with his girlfriend and at one point punched a hole in the bathroom door.

The girlfriend told police Givens did not hit her during the fight.

After Givens was detained, police found an undisclosed amount of marijuana. He was additionally charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

He was taken to Muscogee County Jail.

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