Police: Man pushes girlfriend out of moving vehicle

Timothy Barton (Source: Etowah Co. Jail)
Timothy Barton (Source: Etowah Co. Jail)

GADSDEN, AL (WAFF) - A Gadsden man is in jail after allegedly pushing his girlfriend out of a moving vehicle.

According to the victim, Rachel Gilmore, Timothy Barton pushed her out of a moving vehicle during an argument on October 31.

He then stopped the vehicle and forced her back inside. He drove into the woods in an apparent attempt to hide from police.

Gilmore called 911 and received treatment at the scene for her injuries.

Barton was located and arrested. He was charged with second degree domestic violence.

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