(WREG-TV) A Memphis man faced a judge after he allegedly beat his girlfriend with a hammer.
Police say Tony Leaks held the woman against her will at a house on Hemlock Friday.
The victim told investigators Leaks put a knife to her throat and punched her in the face multiple times.
When officers found the victim, she had two black eyes and a deep cut on her neck.
Leaks is charged with kidnapping and aggravated assault.
He’s locked up on $45,000 bond.