An Erie man is facing assault charges after a domestic dispute escalated rapidly.
Police say 41 year-old Maurice Fortune was an unwelcome guest in his former girlfriend's home when she hit him over the head with a lamp.
The victim suffered a cut to her hand.
Fortune got away with the victim's cell phone and now faces robbery charges as well.
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