Police: Man bites woman in Westchester

La Grange, IL

A Bellwood man was arrested and charged after he allegedly grabbed an 18-year-old woman by the throat, bit her cheek and twisted her right arm while threatening to kill her if she called the police on Sunday, police said.

Lloyd Cortez, 18, of 1025 Jackson Ave., was charged with domestic battery, interfering with the reporting of domestic battery, assault and obstructing identification at 1556 Westchester Blvd., according to police reports.