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Woman hit in head with full soda can

Posted February 4, 2009 10:45 a.m. EST

— A Parkton man has been charged with hitting his ex-girlfriend in the head with a full can of soda, authorities said Wednesday.

Jackie Junior McNair, 34, of 57 Buckhorn Road, was charged with first-degree burglary, assault with a deadly weapon and felony conspiracy. He was being held in the Cumberland County Detention Center under a $52,000 bond.

Investigators said McNair damaged two vehicles belonging to a former girlfriend, forced his way into her home in the Topeka Heights subdivision and hit her in the head with a full soda can. The woman suffered head injuries and told detectives she feared for her life.