Man behind bars after allegedly forcing his way inside home


TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – An unwanted guest landed a Terre Haute man behind bars.

According to a probable cause affidavit, 40-year-old Alan Dove forced his way into a home on South 9th Street after taking a woman home.

Once inside, police say Dove then kicked in a bathroom door and began choking one of the women inside the home.

It wasn’t until a male friend came into the house that the fight ended.

Dove is currently in the Vigo County Jail on residential entry, strangulation, and battery charges.