Police: Woman bled from neck after man threw candle holder

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Johnny Johnson, 39 Johnny Johnson, 39

DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – A woman was bleeding from the neck after a man threw something at her, police say.

Officers report it happened after midnight Friday at Port Royal Gastropub. They say Johnny Johnson, 39, threw a glass decorative candle holder at a woman during an argument, which hit her in the chest and shattered.

Police say a large piece of glass ended up “sticking out of her left neck”. A sworn statement says she was “bleeding profusely” when officers found her.

The woman needed 13 stitches for the injury.

Johnson is facing an aggravated battery charge in Macon County. His bond is set at $50,000.

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