OMAHA -- A Walthill, Nebraska, man pleaded guilty Monday to a federal domestic abuse charge.
Anthony Cook, 28, entered his plea in U.S. District Court in Omaha to domestic assault by a habitual offender. Sentencing was scheduled for Feb. 24.
According to court documents, Cook kicked and punched a woman in the ribs and also attempted to strangle or suffocate her on March 19. Cook has three previous domestic abuse convictions, court records show.