Police said that four of Charlotte’s seven homicides this year have been domestic related.
Advocates are reaching out to young victims of domestic violence before it’s too late.
Experts told Channel 9 that one in three teens will experience dating abuse, and 80 percent of parents don’t believe teen dating violence exists.
A domestic abuse survivor said she was “choked and threatened to be killed” by a man she once dated.
Trey Gibson spoke with Channel 9 reporter Stephanie Tinoco about the warning signs parents need to know, and wants to share her message to help others who are struggling.