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Minnesota man charged with kicking pregnant woman, threatening her with knife

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WINDOM, Minn. -- A Windom man accused of threatening a pregnant woman with a knife and kicking her has been charged with attempted second-degree murder.

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Nickson Otema, 25, was arrested Sunday.

The criminal complaint said the victim was living with Otema at an apartment and told authorities she was four months pregnant and the child belonged to the suspect.

Otema threatened the woman with a knife and told her he was going to "get the baby out," according to the complaint.

Otema is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday.

Windom is in Cottonwood County in southwestern Minnesota.

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