ATLANTA — Bruised lips and an aching physique solely inform a part of Brittany Correri’s story, one that also haunts her.
Correri stated on Wednesday evening, she went on a first date with a man named “Ben” she met by courting app. She stated all the things began easily and he even met her family and friends.
However later that evening into Thursday morning, after leaving Conceal Lounge in Buckhead, Correri stated her date turned violent.
“Mentally, I’m not okay,” she stated.
“He began beating me in my head, punching me in all places – my brow, my temples, my cheeks, jaws, throat, arms, my again. He was simply telling me that the date price an excessive amount of that I’m not value that,” she instructed 11Alive.
She stated at one level, issues escalated much more when he pulled a gun on her.
“I simply imagine that he was lifeless set on killing me,” stated Correri.
She stated at that time, they have been stopped in northwest Atlanta on the Westside Provisions District.
“He’s dragging me and beating me and there simply occurs to be a safety guard there. She comes working and taking footage and I believe he will get spooked. It was actually like by the grace of God. I imagine in God,” she stated.
Atlanta Police stated officers responded to the world round 6:30 a.m. Thursday and met with safety. Investigators assume Correri’s date drove her round in his white BMW for about an hour earlier than they stopped on Howell Mill Street NW.
Correri confirmed 11Alive video from her Ring digicam capturing the white BMW she stated her date was driving when he picked her up for his or her date. Correri stated she will’t assist however surprise if her date’s intentions from the start was to harm her.
“It virtually felt like a setup of a scenario,” she stated.
Atlanta Police are nonetheless working to search out out the place the person is alongside together with his id.