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Former Home Improvement star Zachery Ty Bryan was sentenced to probation on Tuesday after pleading guilty to two felony counts.

In a statement presented to Persons, the Lane County District Lawyer in Eugene, Oregon, stated Bryan entered a responsible plea for “menacing and assault in the fourth degree constituting domestic violence.” He’s been sentenced to 26 months of bench probation, with ailments which includes the program Bridges2Security and no call with the target.

The initial charges from October 2020 incorporated “two counts of menacing, two counts of assault in the fourth diploma, coercion, felony strangulation, harassment, and interfering with earning a report,” in accordance to previous year’s protection by Folks.

This incident of domestic abuse happened two months just after Bryan introduced in a now-deleted Instagram publish that he and his spouse, Carly Matros, were being separating after 13 yrs of marriage. Bryan’s target was his girlfriend, whose identity isn’t acknowledged. A Lane County spokesperson gave a statement to Persons, saying, “An investigation found that through the dispute Bryan is described to have assaulted the sufferer, impeded her respiratory, and taken the victim’s cell phone from her when she experimented with to get in touch with 911.” Police officers who arrived at the scene uncovered Bryan sitting down outside the house an condominium though the target uncovered shelter in a neighboring apartment.