PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly hit his partner, held a knife to her and threatened to kill her.

According to police, 23-year-old Timothy Moore and his partner got into an altercation at a home along Woodlow Street in Crafton Heights early Saturday morning.

Moore allegedly threatened to take their child after he learned his partner was going to request a protection from abuse against him.

He is facing charges of terroristic threats, assault, strangulation, and stalking.