CRESTVIEW – An argument over a cell phone led to a 25-year-old man being charged for battering his pregnant girlfriend.

The victim was visibly pregnant, according to the suspect’s Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office arrest report.

Her cheek was swollen and there was a scratch next to her right eye.

The suspect denied hitting her but a witness told deputies she saw it happen.

He was charged with aggravated battery on a pregnant victim.