"When I was four months pregnant with my daughter, he grabbed me by my neck and put me on the ground," Brandy says. "Later, when she was born, he broke a family portrait over our head. That same night, he pulled a gun on me, telling me and my daughter we were worthless. ... After I got our daughter calmed down and got her to sleep, he came in [our bedroom] with a Taser [an electric-shock gun] and shocked me while I was trying to sleep."
Eric would try to explain his abuse, Krystal says, using his "military background" as an excuse.