Staff ReportNewsWest 9
MIDLAND - A Midland teen is accused of choking a woman and running after hitting a parked car.
According to the affidavit, the woman told officers she was dating 18-year-old Thomas Puga.
He called her to pick him up.
When she did, they began arguing.
The report says Puga grabbed her and forced her into the car and even choked her.
When they got to his house, they continued arguing and he choked her again.
The woman managed to get away and that's when Puga took off with the car and hit a parked car.
He ended up taking off but was chased down by the owner of the parked car.
The report says the woman believes he was intoxicated on Xanax bars and alcohol.