ODESSA – One man is behind bars after assaulting his wife last week.
Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 200 block of East Mable in reference to a family disturbance.
When officers arrived on the scene, they made contact with a 30-year-old female victim who stated that her husband had assaulted her.
The victim told police that 30-year-old Patrick Debouse pushed her into her bed and eventually choked her with both hands after getting into an argument.
According to the report, as the victim was being choked, Debouse pulled out a machete and threatened her with it.