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Man Facing Assault, Public Intoxication Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A man was arrested in Odessa over the weekend for choking a family member.

Raul Acosta was picked up by police early Saturday morning at a home on North Tom Green.

The victim told officers she was trying to help Acosta who was intoxicated inside a vehicle that was parked in the driveway.

That's when he grabbed her and used his forearms to put her in a chokehold.

Officers noticed injuries related to the choking on the victim's neck.

Acosta is facing charges of assault family violence and public intoxication.

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