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.