ODESSA – One man is behind bars on assault charges following an incident on Sunday afternoon.
Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 1900 block of West Odessa in reference to a domestic disturbance.
When officers arrived on the scene, officers made contact with two subjects standing in the front yard.
An investigation revealed that Marco Chavez, 25, got into an argument with his wife.
According to the report, Chavez grabbed her throat and choked her, impeding her breathing.
Chavez has been charged with assault by strangulation.