Alleged assault last summer, reported last week
A woman was choked by her ex-boyfriend last summer, police say.
She tried to leave several times. The man allegedly took her phone and wouldn’t let her go.
The incident was reported to Sault Ste. Marie Police Service on Thursday. A suspect was arrested. A male, 40, was charged with assault, forcible confinement and two counts breach of probation. Police won’t release names of accused in domestic disputes in order to protect victims’ identities.