CORNWALL, Ontario - A Cornwall man has been arrested by police after attacking his girlfriend, which included an attempt to choke her.
The man was arrested Wednesday and charged with assault, making threats and two counts of overcoming resistance.
Police said on that day the man, 51, was arguing with his girlfriend when he grabbed her by the throat and pushed her against the wall.
Police were called and during their investigation it was revealed that a similar incident occurred in August, 2013 where the man grabbed her by the throat and threatened to kill her.
He was taken into custody, charged accordingly and held for a bail hearing. His name was not released as it might identify the victim in the matter.