A man has been charged after he allegedly choked a woman at Koolewong yesterday.
On Friday evening (15 January 2016), a man and a 49-year-old woman became involved in an altercation at a home in Glenrock Parade where the man allegedly placed the woman in a chokehold causing her to cough up blood.
The woman was able to get the man to stop and contacted a relative to come to the address who took her to Gosford Hospital.
A short time later, a 41-year-old man presented himself at Woy Woy Police Station where he was arrested.
He was taken to Gosford Police Station and charged with intentionally choke person with recklessness.
The man was refused bail and appeared before Wyong Local Court today (Saturday 16 January 2016) before being remanded in custody to appear at Gosford Local Court on Monday 18 January 2016.