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Va. man arrested for choking woman

BRISTOW, Va. (WUSA9) -- Prince William County Police Department arrested a 42-year-old man for choking a woman inside of a Bristow, Va. home late Saturday night.

Officers responded to the home located in the 7900 block of Sequoia Park Way in Bristow, Va. around 11:23 a.m., police said. A 43-year-old woman told police, the suspect and her got into an argument, which escalated.

The suspect choked the victim and then left the house before officers arrived, police said. The suspect and the victim knew each other, according to authorities.

Police found Michael Reuben Kemp, 42 and arrested him. Kemp is being charged with strangulation and domestic assault and battery.