Anthony Eugene Wilson, charged with strangulation in Prince William County
WOODBRIDGE, Va. (WUSA) -- A man accused of punching and strangling a woman in Woodbridge turned himself into police, say Prince William County Police.
Forty-six-year-old Anthony Eugene Wilson has been charged with strangulation after turning himself in to police on October 5. He is accused of walking up to a woman, punching her and then knocking her to the ground on October 3 in the 14600 block of Potomac Mills Road. Police say the woman tried to run, but Wilson caught up with her and knocked her back to the ground. Then, he reportedly got on top of her and began to strangle her.
A witness was able to pull Wilson off, say police. Wilson then reportedly left.
The woman suffered minor injuries.