MANASSAS (WUSA9) -- A woman was taken to the hospital she was choked during an argument, police said.
It happened at the 10100 Block of Brandon Way in Manassas at around 2:28 a.m. on Friday.
Taron Leonard Alston, 27, of Manassas was arrested and charged with 'strangulation' after he choked a woman, police said.
"The victim, a 44 year old woman of Manassas, reported to police that she and the accused, a known acquaintance, were involved in a verbal altercation which escalated. During the encounter, the accused choked the victim," police said in a news release.
Alston is being held without bond and his court date is pending.