Newport News man charged with strangling wife

Posted at 12:57 PM, Sep 28, 2012
and last updated 2012-09-28 12:57:41-04

In Newport News – a 28-year-old man is charged with strangling his wife.

Police say the victim was able to escape and go to a friend’s house to call police.

William Mctheny is facing several charges, including assault and preventing another person from calling authorities.