Virginia Beach EMS captain charged with strangulation

Posted at 12:49 PM, Feb 25, 2014
and last updated 2014-02-25 12:49:10-05

A Virginia Beach EMS captain has been charged with misdemeanor strangulation, and is now waiting to learn his future with the department.

Beach police arrested David Baust last Friday.

A spokesman with Virginia Beach EMS says the charges stem from an off-duty incident.

Baust oversees paramedics and has been with EMS for nearly 30 years.