Woman Choked Unconscious, Man Arrested
KSAL Staff - April 7, 2016 10:33 am
Michael Sims could face numerous charges that include aggravated battery, and multiple counts of aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer and battery of a law entrancement officer.
A Salina man was arrested following an alleged incident in which a woman was battered and choked unconscious.
Salina Police Captain Mike Sweeney says that 31-year-old Michael Sims choked a female acquaintance until she was unconscious during an incident at around 11:00 Wednesday night at a home in South Salina. Sims is alleged to have also dragged the woman by her feet down a hallway, and slammed her head into a carpet.
The woman was able to escape to a neighbor’s house. The neighbor contacted police.
Sims is also alleged to have fought with officers when they arrived. He was arrested and booked into jail on numerous charges that could include aggravated battery, and multiple counts of aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer and battery of a law enforcement officer.
EMS treated the victim at the scene, but she was not transported to the hospital.