Man in jail after choking woman

WILLISTON, N.D. - A 23-year-old man is in Williams County Jail after police say he keep a woman trapped in a bedroom and choked her.

Court documents say Justice Baxter Grandson was arrested Sept. 11. The victim says they were arguing, and when she tried leaving the residence, he blocked the door of their room.

Williston police say in the report that when the victim continued trying to leave, Grandson choked her. A roommate told police she heard the victim screaming for help and told police she found Grandson on top of the victim, choking her.

Grandson is charged with felonious restraint and aggravated assault.