Rome man, 33, charged with choking girlfriend

Published Nov 21, 2017 at 4:00pm

A 33-year-old man has been charged with a felony for choking his girlfriend on
Curtis Street Monday evening, according to law enforcement officials.

Police said Travis J. Kimball Sr., of 309 Curtis St., choked his girlfriend during an argument at his residence shortly after 6 p.m. Monday evening.

The law enforcement officials added that the woman lost
consciousness while she was being choked.

Kimball is charged with one count of second-degree strangulation, a class D felony, authorities stated.

He was held in lockup overnight to await arraignment today in City Court, the law enforcers added.