VICTORIA, Texas - A Victoria teen was arrested after attempting to strangle her partner following a physical confrontation.
Court documents say Amber Colbert and her partner got into an argument Sunday night, which escalated when Colbert wrapped her arms around her partner and brought her to the ground.
Officers spoke to the partner, who told them she could not breath during the strangulation.
Authorities arrested Colbert and charged her with unlawful restraint and assault strangulation with intent to impede breath.
Colbert is being held in lieu of a $2,500 bond.
- Victoria Crime Stoppers searching for woman wanted for forgery
- M.G. and Lilly A. Johnson Foundation donated $800,000 to UHV
- Nutcracker opening night sold out for the Victoria Ballet Company
- Educators hope access to hearing aids improves with new legislation
- Subway restaurants donate to local food bank
- Community Crossroads: Tips on How to Stay Healthy During the Holiday and Flu Free
- Flounder population numbers cause concern for conservationist, anxiety for fishermen
- Unattended 1 year-old dies in Yoakum
- 19 year-old male arrested for shooting his uncle in Yoakum
- Two car accident on Highway 87
- Naval Air Station Corpus Christi under lock-down Wednesday morning
- Representative Morrison spoke with TWIA about ongoing Harvey recovery