Crime

Victoria teen arrested for strangulation assault

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.


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