The 32-year-old Columbus man police say harmed someone he knew outside of a 13th Avenue home late Tuesday night is in police custody.
Cortez Mitchell was arrested and charged with aggravated assault in connection with the 10:50 p.m. incident in which he allegedly choking and dragging a 29-year-old woman on the roadway, police said.
Records show that the woman had redness and swelling on her throat as a result of the attack, but she is in good condition.
In a report, an officer said he was called to the intersection of 13th Avenue and 21st Street Tuesday around 11 p.m. in response to a domestic dispute report.
Officials continue to investigate the incident.
Mitchell is scheduled to appear in Recorder's Court Thursday at 2 p.m.