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Man charged for allegedly strangling and assaulting wife

Henderson Twp.–

A 28-year-old Jefferson County man is facing charges for allegedly strangling and assaulting his wife at a Henderson Township residence last week.

Felony charges of strangulation, as well as misdemeanor charges of simple assault and harassment have been filed against Kyle Lee by Punxsutawney-based State Police.

Lee is alleged to have strangled and assaulted his wife during an early morning fight April 20th.

He was arraigned and then freed on $30,000 bail.

The preliminary hearing is set for May 24th.