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Man charged for choking woman

A Wadena man was charged May 28 with domestic assault and domestic assault by strangulation for allegedly holding a woman to the ground and choking her.

On May 28, Wadena police responded to a domestic disturbance on Dayton Avenue where Scott David Reger, 31, had allegedly physically abused and choked a woman, according to court documents. Reger allegedly told police he became frustrated when the woman tried to leave the residence so he "took her to the ground."

A neighbor heard the woman screaming and went outside, court records said. The neighbor told police he saw Reger choking the woman with his hands.