William Fergus Jones Jr., 55 of Silver Creek, was arrested this week after an altercation with a woman in which she said he choked her and placed her in fear of her life.

Reports stated that the altercation occurred at a home on Wax Road back on August 30th of this year.

The victim reported that Jones would then not allow her to call 911 for help.

Jones is charged with felony aggravated assault and misdemeanor simple battery and hindering an emergency call.