WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Wilmington Police say a man was arrested after he choked, and dragged a woman down the sidewalk of Market Street Friday night.
According to investigators, around 9 p.m. David Earl Malpass ran after the female victim after she got out of her car. That's when they say he choked her and dragged her down the sidewalk.
Police found Malpass in the 200 block of Market Street and arrested him. They say he was uncooperative and tried to kick the window of the patrol car out.
He is charged with assault on a female and assault by strangulation.