A 23-year-old Coos Bay man was arrested Monday on suspicion of choking his girlfriend, according to a Coos County Sheriff press release.
About 11:40 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the 91000 block of Pemberton Lane in Coos Bay for a reported trespass. Deputies contacted the suspect, Robert Day. Day insisted he did nothing wrong and left the property when asked to do so.
Deputies contacted the parties at the residence and learned a physical altercation had taken place between Day and his 17-year-old girlfriend. Deputies were told Day had pushed his girlfriend down on the ground and later strangled her for at least 20 seconds before someone stepped in and physically pulled him off of her.
While speaking with the victim, deputies learned the victim was having a sexual relationship with Day. Day was arrested on charges of Assault IV Domestic, Strangulation and Sex Abuse III. Robert was transported to the Coos County Jail, where he was booked and held on $30,000.00 bail.