WATERTOWN — A Watertown man faces charges after allegedly choking and woman and being found in possession of 15.74 grams of methamphetamine, 1.2 grams of heroin and 45 plastic bags commonly used to package them.
City police charged George D. Robinson Jr., 36, of 604 Pine St., with misdemeanor criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation, felony second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia, felony and misdemeanor third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance at 1:24 a.m. Monday at his residence.
Police said Mr. Robinson chocked Ravan Frangione after grabbing her by the neck and pushing her against the dresser. He also allegedly had 56 tablets of Clonazepam, a schedule four controlled substance.
Mr. Robinson was held pending arraignment in City Court.