Husband arrested after strangling wife in San Carlos: authorities

SAN CARLOS, Calif. (KRON) — A husband from San Carlos was arrested on a charge of domestic violence after strangling his wife Saturday morning, the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office announced in a press release.

The incident happened around 8:55 a.m. when a verbal argument between the husband and wife turned physical inside their residence on the 2200 block of Howard Avenue.

Once the confrontation turned physical, the husband then grabbed the wife’s phone and threw it away from her.

The 38-year-old man was later charged for a misdemeanor of “damage wireless communication,” authorities said.