Devin B. Daniels, 24, of 1620 Huntington St., Apt. P4, was charged by Watertown police Monday night with criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation.
Mr. Daniels is accused of grabbing Renee M. Daniels by her throat and squeezing her neck until she could not breathe. Police said the incident occurred about 2 p.m. in their apartment. Mr. Daniels was arrested later in the 300 block of Academy Street.
Mr. Daniels was held at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building on $500 police bail, pending arraignment.