NLCRPD charged the defendant with domestic violence related offenses after an assault and strangulation at a residence located in the 200 block of west Burkholder Drive in Clay Township.JOSE ANTONIO ROSARIO was charged the offenses of simple assault, terroristic threats, and harassment. It was reported that during the course of the assault the defendant held his hand in a manner covering the face of the victim causing her difficulty in breathing. This was during an afternoon domestic dispute that began after the defendant was reportedly involved in a physical altercation with the victim, assaulting her and threatening her by telling her i" if you call the cops - I will put you six feet under".
The victim later called the NLCRPD who completed reporting and charged the defendant with the offenses specified. The defendant was arrested and processed at the NLCRPD booking center prior to being transported for further legal process.