ST. CLOUD -- A St. Cloud man is jailed after he allegedly choked his girlfriend Friday morning.

Police were called to the 300 block of 6th Avenue South before 8:00 a.m. on a report of a domestic assault.

Officers met with a 22-year-old woman who said her boyfriend held her down by her neck and restricted her breathing. Police arrived and when they tried to talk to Adam Wachutka, he fled on foot.

Wachutka was arrested after a three block foot chase.

He's jailed on suspicion of felony assault.