ST. CLOUD - A 25-year-old St. Cloud man has been arrested for allegedly hitting and choking a woman.

St. Cloud police were called to the 1400 block of 12th Avenue North just before 11:00 p.m. last (Thursday) night.

Jaret Hobson is accused of hitting a 22-year-old woman in the mouth and ear.  When she tried to call 911, he took her phone away and strangled her.  Witnesses were able to call police, and Hobson was arrested.