Man charged in strangulation incident over a speakerphone
Emmanuel P. Reyes, 29 of Lac Du Flambeau-was charged August 15 with Felony-Strangulation and Suffocation and Misdemeanor charges of Battery and Disorderly Conduct.
Reyes was reportedly involved in an incident in the City of Tomahawk on August 10 during which he was reportedly involved in an altercation with a female party.
According to court records, Reyes reportedly became upset after the victim turned the speakerphone off during a phone conversation. Reyes demanded to know why she turned the speakerphone off then reportedly threw a lighter at the victim. Reyes then reportedly dragged the victim by her hair into a bedroom and choked the victim several times. The victim reportedly suffers from a heart concidtion which reportedly caused her to lose consciousness as a result.