Gulfport man accused of choking juvenile

Gulfport man accused of choking juvenile

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - A 30-year-old man is behind bars, accused of choking a juvenile in Gulfport.

Emmanuel Lee McClendon of Gulfport is charged with aggravated domestic assault. His arrest comes after a juvenile showed up at Memorial Hospital with injuries that appeared to be caused from being choked. Authorities investigated and a warrant was issued for McClendon's arrest.

Gulfport Police arrested McClendon on Sunday without incident. His bond is set at $20,000. He was taken to Harrison County Jail.

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