A man assaulted his wife Sept. 18 on Knoll Creek Court, police said.
Christopher A. Rutland, 29, of the 700 block of Boellner Drive in Hazelwood, was charged Sept. 19 in St. Louis County Circuit Court with second-degree domestic assault.
Hazelwood police said Rutland injured his wife by hitting her, body slamming her and choking her until she lost consciousness in the 5400 block of Knoll Creek Court in Hazelwood.
Rutland is being held in the St. Louis County Justice Center. Bail was set at $20,000.
If you have experienced or know someone who has experienced domestic or sexual violence, find resources through the St. Louis Ending Violence Against Women Network (SLEVAWN) or call the Safe Connections 24-hour crisis hotline at 314-531-2003.