James P. Brown age 30 of New Castle DE, was charged with Strangulation, Simple Assault, Terroristic Threats, and Harassment, following a domestic disturbance. The incident occurred on Tuesday July 28, 2020 at 8:07 p.m., in the 400 block of Newark Road in New Garden Township. The victim told police Brown threatened to shoot her prior to hitting her in the face, and placing both his hands around her neck, applying pressure, making it difficult to breathe. Brown was taken into custody and transported to Chester County Prison for processing and arraignment. He was committed after failing to post bail. The case is pending a preliminary hearing.