Jorge Mondragon-Alvarez, age 29, of Chester, was arrested and charged with Strangulation, Terroristic Threats, Simple Assault, Criminal Mischief, Harassment and Disorderly Conduct, following a call for a domestic disturbance. The incident occurred on Tuesday September 21, 2021 at 3:38 a.m., in the 100 block of Pine Street, in New Garden Township. Upon arrival, significant bruising was observed on the victim’s arms and knees. The victim told police that during a verbal argument, Mondragon-Alvarez threw her to the floor, placing his knees on her chest and hands around her throat, causing her to struggle to breath. Mondragon-Alvarez then slapped her multiple times and punched her in the side of the head. He punched walls in the residence and smashed the victim’s phone. Mondragon-Alvarez was taken into custody and told the victim he would kill her upon his release from jail. Mondragon-Alvarez was transported to the Chester County Prison for processing and arraignment. He was committed after failing to post bail. The case is pending a preliminary hearing.