Man Not Heading To Trial In Strangling Case

The Wichita County Grand Jury did not find probable cause in the case against James Rowe and the case has been dismissed.

Wichita Falls police say they received a call about an assault March 2nd. Police found James Rowe in the parking lot and arrested him for public intoxication.

The victim told police Rowe had put both hands around her neck and tried to strangle her. Victim said she was having a hard time breathing and was losing air as Rowe was applying pressure to her neck with his hands. Victim stated she felt pain.

Rowe was originally charged with Assault Family Violence.