YORK – Dominyk M. Timmerman, 21, of Lincoln has been charged with strangulation and the case has been bound over to York County District Court.

Timmerman is accused of choking another man during an altercation in York.

According to court documents, the York Police Department was dispatched to an apartment in York on the reprot of two men fighting.

When they arrived at the scene, a man told them that he had gotten into an altercation with Timmerman and at some point, Timmerman pushed him down on a bed, grabbed his throat and choked him. The man allegedly told police he had trouble breathing.

The man said eventually someone else was able to separate the two and Timmerman left.

The responding officer wrote in his affidavit that he could see marks on the other man’s neck.

The charge against Timmerman is a Class 3A felony, which carries a possible maximum sentence of three years in prison, a $10,000 fine and 9-18 months of post-release supervision upon conviction.

Arraignment proceedings are pending in District Court.