New Castle man accused of strangling girlfriend

A New Castle man is facing strangulation charges.  New castle police say 32-year-old Gary Scott was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly attacked his 30-year-old girlfriend. The woman says Scott dragged her by the hair and choked her.  Scott is facing a class d felony charge of strangulation as well as a misdemeanor battery charge.  He is currently being held in the Henry County Jail without bond.