Deputies: Farmington man strangled victim until she passed out

A 24-year-old Farmington man was arrested by investigators in Ontario County during the early-morning hours of Thursday.

According to deputies, Chaizecharles N. Pilgrim, 24, of Farmington was arrested on a warrant for second-degree strangulation.

They say an investigation revealed that during the course of physically abusing an unnamed victim the day before — Pilgrim placed his hands around the victim’s neck and applied pressure until she lost consciousness.

After the arrest, Pilgrim was arraigned and remanded to the Ontario County Jail on $25,000 cash bail or $50,000 secured bond.

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