A 17 year old Horlick High School Student has been charged with Strangulation and Suffocation, and Disorderly Conduct. Aaron Chones was given a $3,000 bond amount after making his initial appearance.
According to the criminal complaint, on June 1st, Racine Police were notified that one student had choked another student during 8th hour on May 31st. The defendant came up behind the other student and placed his arm around his neck in a choke hold. The victim thought at first the defendant was joking but realized he wasn’t and tapped the defendant on the shoulder to stop it. Witnesses also stated to police that the defendant put the victim into a choke hold and that they could see the victim turn blue.