A Macon County man is facing a felony charge following an alleged assault.
Steven Brand, 33, of Excello, Missouri, is charged with domestic assault.
He has been released on his own recognizance, with special conditions.
He is not allowed to contact the victim. He also must contact the Macon County Sheriff's Office at least once each day.
Brand is accused of choking the victim after hitting her in the head.
Steven Brand is scheduled to make his first court appearance on May 23.