O'Fallon, MO (KSDK) - Charges have been filed against a 21-year-old O'Fallon, Missouri man for allegedly choking a woman.

James Gasperoni has been charged with second-degree assault.

Police say they received a call shortly before 2 a.m. Tuesday morning for an assault in the 1300 block of Manuka Drive. When officers arrived the 29-year-old woman told police she was choked and repeatedly hit in the face.

The victim was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say Gasperoni and the victim know each other, but did not disclose their relationship.

Gasperoni is held on a $25,000 bond.