Police: Girlfriend assaulted after complaining of man's gas

Christopher Ragsdale (Wichita County Sheriff's Office)

WICHITA FALLS, Tex. (AP) - Police say a Texas man accused of choking and headbutting his girlfriend because she complained about the smell of his flatulence has been jailed on an assault charge.

Officers responded to a home in Wichita Falls, Texas, on Sunday afternoon following a report that Christopher Ragsdale had assaulted his girlfriend.

Police say in a probable cause affidavit that the woman said Ragsdale assaulted her after she told him his gas smelled horrible.

Ragsdale remains jailed Wednesday on a complaint of assault family violence.

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