MOATSVILLE, W.Va (WDTV) - A Barbour County man has been arrested for strangulation and other crimes he is accused of committing a month prior. On Monday, the Barbour County Sheriff’s department was called to a house in Moatsville for a domestic situation. At the scene, the victim was crying and told a deputy that Robert Allen Swiger put his hands around her neck and choked her, according to the criminal complaint. Swiger, 31, also allegedly threatened to kill the victim. Swiger reportedly ran out the back of the house and deputies say he was placed in custody after a short foot pursuit.