Village police in Sleepy Hollow tell The Journal News (http://lohud.us/ZqO384 ) that 49-year-old Christopher Howson attempted to strangle his wife in their home early Saturday. The police say he then called 911 himself.
Police responded and found the 47-year-old woman unresponsive and in cardiac arrest. She was taken to a hospital in critical condition.
The victim's name was not immediately released.
Howson was arrested on charges including attempted murder. He is scheduled to appear in court Monday.
Get Eyewitness News Delivered