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'Home Improvement' star arrested for allegedly choking girlfriend

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"Home improvement" star Zachery Ty Bryan was arrested in Oregon on Oct. 16 after allegedly choking his girlfriend, a report states.

Zachery Ty Bryan smiling for the camera © Lane County Sheriff's Office Zachery Ty Bryan

According to TMZ, neighbors called police in Eugene, Oregon, after hearing a scuffle coming from an apartment. When police arrived, the found the actor, who played Tim Allen's eldest son on the popular sitcom, sitting outside the apartment unit. His girlfriend, meanwhile, was hiding at a friend's place nearby.

As police questioned the two of them, the woman claimed that Zachery, 39, put his hands around her throat and squeezed. In addition, the woman alleged that she tried calling 911 during the midst of the incident, but said Zachery took her phone away.

She ultimately escaped to her friend's place.

Zachery Ty Bryan posing for the camera © Matt Baron/BEI/Shutterstock Zachery Ty Bryan

Zachery was arrested on charges of felony strangulation and fourth-degree assault and interfering with making a report, both of which are misdemeanors.

As of Oct. 17, Zachery was still in jail in Lane County.

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