A Hudson Valley man has been arrested and charged for choking his 15-year old pregnant stepdaughter in their apartment.

Trashaun Mosley, 34, has been charged with one count of obstruction of breathing, a misdemeanor, and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

Mosley was arraigned in Saugerties village court and sent to Ulster County jail. He was also ordered to stay away from the victim.

The girl, who is 8-months pregnant, was sent to a local hospital to be evaluated by her doctor, according to the Daily Freeman.