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      Police: Man broke into Whiting Hotel room and strangled victim

      Police say Taylor Berg, 27, broke down the victim's door and strangled him until he passed out.

      A Traverse City man is facing assault charges after police say he tried to strangle a man at the Whiting Hotel earlier this month.

      Police say Taylor Berg, 27, broke down the victim's door and strangled him until he passed out.

      Berg is facing charges of first degree home invasion, assault by strangulation and other charges.

      The victim was treated at Munson Hospital and is recovering.