ABILENE, Texas -

An Abilene man allegedly tried to pay off a police officer after assaulting a woman at his home on Kirkwood Street Thursday night.

According to police, 25-year-old Jerron Hudnell hit the woman's several times and choked her. Officers said she suffered various injuries. 

Once arrested and seated inside a patrol car, Hudnell allegedly offered an officer $50 to let him go. 

Hudnell is charged with third degree felony assault and second degree felony bribery. As of Saturday, he is in the Taylor County Jail on $50,000 total bond.