Man arrested on aggravated assault charge

September 23, 2019–10:30 p.m.


A 29-year old Rome man was arrested at his Jones Bend Road home late Sunday on charges of aggravated assault and aggravated battery.

According to Floyd County Jail records, Robert Walker Epps grabbed a woman by the throat and then hit her in the nose with his forearm.

The victim sustained a broken nose and was transported by EMS to the hospital where she received stitches.

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