Man charged with aggravated assault

January 29, 2020–6:14 a.m.


A 42-year old Rome man was jailed early Tuesday on a felony warrant charging him with aggravated assault.

According to the warrant, Mahendra Lakhram pointed a knife at a woman during an altercation at his Westhaven Drive home back on January 12.

He also allegedly shoved the victim into a couch, causing visible injuries.

The incident occurred in the presence of two children.

Lakhram is also charged with battery and 3rd-degree cruelty to children.

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