Report: Man choked woman, damaged her vehicle

November 29, 2020–6:15 p.m.


A 41-year old Silver Creek man was arrested at his Rockmart Highway residence Saturday on charges of aggravated assault and battery.

According to Floyd County Jail records, John Randolph Weatherby grabbed the female victim by the hair and throat, choking her.

The report stated the victim was unable to breathe.

Weatherby also allegedly busted out the driver’s side window of the victim’s vehicle, resulting in an additional charge of criminal damage to property.

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