Man charged with assault, battery

January 28, 2021–6:23 p.m.


A Rome man was arrested at his Dean Avenue residence Wednesday on charges of aggravated assault and battery.

According to Floyd County Jail records, 46-year old Marlin Jermaine Johnson punched a woman in the face multiple times, causing two busted lips and a knot on her head.

He also allegedly put his hands around the victim’s neck and squeezed.

The victim told police that she was in fear for her life.

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