Man charged with aggravated assault

August 18, 2022–6:05 p.m.


A 58-year-old Rome man was arrested Wednesday following an alleged assault at his Topaz Drive home.

According to Floyd County Jail records, Mark Anthony Washington hit one victim on the head twice with a broom and then placed a second victim in fear for her life by taking a fighting stance while holding a knife.

Washington then unintentionally caused a cut to a third victim’s hand.

He is charged with aggravated assault, battery, and reckless conduct.

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