Carlos Ramos Vicente, 33 of Rome, was arrested this week after he was accused of beating a victim repeatedly with a belt on the back, which resulted in severe bruising.

Reports also stated that two juvenile children were in the next room over listening to the attack occur.

Reports added that the offense occurred on January 17th at a home on Cleveland Avenue.

Vicente is charged with battery and two counts of cruelty to children in the 3rd degree.