Erica Faye York, 29 of Rome, was arrested on Monday after she allegedly hit a 51 year-old man and then his wife in the face and arms with a closed fist.
Reports stated that the couple’s juvenile child watched the attack take place. They added that York also caused neighbors to stop and watch after she began to curse and yell at the victims.
While being booked into the Floyd County Jail, York is accused of hitting a deputy with a closed fist to the left side of his face, causing his lower lip to bleed.
York is charged with simple battery against a police officer, one of cruelty to children, disorderly conduct and two counts of simple battery.