Tesha Rai Arnold, 36 of Rome, was arrested on North Broad Street after she allegedly hit a man in the mouth at a business on Shorter Avenue.

Reports stated that she appeared drunk and disorderly while becoming being verbally abusive to people at the business.  They added that when they began to place her under arrest she kicked a police officer.

Arnold is charged with two counts of battery, public drunk, disorderly conduct and three counts of felony obstruction.