Okechukwu Ike Ehiogu, 29 of Rome, was arrested Thursday after he was accused of grabbing a 20 year-old woman around the neck and then pushing her into a car.

Reports stated that Ehiogu attacked the woman after she tried to walk away during a verbal altercation. Reports went on to say that he then attempted to confine the victim so that he could repeatedly hit her.

Ehiogu is charged with false imprisonment and simple battery.