Michael Dykes, 39, and Haley Laray Dykes, 32, both of Rome, were arrested this week after police said they got into a physical altercation in front of a small child.

Reports said that Michael grabbed Haley and attempted to carry her out of the home.

Reports added that Haley struck Michael in the face with her fist.

Police not did indicate which interaction occurred first.

Both are charged with simple battery and cruelty to children.