Coretta Diane Stevenson, 43 of Rome, was arrested this week after police said she pepper-sprayed a child at Bojangles on Martha Berry Blvd.
Reports said that Stevenson rolled down her window while engaged in a verbal dispute with another woman. During the argument Stevenson went inside the restaurant and proceed to spray the woman and child with the pepper spray.
The woman and child were transported to Floyd Medical Center for treatment.
Stevenson is charged with two counts of battery and felony cruelty to children.