Albert Simpson, 33, of Rome was arrested this week for attacking his wife.
Simpson allegedly grabbed his wife by the throat and cut off her air supply. As a result, she has visible bruising around her neck. The altercation was in front of their two-year-old daughter.
According to police reports, during the altercation, Simpson also threw a coffee table at the victim’s television valued at $300. He also caused damage to the front and back doors of the residence.
Simpson is charged with felony aggravated assault, misdemeanor cruelty to children in the third degree, and misdemeanor criminal trespass.