Morris William Parker, 38 of Rome, was arrested this week after police said he attacked a woman with a PVC pipe and then proceeded to choke her by the throat.

Reports said that Parker hit the woman in the right leg with his poles.  They added that he also took the victim’s cellphone away and tossed it across the room before taking a swing at her.

The incident occurred at the couple’s home on Pressley Street

Parker is charged with aggravated assault, simple battery, simple assault and obstruction of a person making a 911 call.