Derrick Demmond Watkins, 34 of Silver Creek, was arrested this week after reports said he choked and beat a woman in front of a child.

Reports stated that Watkins caused the woman to bleed from the mouth, as well as suffering scrapes to the knee and hand.

Watkins also allegedly broke two cellphones belonging to the victim.

The incident occurred at a home on Woodberry Drive.

Watkins is charged with aggravated assault, battery, criminal trespass and cruelty to children.