Allen William Ott, 53 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said he became physical with a nurse at Advent Redmond Hospital.

Police said that Ott slammed a door in the face of a nurse while threatening them. When officers were dispatched, Ott allegedly spit in their face numerous times while being led out of the hospital.

Reports added that Ott was yelling profanity at the staff while being placed under arrest.

Ott is charged with three counts simple assault, disorderly conduct and obstruction of law enforcement.