Fermin Arteaga-Roman, 51 of Carrollton, was arrested in Rome this week after he reportedly tried to kill or severely injure a woman at a home on Old Summerville Road.

Police said that Arteaga-Roman placed his arms around the victim’s neck in an effort to prevent her from breathing.

Reports added that the incident resulted in the victim having pain to speak, swallow and eat for several days.

Arteaga-Roman is charged with aggravated assault.