Caleb Chase Chasteen, 29 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said he hit another person in the head with his hand.

The incident occurred in front of two minor children at a home on Chateau Drive.

After arriving at the jail Chastain was found Hydrocodone.

Chasteen is charged with simple battery, two counts cruelty to children, possession of a schedule II controlled substance and unlawful possession of contraband by an inmate.