Dalton Zane Hutchens Jr, 19 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said he attempted to kill the mother of his child.

Reports said that Hutchens hit the victim in the face then knocked her the woman on a couch before getting on top of her in an effort to strangle her.

The incident occurred back on April 17th at a home on 2nd Street.

Hutchens is charged with aggravated assault, battery and simple battery.