Dale Jackson Early, 23 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said he seriously injured a 21 year-old pregnant female during an altercation on Villamar Drive.

Reports said that  Early grabbed the woman by the neck, leaving visible marks, before beating her in the face with his fist and repeatedly biting her.

Reports added that a door frame of the home was also damaged by Early.

Officers went on to say that when they arrived on scene Early refused to cooperate.

Early is charged with aggravated assault, battery of a pregnant woman, criminal trespass, obstruction.