Police responded to a domestic dispute on Manning Lake Road where they say a Rome man beat and stabbed another individual in the stomach.
According to Floyd County Jail reports:
Michael Wade Hastings, 29, of 83 Manning Lake Road, was arrested Monday afternoon at his home. Hastings struck the victim in the back of the head with a closed fist and stabbed him in the stomach disfiguring his body.
He is being charged with felony aggravated assault, aggravated battery and misdemeanor battery all under the family violence act.