A Rome man was jailed after allegedly assaulting a woman and detaining her in his vehicle for well over 30 minutes.
According to Floyd County Jail reports:
Micah Nevin Dempsey, 26, of 37 Williamsburg Drive, was arrested Tuesday night and charged with felony false imprisonment, a felony probation violation and the misdemeanors simple battery and criminal trespassing.
Dempsey yanked a woman’s hair and pulled an earring out of her ear while driving around West Rome between 5 and 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. He also threw her cellphone out of the window during the ride through Rome.
He refused to take the 20-year-old victim to her home or let her out of the car. He was arrested at the intersection of Shorter Avenue and Elm Street.
Dempsey was being held in the Floyd County Jail without bond Wednesday.