A Rome man was in jail without bail on felony assault charges Sunday night.
According to Floyd County Jail records:
Joel Wayne Davis, 26, of 205 E. Seventh St. is charged with felony aggravated assault and misdemeanor battery under the Family Violence Act. He’s also facing a misdemeanor charge of criminal trespass.
Davis is accused of forcing himself into a residence that he was banned from early Sunday morning, chasing the victim with a pocket knife and hitting and scratching her.