Police say a Rome man struck another man who was attempting to drive away from a fight causing that person to hit a parked vehicle, according to Floyd County Jail reports.

According to the reports:

John Raushawn Watkins, 26, was outside his Forsyth Street home when he struck the other person in the face as they attempted to leave the area. He is charged with misdemeanor simple battery and felony first degree criminal damage to property.

Watkins remained in jail on Tuesday morning on $1,300 bond.

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