A Rome man remained in jail on an $11,200 bond Wednesday morning, on accusations he abused his elderly grandfather.
According to Floyd County Jail reports and warrants:
Robert Harold Whorton Jr., 43, closed his grandfather's hand in a door, causing cuts and possibly dislocating a finger.
Whorton is charged with felony abuse of an elder and a probation violation. he is also charged with misdemeanor battery under the Family Violence Act.