Man charged with aggravated assault

May 23, 2019--10:04 a.m.


A 34-year old Rome man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly tried to strike another man with a machete.

According to Floyd County Jail records, Hosea Mac Henderson Jr. is charged with aggravated assault in connection with the incident that occurred at his East 16th Street residence.

Henderson then reportedly threatened to “burn” the victim upon his release from jail.

Henderson was also charged with terroristic threats and acts and a probation violation.


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