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Report: Man bit police officer

October 1, 2020–8:00 a.m.


A 41-year old Rome man is facing charges of aggravated assault and aggravated battery following his arrest on Dibrell Street Tuesday.

According to Floyd County Jail records, Christopher Dyconda Finley attempted to hit another person with a hammer.

During his arrest, Finley bit a Rome Police Officer’s left forearm and attempted to bite another officer.

Finley then took an officer’s baton and tried to use it against the police.

He also allegedly tried to take a taser off one of the officers.

Finley is also charged with the removal of a weapon from a public official, felony obstruction, and possession of drug-related objects.