There is no custom code to display.

There is no custom code to display.

Man charged in March 8 assault and burglary

Sunday, July 16, 2023–7:15 p.m.

-Floyd County Jail records-

Johnathan Lee Asher

A Cedartown man has been arrested in connection with an assault and burglary that occurred back on March 8 on Covered Springs Road in Rome.

According to the arrest warrants:

45-year-old Jonathan Lee Asher forced his way into the woman’s home, damaging the door frame.

He then punched the victim in the face and struck her in the head with a sharpened object, causing a severe laceration.

The victim had to get staples to close the wound and also sustained bruising to her eyes and a busted lip.

Asher and the victim used to have a relationship.

He is charged with aggravated assault, 1st-degree burglary, and battery.