According to Floyd County Jail records:
Thomas Anthony Brooks, 26, of 206 East Fourth Ave., Apt. 4, was arrested by Rome police around 5:30 a.m. He was charged with simple battery and possession of marijuana.
Police said Brooks extinguished a cigarette on a woman’s forehead, causing a serious burn, and also choked her and pushed her through a doorway during an altercation. Officers said they discovered Brooks with a glass pipe in his possession during his arrest that had suspected marijuana residue inside it.
Brooks remains in jail without bail.