A boyfriend is charged with assaulting his girlfriend and her daughter.
Rocky Mount police arrested 28-year-old Martez Staton after responding to a call around 10:00 Monday night on North Raleigh Road.
Staton is charged with assault by strangulation, assault on a female, and assault on a child under 12. He was issued a 48 hour domestic violence hold and was transported to the Edgecombe County Jail.
EMS responded to provide medical assistance to the victims.