MANATEE — A Bradenton man was charged with battery after an argument with his girlfriend turned physical, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.
Ryan Todd Kelly, 32, was arrested at 11:44 a.m. Monday at the home he shares with the victim.
The victim told deputies she and Kelly were arguing because they were stressed out. Kelly struck her in the head three times with his fist, according to the report, although no injuries were visible on the victim.
Kelly was being held without bond.