Polk County EMT charged with battery/domestic violence

Last Updated: Sunday, August 20, 2017, 11:54 AM EDT

A Polk County Fire Rescue EMT was arrested and facing serious charges after an altercation with his wife. 

Officials said Stephen Blood, 35, grabbed and pushed his wife during an argument, pinning her against a wall. 

He is also accused of putting his forearm on his wife's neck. 

Blood was arrested on a battery/domestic violence charge. 

He is being held in the Polk County jail on a $5,000 bond.