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Authorities have issued a murder warrant for a Rome teenager for the Tuesday night murder of Richard Jermaine Boatner, 35, of 131 Dodd Blvd., at the Cottis Inn off Martha Berry Boulevard. Police are seeking Cody Deangelo Thompson, 18, of 154 Reservoir St.

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The Georgia Supreme Court denied the request for a new trial from a man who was sentenced to life without parole in the April 2015 shooting of Detavious Jamalcom Milner during a party on Copeland Street.

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The Georgia Supreme Court denied the request for a new trial from a man who was sentenced to life without parole in the April 2015 shooting of Detavious Jamalcom Milner during a party on Copeland Street.

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A Rome Floyd Metro Task Force officer busted a Chattooga County man with at several different types of drugs - including meth, pills and possibly heroin -  in western Floyd County, reports stated.

A Rome man stopped downtown for a traffic violation faces felony drug charges after police recovered marijuana and two different types of pills from his vehicle.

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A search of a man's home has resulted in his arrest after police found a gun hidden in a laundry basket.

This Ford pickup truck was traveling north on Old Dalton Road when it went off into the ditch and then was propelled out into the roadway said Pfc. Craig Stanfield with Floyd County police. The woman was trapped in her vehicle and told EMS responders that she was going 45 mph. She was taken …

Floyd County Police have charged a Rome man with felony possession  of a Schedule I controlled substance following an investigation at his home.

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A Rome man is jailed for allegedly possessing methamphetamine after police found a glass pipe with some substance in it on the suspect at a location on Martha Berry Boulevard.

A Shannon man who is being housed at Coastal State Prison near Savannah was brought back to the Floyd County Jail to face meth and obstruction charges.

A Walnut Avenue business was broken into sometime between Nov. 14 and this past Wednesday and multiple items — including two safes and a handgun — were stolen.

Police rescued a man Wednesday night who reportedly jumped into the Oostanaula River Wednesday night despondent over the death of the 41st U.S. president.