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Saturday 09/20/2014
Car seat, straw lead to arrests of man, woman on burglary charges
Posted: September 20, 2014

A car seat that had been moved and a piece of straw on a man’s pants led to the arrests of a Dalton man and woman accused of burglary.

Authorities: 18-year-old Levi Weaver shot, killed by Polk County jail administrator
Updated: September 20, 2014 - 10:46 am

UPDATE: Authorities say they could have preliminary autopsy results Saturday in the officer involved shooting death of a Cedartown man.

Roswell man flips SUV on U.S. 411
Updated: September 20, 2014 - 7:22 pm

Officials say Chad Benjamin, 24, of Roswell, was driving toward Rome at 2:50 p.m. Friday when he drove off U.S. 411, near Woodlawn Baptist Church. His black Chevrolet Trailblazer traveled approximately 300 feet and flipped before it came to a stop. Benjamin exited his vehicle and climbed up a ravine, where authorities found him after the wreck. “His first statement was he fell asleep and ran off the road,” said Floyd County police officer Carlos Ribot. Pictured is Rome firefighter Brandon Hindmon.

Hitchhiker accused of pulling knife on GSP trooper
Posted: September 20, 2014

A Calhoun man who allegedly pulled a knife on a Georgia State Patrol trooper was behind bars at the Floyd County Jail on Friday.

Man who slit throat in front of officer jailed on theft charges
Posted: September 20, 2014

A Rome man who slit his own throat while being interviewed by a Floyd County police investigator was jailed Friday on theft charges.

Floyd County Jail reports, 8 a.m. Sept. 20
Updated: September 21, 2014 - 12:51 am

The Floyd County Jail issues its reports twice each day, at 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Clerk accused of using customer’s credit card
Posted: September 20, 2014

A Shannon woman was behind bars at the Floyd County Jail on Friday, charged with stealing and using a credit card.

Man charged with stealing motorcycles from Old Summerville Road home, East Rome Walmart
Posted: September 20, 2014

A Rome man was jailed Friday for allegedly stealing two motorcycles.

Man accused of stealing dead mother’s jewelry
Posted: September 20, 2014

A man accused of stealing his dead mother’s jewelry remained in jail Friday without bond, Floyd County Jail reports state.

Warrant: Cedartown man under the influence while walking down U.S. 27
Posted: September 20, 2014

A Cedartown man accused of walking down U.S. 27 while under the influence alcohol was found with suspected meth during his arrest, Floyd County Jail reports state.

Friday 09/19/2014
Floyd County Jail report, Sept. 19, 8 p.m.
Updated: September 19, 2014 - 8:39 pm

The Floyd County jail releases arrest reports twice a day, at 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Police: Calhoun parents arrested after 4-year-old child found in roadway
Updated: September 19, 2014 - 3:13 pm

Calhoun Police Department officers arrested a man and woman accused of leaving their small children alone at home.

Man sets up infrared trail cam to catch thief at night
Posted: September 19, 2014

Floyd County police investigators arrested a 21-year-old Rome man Thursday in connection with a string of automobile break-ins last month in the Birchfield subdivision in Armuchee.

Jail: Rome woman attacks another deputy
Updated: September 19, 2014 - 9:29 am

A jailed Rome woman accused of hitting a Floyd County sheriff’s deputy Wednesday faces more charges for allegedly hitting another deputy early Thursday morning.

Floyd County Jail reports Sept. 19, 8 a.m.
Posted: September 19, 2014

The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Man charged with making false statements, writings
Posted: September 19, 2014

An Alabama man accused of using an alias to fill out a driver’s license application back in 2011 was behind bars at the Floyd County Jail on Thursday.

Report: Woman hit man with vehicle charged with felony aggravated assault
Updated: September 19, 2014 - 10:20 am

A Rome woman is charged with felony aggravated assault after she allegedly hit a man with her vehicle, according to Floyd County Jail reports.

Silver Creek woman charged with harboring fugitive
Posted: September 19, 2014

A Silver Creek woman was arrested and charged with harboring a fugitive after she refused to tell officers a person they were looking for was at her residence, according to Floyd County Jail reports.

Report: Woman found with drug-related objects
Posted: September 19, 2014

Officers arrested a Rome woman after she was found with several drug-related items and suspected methamphetamine, according to Floyd County Jail reports.

Thursday 09/18/2014
Floyd County Jail report, Sept. 18, 8 p.m.
Posted: September 18, 2014

The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day, at 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Tuesday 11/12/2013
1. UPDATE: Video released of Adairsville shootout
Updated: January 02, 2014 - 7:33 pm

Adairsville police have released video footage from a patrol car dashboard camera of a shootout at a Hardee's from last week.

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Wednesday 11/06/2013
2. Sinkhole found under Cave Spring quadruplex
Updated: November 07, 2013 - 12:52 pm

CAVE SPRING — A large sinkhole under a Park Street apartment forced one tenant to find somewhere else to stay Tuesday night, said Cave Spring fire officials.

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