Rome Police Department

A sleeping Rome man was woken up early Monday morning to a man holding his hands down while he took his wallet.

According to Rome police reports:

The man told police he was sleeping in his East Ninth Street residence around 5:30 a.m. Monday when suspect came in through his unlocked front door and robbed him of his wallet, containing $65, IDs and his food stamp card.

Police noted in their report the man was drunk and was having trouble standing on his own. The man could not provide a description of the suspect.