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Report: Rome man had sex with 14-year-old girl

A Rome man is charged with felony statutory rape, child molestation and fornication and was held with a $11,200 bond Friday morning.

According to Floyd County Jail reports:

Matthew Lee Owens, 20, had sexual relations with a 14-year-old female. Rome police stated in their report that the two were not married.

Woman charged with burglary, meth

A woman remained in jail Friday morning with a $16,500 bond she was arrested outside a residence on Avenue A on felony first degree burglary, meth possession and firearm possession charges.

According to jail reports:

Regina Dawn Gann, 54, who was listed in the jail report as homeless, reportedly had meth on her when she broke into the home. She also had a firearm when she entered the home, along with a scale and a glass smoking pipe. She is charged with misdemeanor drug-related object possession.

Armuchee man charged with meth

An Armuchee man remained in jail with a $10,100 bond Friday morning after Floyd County police arrested him outside a residence in Armuchee on drug-related charges.

According to jail reports:

Eric Lee Waddell, 33, had meth and smoking devices when county police arrested him. He is charged with felony meth possession and misdemeanor drug related-object possession.

Olivia Morley, staff writer