Rome man behind bars after a failed bribery attempt
Wednesday, June 13, 2018- 12:17 p.m. 
FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS
 
A Rome man has been jailed after trying to convince officers to let him out of a traffic stop. 
 
According to Rome Police, 40-year old Ashley Alton Diamond of a Woodward St address was initially stopped by Rome Police for a mirror equipment violation. 
 
Diamond reportedly tried to bribe an officer that he would “do anything” to let him go. 
 
Diamond was arrested and charged with bribery, driving on a suspended license and mirror equipment violation. 
 
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The Rome-Floyd Fire Department and the City of Rome invite the public to the dedication of the Rome Firefighters Memorial Plaza.
Two are arrested for having stolen firearms, and a man is jailed after breaking into a vehicle and exposing himself.
According to Floyd County Jail records, Owen Marcus Phillips of a New Rosedale Road address had intercourse with a minor under the age of 16 and videotaped it.
This closing will be in effect due to Public Works replacing a cross drain.
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Rome Floyd Chamber President and CEO Albert M. Hodge, Jr. today announced his retirement, effective April 19, 2019.
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A man is charged with meth possession and another man is charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.