Rome man arrested on multiple drug charges
Friday, June 22, 2018- 2:37 p.m. 
FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS
 
A 43-year old Rome man has been arrested following multiple charges involving drugs. 
 
According to Floyd County police, Shannon Dale Wheat of a Kings Ct. Address in Rome was found to have Xanax and Oxycodone in his possession at his residence. 
 
Floyd County police are also charging Wheat with Burglary and Criminal Trespass in addition to the drug charges.
 
No other details have been released at this time. 
 
 
 
 
Obstruction and DUI leads to arrest of Rome man
Friday, June 22, 2018- 2:38 p.m. 
FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS
 
Thursday night a Rome man was stopped by Rome police for a traffic violation. 
 
According to Rome Police reports 27-year old Jeremy Neshaun Walker was pulled over after not maintaining his lane. 
It was reported that when officers stopped Walker ran from the scene but was apprehended. 
 
Once Walker was back it was found that he was impaired by alcohol and marijuana, and on a license check, it was that his license was suspended. 
 
Walker has been charged with three counts of obstruction, tampering with evidence, DUI, loud music, suspended license and failure to maintain lane. 
 
An Acworth woman is behind bars after allegedly stabbing another person in Acworth.
The Georgia Department of Transportation will continue work on SR 1/ US 27 in Chattooga County sealing cracks in the roadway.
40-year old James Kyle Clark is facing a long list of charges after police recover over two ounces of methamphetamine a quantity of marijuana, several unlawful pills, and an AK-style rifle.
A man arrested late last week is facing additional charges, a woman is charged with identity fraud and a man is charged with criminal damage to property.
One person was airlifted to the hospital following a three-vehicle wreck on Martha Berry Highway at around 7 a.m. Tuesday.
Eight Floyd County schools beat the odds in 2018, performing better than statistically expected on the College and Career Ready Performance Index.
Fortunately, the driver was unhurt.
No one was injured in a duplex fire at 4 Crossridge Drive behind Midway School in Silver Creek Monday morning.
Gas prices in Georgia have declined for the ninth consecutive week, for a total discount of 62 cents.
Two men are arrested for credit card fraud in separate incidents, a man is charged with criminal damage to property, another man allegedly fought officers, and police make several drug arrests.