Report: Man threatened officer

February 10, 2019--5:32 p.m.

FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS

A 33-year old Rome man was jailed Sunday on a felony count of terroristic threats and acts.

According to Floyd County Jail records, Joshua Keith Williams of a Trillium Trail address threatened a police officer and the officer’s family as he was being arrested on Martha Berry Highway at Veteran’s Memorial.

The threat was caught on the dash cam and jail audio recordings.

Williams is also charged with DUI, open container, and driving with canceled vehicle registration.

 

Woman charged with false statements and writings

February 10, 2019--5:32 p.m.

FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS

A 39-year old Rome woman is facing a felony charge of false statements and writings following her arrest Friday.

According to Floyd County Jail records, Sandra Patricia Agustin Balcarcel of a Mathis Drive address completed an application for an ID card at the Georgia Department of Drivers Services officer on Martha Berry Highway using someone else's name.

The incident occurred on August 10, 2011, according to the warrant.

 

Woman charged with meth possession

February 10, 2019--5:32 p.m.

FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS

A traffic stop ended with the arrest of a Rome woman on possession of methamphetamine charges Friday evening.

According to Floyd County Jail records, 35-year old Jessica Desirae Vaughan of a Lavender Drive address ran the red light at Darlington Drive and Cave Spring Road.

She was then found in possession of a baggie containing suspected methamphetamine, according to the report.

 

A 29-year-old Rome man is charged with multiple felonies.
The Rome-Floyd Metro Task Force executed a search warrant and found high amounts of drugs.
Trion Police Chief David Gilleland told WZQZ News that the death is still under investigation, but for now, the incident is being treated as a fatal four-wheeler accident.
Several area roads still have standing water on them and some remain closed.
Due to potential flooding that could create unsafe road conditions tomorrow morning, Floyd County Schools will be on a 2-hour delay for all staff and students.
The National Weather Service has extended a flood watch through Friday night.
A driver crashed into the Cottis Inn on Martha Berry Boulevard
As another round of storms move across northwest Georgia, power outages are widespread
A shooting took place on Shorter Avenue around 12:45 Wednesday afternoon.
Wind gusts of 20 to 30 mph will be possible through the rest of the day for portions of northern Georgia.