Category: Floyd/Rome News

Man Arrested for Obscene Internet Contact With a Child

Brickmon Dasean Wilson, 31 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said he sent photos of his penis to someone he thought to be under the age of 16 years..

Police stated that Wilson also requested nude photographs of the child.

Wilson is also accused of describing sex acts to the “child”.

Wilson is charged with obscene internet contact with a child, electronically furnishing obscene materials to a child, sexual exploitation of a child and use of a computer to seduce a child to commit a felony.

Rome Man Jailed After Sending Photos of his Penis to “Child”
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Man Attacks Woman at Jack’s Restaurant; Jailed

Darius Javion Lawrence, 23 of Cartersville, was arrested at Jack’s on Martha Berry Blvd after reports stated he attacked a 35 year-old woman

Reports said that Lawrence slammed the victim’s head against a wall by her throat.

Reports added that the victim suffered red marks to her neck and bleeding from her nose.

Lawrence is charged with battery.

Cartersville Man Jailed in Rome After Attacking Woman at Restaurant

Man Arrested for Shooting At House; Women Inside At the Time


A Rome man is facing charges of aggravated assault, reckless conduct, criminal damage to property, and terroristic threats and acts following his arrest Tuesday.

According to Floyd County Jail records, 60-year old Rickie Alan Dow fired a gun striking the victim’s home, damaging a storm window, refrigerator, window, and several interior walls.

The report states there were two women inside the home at the time.

Dow also stated that he was going to kill the victim and his dog.

3 Arrested for Drug Trafficking

Floyd County Jail:

The execution of a search warrant Wednesday at a residence on Nixon Avenue ended with the arrest of three Rome men on drug trafficking charges.

According to Floyd County Jail records, 36-year old Chadwick Denard Morgan, 48-year old Anthony Jerome Goosby, and 66-year old Danny Rickey Cunningham were taken into custody after officers found over an ounce of cocaine, more than an ounce of marijuana, THC edibles, digital scales, and packaging materials.

Morgan was also charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime after he was found with several guns.

Driving Intoxicated With Children In Vehicle Lands Woman In Jail

Angela Star Lindsey, 36 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said she was driving intoxicated at high rates of speed with two children in her car.

Police said that after stopping Lindsey for speeds of nearly 80 mph down GA 1 near Walker Mountain they discovered she was driving on a suspended license.

Police then discovered that she was in possession of, and driving on, marijuana.

Two six  year-old children were also inside the vehicle.  Officers added that one of them was not in a car seat.

Lindsey is charged with speeding, safety restraint violation for a child, possession of marijuana, DUI, two counts endangering a child by DUI and driving on a suspended license.

Rome Woman Found Driving High at High Rates of Speed with Children in Car

Ms. Fields Arrested for Beating Man In Front of 3 Children

Kayla M Fields, 19 of Rome, was arrested this week after beating a man in front of three children.

Reports stated that Fields broke a window to a home on Dodd Blvd before hitting the victim numerous times in front of several children.

The victim was reportedly covered in blood from the attack.

Fields is charged with battery, criminal trespass and cruelty to children in the third degree.

Rome Teen Jailed After Beating Man in Head

Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of Possession of Drugs & Gun

A traffic stop for an expired registration resulted in felony drug and weapon charges for 48 year-old Jason Nathaniel Pope.

Reports said that Pope was stopped on GA 101 at Isbell Road when officers noticed that his car registration had expired.  While speaking with Pope, officers said they noticed an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.

A consented search then led officers to find suspected methamphetamine in his front pant pocket, a bag of marijuana under the car seat and a firearm.

Pope is charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and operation of an unregistered vehicle.

Traffic Stop Leads to Felony Drug, Weapon Charges for Rome Man