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Calhoun man kicks window out of patrol car after almost crashing head-on into Floyd County officer

Posted on May 13th, 2021

According to a Gordon County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on Monday, April 26th, 2021, at around 1:56 AM, Deputy D.J. Payne responded to the area of Georgia Highway 53 and Switch Connector Road in reference to a truck that was stopped in the turn lane and had been there for at least five minutes. While […]

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Rome woman was high on meth during deadly March crash that killed passenger

Posted on May 12th, 2021

According to the arrest warrants, Michelle Cantu, 49, of Rome, crossed into the oncoming lane of traffic on North Avenue at Wolf Drive and struck another vehicle on March 4th, 2021. 37-year old Hector Guzman, a passenger in Cantu’s car was fatally injured. According to the warrants, Cantu was under the influence of methamphetamine at […]

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Rome man charged with DUI after being stopped for violating hands-free law in Floyd County

Posted on May 9th, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, May 1st, 2021, at 12:39 AM, while Sgt. Wade was sitting in the area of the Circle K on Burlington Road. He observed a white Cadillac sitting at the exit of Big Time Products. The vehicle appeared to be waiting to exit onto Burlington Road. Officer […]

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Lindale woman charged with endangering a child by DUI after causing crash in Floyd County

Posted on May 9th, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on April 30th, 2021 , Officer Nelson and Doan responded to a vehicle crash on GA-1 (Hwy 27) at Miller Mountain Road. Officers arrived and made contact with the driver of the at-fault vehicle Brittney Sandman, 34, of Lindale. Sandman stated that her dog jumped into […]

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Rome felon arrested after stealing check from mail box and AK-47 during burglary of Silver Creek home

Posted on May 8th, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on February 1st, 2021 an officer spoke with a victim in reference to a fraud report. She stated that she put out a check that was made out to her mortgage company in her mailbox on December 28th, 2020. The complainant noticed that the check was […]

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