NWGA Scanner | January 12th, 2022
Charles Bowman, 56, of Rome walked off from an outside detail at the Floyd County Jail Wednesday morning and was captured around 3:00 p.m., According to Sheriff Dave Roberson. Bowman was arrested on a possession of methamphetamine and probation violation charge in Sept. 2021. Bowman was being held in jail without bond. , Floyd County Sheriff’s Office said a felony escape charge will now be added. As a precaution, schools in that area including Rome High School and Middle School as well as the Model area schools temporarily went into lockdown.