Man charged with kidnapping

June 6, 2019--11:00 a.m.

FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS

A 23-year old Rome man was jailed early Thursday on charges of kidnapping.

According to Floyd County Jail records, Hector Raul Hernandez Guerra of a Cedar Avenue address forced an adult female into a car against her will and drove away with her.

The incident occurred at around 4:30 a.m. at a location on Mahogany Street.

Hernandez Guerra was arrested about an hour later on East Main Street.

 

Facebook Live video lands convicted felon behind bars

June 6, 2019--11:00 a.m.

FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS

A convicted felon is back behind bars after allegedly posting a video online showing him with a firearm.

According to the arrest warrant, 32-year old Tommy Michael “White Mike” Thornton of a Selman Road address in Rome was seen on a Facebook Live video with a pistol on his right side inside his waist band while exiting a vehicle at a convenience store on Kingston Avenue on May 16.

Thornton has been a convicted felon since 2004.

Thornton is also accused of stating that he was going to meet with officers at the Rome-Floyd County Law Enforcement Center on May 29 and then not showing up.

He is charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, misdemeanor obstruction of officers and a probation violation.

 

Homeless man charged with meth possession, walking in the highway

June 6, 2019--11:00 a.m.

FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS

A homeless man who police say was walking in the roadway early Thursday had drugs in his possession.

According to Floyd County Police, 46-year old Noland Lee Reed was found walking in the middle of Turner McCall Boulevard at Hicks Drive just before 2 a.m. and was in possession of suspected methamphetamine.

He is charged with possession of meth and with being a pedestrian in the roadway.

 

Man arrested on drug charges

June 6, 2019--11:00 a.m.

FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS

A Rome man was arrested Wednesday at a location on Shorter Avenue on drug charges.

According to Floyd County Jail records, 38-year old Bradley Kyle Bruce of a Heritage Way address had an undisclosed amount of methamphetamine, a glass smoking device and a black scale.

He is charged with possession of meth, possession of drug-related objects and a probation violation.