Thursday, May 18, 2023–5:55 p.m.
-Floyd County Jail records-
Man charged in burglary at Alabama Highway store
A man has been charged in connection with the burglary of a convenience store in Coosa that occurred on May 2.
According to the arrest warrant:
29-year-old Brian Scott Mazzo of Rome entered Circle K at 4818 Alabama Highway and took between $5,000 and $6,000 from the cash register.
Mazzo is also wanted on an active warrant in Alabama.
He is charged with 2nd-degree burglary, fugitive from justice, and a probation violation.
Report: Man found with marijuana at the jail
A 53-year-old Rome man is facing a felony count of crossing the guard line at the Floyd County Jail with drugs.
According to jail records:
Danny Junior Strickland was found with suspected marijuana.
He is also charged with a misdemeanor count of possession of less than an ounce of marijuana and two counts of failure to appear in court.
Woman arrested for meth possession during traffic stop
A traffic stop on Park Avenue at Landers Drive in Lindale ended with the arrest of a 43-year-old homeless woman for possession of methamphetamine.
According to Floyd County Jail records:
Police pulled over the vehicle because the driver, Christie Robertson Grafton was seen holding her cell phone.
She was then found with a crystal-like substance that she admitted was meth.
Grafton is also charged with driving without her license in possession and a violation of Georgia’s hands-free law.