Man arrested after reportedly firing gun into the air

June 19, 2019–9:15 a.m.


A Rome man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly firing a gun into the air on East 13th Street.

According to Floyd County Jail records, 26-year old Ashton Kierre Poole also struck a woman with his fists and hands in the presence of a minor.

Poole is charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, reckless conduct, discharge of a firearm on the property of another, battery, criminal trespass, and 3rd-degree cruelty to children.

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