Report: Man stole beer, choked bartender

June 23, 2019–2:30 p.m.


A 25-year old Rome man was arrested at the Coosa Valley Fairgrounds Saturday night on charges of robbery by sudden snatching and aggravated assault.

According to Floyd County Jail records, Brenden Kingsley Cash of a Mountain View Road address stole two Bud Lights from a beer tent and then choked the bartender.

The report states that Cash also caused a Rome Police Officer’s radio to be broken during the arrest, resulting in an additional charge of interference with government property.

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