Woman charged with escape

June 12, 2020–6:00 a.m.


A 29-year old Rome woman was arrested Wednesday on a felony warrant charging her with escape.

According to the warrant, Jessica Faith Burel of a Marble Street address failed to report to the Floyd County Jail on January 13 after being sentenced to 15-years to serve 3 on charges of possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Burel was also charged with felony failure to appear and misdemeanor counts of obstruction of officers and giving a false name, address or date of birth to law enforcement.

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