Man arrested in home invasion

April 15, 2021–8:00 p.m.


A 39-year old Rome man was arrested Wednesday in connection with a home invasion.

According to Floyd County Jail records, Corey Derrel Wood entered a residence on Atteiram Drive, picked up two kitchen knives and chased a woman through the home.

He then reportedly put the knives in a trash bin in an attempt to conceal the crime.

Wood also knocked out two windows in the residence, according to the report.

He is charged with aggravated assault, 1st-degree home invasion, criminal trespass, and tampering with evidence.

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