Man accused of fleeing from police

April 3, 2022–3:35 p.m.


A Carrollton man is accused of fleeing from police in the area of the Armuchee Connector and Three Mile Road Saturday.

According to Floyd County Jail records, 20-year old Keric Omar King drove over 100 miles per hour in a 40 mile per hour zone, failed to stop at a red light, fled on foot, and resisted arrest.

He also had an open container of alcohol in the vehicle, gave police a false name and birth date, and had a small amount of marijuana,

He is charged with fleeing or attempting to elude, obstruction of officers, open container, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, driving without a license, giving a false name or date of birth, failure to obey a traffic control device, and speeding.

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