Teen charged with hijacking a motor vehicle, armed robbery

September 4, 2022–3:11 p.m.


A Rome teenager has been arrested on charges of armed robbery, aggravated assault and hijacking an automobile.

According to Floyd County Jail records, 17-year-old Jeremiah Monroe used a firearm to take a 2008 Honda Accord from the victim.

The incident occurred on September 2 at 900 North Broad Street, according to the report.

Monroe is also charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

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