Man arrested for burglary

Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2023–10:50 a.m.

-Floyd County Jail records-

Earl Ballew

A Rome man was jailed Tuesday on a felony count of 1st-degree burglary.

According to Floyd County Jail records:

50-year-old Earl Ballew entered an unoccupied house on Maple Avenue with the intent to commit a felony or theft.

Ballew is also charged with criminal trespass.

Report: Man had suspected Xanax at jail

A Cave Spring man is accused of having drugs while at the Floyd County Jail.

According to jail records:

31-year-old Zachary Seth Parker had four suspected Xanax tablets in a zip-lock bag concealed in an undergarment.

Parker is charged with possession of a Schedule IV Controlled substance, possession of drugs not in the original container, and possession of drugs past the guard line at the jail.

Woman arrested on Turner McCall for drugs

A 39-year-old Rome woman was arrested early Wednesday on drug charges.

According to Floyd County Jail records:

Taggine Lanit Anderson had suspected crack cocaine and marijuana in her purse.

Anderson is charged with possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance, and possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

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