Arrest reports for March 28

Tuesday, Mar. 28, 2023–10:35 a.m.

-Floyd County Jail records-

Man accused of trying to abandon dogs

A 26-year-old homeless man has been arrested on two counts of aggravated animal cruelty and four counts of abandonment of dogs.

According to Floyd County Jail records:

Jeramiah Zechrah Flot released four dogs on Mango Road near Wayside Road with the intent of abandoning them

He also failed to get veterinary care for two of the dogsā€”one of which had a heartworm condition while the other suffered from mange.

Man charged with aggravated animal cruelty

A 71-year-old Rome man was arrested Monday at his Malone Drive residence on five counts of aggravated cruelty to animals.

According to Floyd County Jail records:

Joel Hubert Vinson starved four dogs.

In addition, one of the dogs suffered from a severe UTI that required emergency vet care.

Vinson is also accused of failing to seek medical care for another dog that had a severe eye infection, causing the animal pain and death.

Man charged with cocaine possession

A Rome man was arrested on Alabama Highway Monday on drug charges.

According to Floyd County Jail records:

41-year old Cedric Lee Jackson was in possession of a crystal-like substance that he admitted was crack cocaine.

Jackson is charged with possession of cocaine.

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