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Arrest reports for July 19

Wednesday, July 19, 2023–11:46 a.m.

-Floyd County Jail records-

Man charged with aggravated assault, child cruelty

A 29-year-old Rome man has been arrested on a felony warrant charging him with aggravated assault.

According to the warrant:

James Matthew Lawrence used a knife offensively against another person during an argument back on July 10 at a residence on Dean Avenue.

The assault occurred in the presence of a child, resulting in an additional charge of 3rd-degree cruelty to children.

Atlanta man facing identity theft charges in Floyd County

An Atlanta man was booked into the Floyd County Jail Tuesday on a felony identity theft charge.

According to the arrest warrant:

36-year-old Gerard Demone Walker took the personal identification of a Silver Creek man and then forged a check, signing the victim’s name to it with a memo stating it was for painting services.

The victim had attempted to mail the check to a hardware store but somehow it was intercepted.

Walker is also charged with identity fraud and 4th-degree forgery.