Shooting suspect turns himself in

June 24, 2019–7:54 a.m.


One of the suspects being sought in connection with a shooting last week in East Rome is now in custody.

19-year old Tylan Dwight McCluskey turned himself in at the Floyd County Jail late Sunday.

He is charged with aggravated assault.

Two other suspects, 23-year old Timothy Morris Williams Jr., and 26-year old Tevian Markez Williams Sr. remain at-large.

According to Rome Police, 28-year old Calvin Harris of Rome was shot in the head at Banty Jones Park on East 13th Street last Wednesday.

His wound was not critical and he was treated and released from the hospital.

Highway 27 North near Dugger Drive is open again after being shut down in both directions for a couple of hours Saturday.
Starting Saturday morning, the bridge on Highway 27 South over Highway 411 will be closed and traffic will be detoured onto State Route 101.
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A Rome teenager arrested earlier this week on charges of aggravated sodomy has now been additionally charged with rape.
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A Rome teenager is in the Floyd County Jail on charges from two separate incidents.
A wreck involving multiple vehicles shut down Highway 411 near Walmart just before 5 p.m. Tuesday.
The Georgia Public Service Commission has approved Georgia Power's 2019 Integrated Resource Plan which includes the closing of Plant Hammond.