A Cartersville man in the Floyd County jail is now facing additional charges. Russell Steven Carr, 31, was arrested on November 5th after a police chase though Rome. Reports said that Carr stole a car in Bartow County before stealing another car at Evans Store in Coosa. His newest charge is felony theft by receiving stolen property.
Carr was originally charged with two counts of theft by taking a motor vehicle, fleeing or attempting to elude an officer, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, possession and carrying a concealed weapon without a license, second degree criminal damage to property, willful obstruction of law enforcement, speeding in excess, reckless driving, failure to maintain lane, failure to yield right of way, failure to yield to emergency vehicles, and a stop sign violation.