An inmate at the Floyd COunty Jail Jeremy Austin Awalt, 22 of Rome, was hit with additional charges this week after being accused of burglarizing a home on Bethel Church Road.

Reports said that Awalt stole numerous items valued at $1,500 and took them to Golf for Less and sold them for $194.

Awalt is charged with burglary, theft by taking and theft by conversion.


Jeremy Austin Awalt, 22 of Rome, was arrested this week after police said they found him to be in possession of a counterfeit $100

Police added that while at the Floyd County Jail they discovered that Awalt was found to have a schedule IV controlled substance.  Reports went on to say that they pills spilled out in the back seat of the patrol car.

Awalt is charged with 2nd degree forgery, crossing a guard line with contraband with drugs, possession of a schedule IV controlled substance and drugs not in original container.