Justin Darnell Coleman, 29 of Rockmart, was jailed in Rome after reports said he attacked police during a foot chase near Sheridan Drive.
Reports said that Coleman was found driving on a suspended license and then ran from officers on foot once he stopped.
Police went on to state that after being apprehended he fought with officers. He was then found in possession of a stolen glock 27 .40 caliber handgun.
Coleman is charged with battery, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, theft by receiving stolen property, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, obstruction, felony obstruction of law enforcement and driving on a suspended license.