Nycholas Tysean Strickland, 22 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said he broke a car window and then ran from police.

Officers stated that Strickland was captured after a short chase.  While searching Strickland, officers added that they found him in possession of synthetic marijuana.

He was taken into custody at a location on Maple Avenue.

Strickland is charged with possession of a schedule I controlled substance, criminal trespass, obstruction and probation violation.