A man wanted for a shooting last week, Justin MyKail Beckworth, 18 of Rockmart, has turned himself into the Floyd County Jail.

Beckworth is charged with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of crime.


On Monday December 5, 2022, the Rome Police Department was requested by an E911 call to investigate a shooting that occurred at 550 Riverside Parkway in Rome, Georgia.

Preliminary information indicates that on Monday December 5, 2022,  at approximately 10:20 am, Rome Police was dispatched to a Shots Fired at a business on Riverside Parkway in Rome.  The altercation developed between an employee and others in the area. It was reported that the employee pulled out a weapon and fired several rounds in the direction of other employees and then ran from the facility. No one was injured in the discharge of the weapon.

A warrant for Aggravated Assault Felony; O.C.G.A. 16-5-21 has been obtained for:

Justin Mykail Beckworth. He is a black male DOB 08/31/2004 approximately 507 138lbs.

If anyone knows of his location, please contact the local Police / Sheriff’s Department or 911 Center.

PIO Lt. John Walters 706.238.5122