A fugitive on the run in Alabama. Kenneth Rolland Edwards III, 41 of Rome, was arrested this week after he was found to be in possession of methamphetamine.

Officers said that Edwards, while being taken into custody, was found with meth in his pant pocket.

Edwards was taken into custody near the intersection of Shorter Avenue and West Drive.

Edwards is charged with possession of meth, contempt of superior court and fugitive from justice.