Man Arrested After “Chasing People With a Dead Snake”

Rome Man Arrested After Chasing People with Dead Snake

Rome Police arrested an intoxicated man on Broad Street last Saturday –  after they say he was chasing people with a dead snake.  Eyewitnesses say that Joshua Michael Elijah Smith, had a dead snake, and was attempting to hit people in the face with it.   Smith was reportedly yelling vulgarities, and profanity, at people – while he attempted to hit them with the snake. 

Smith admitted to police, that he had drank six beers – prior to the snake incident.   He was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and also with public drunkenness.

(WRGA/CVN NEWS – North Georgia)

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