A Rome Floyd Metro Task Force arrested on Summerville resident on Shorter Avenue late Thursday night after finding a stolen handgun on the man, reports stated.

According to Floyd County Jail reports:

Lorenzo D. Knox, 43, was arrested at 6 Shorter Avenue around 10:30 p.m. Thursday. Police recovered a Taurus handgun that had been reported stolen in Calhoun resulting in a theft by receiving stolen property charge

Knox also had a small amount of marijuana leading to a misdemeanor possession charge.

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