(Media release from the Floyd County Police Department):
The Rome-Floyd Metro Drug Task Force recovered two kilos of methamphetamine Thursday from a house in North Rome. One man is in jail without bond for his part in the operation.
Alvin “Pink Worm” Sylvester Chambers, Jr., 55, was arrested for Trafficking Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Distribute, Possession and Use of Drug Related Objects and Possession of Marijuana less than One Ounce.
On Thursday, February 24, the Rome/Floyd Metro Task Force executed a search warrant at 22 Reece Street, where officers recovered approximately 2.04 kilos (4.5 pounds) of methamphetamine packaged for resale. Investigators also found digital scales and less than an ounce of marijuana. The approximate street value of the methamphetamine totaled $122,472.
Alvin “Pink Worm” Sylvester Chambers, Jr. was taken into custody and transported to the Floyd County Jail where he is being held without bond.
The Rome/Floyd Metro Task Force would like to thank the Floyd County Police Department Patrol Division, Rome Police Department Patrol Division, Floyd County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Division, and the Georgia Bureau of Investigations for their assistance.
If you would like to report illegal drug activity, you may anonymously report by contacting the Crime Line at 706-236-5000 or contact the Rome/Floyd Metro Task Force at 706-238-5160.