Rome Police have issued an “all clear” from the site of Tuesday morning’s SWAT deployment. Assistant Chief of Police Debbie Burnett says several people are being interviewed as of 12:45 p.m.
Please avoid the area of East 12th Street from the Health Department office past Maple Avenue toward Second Avenue this morning.
Rome Police were responding to a shots fired call. A witness told officers the subject went into a nearby house, according to Assistant Chief of Police Debbie Burnett. The SWAT team was still deployed after 9:10 a.m.
The Rome News-Tribune reports the SWAT team is deployed “on Maple Avenue near the area of East 12th and Crane Street after a shooting or shots fired report. No details at this point.” Click RNT Facebook.