A 45-year-old man has been charged after law enforcers said he brought a cane sword into Rome City Court.
Police said Charles Piatt, of Spruce Lane, Taberg, brought a cane sword into City Court on Thursday. Police said cane swords are an illegal weapon to own.
Piatt is charged with one count of fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, authorities stated. He was released on an appearance ticket to return to City Court at a later date.