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Man Faces Two Counts of Murder in Union County

March 17, 2015

Blairsville, GA - Two bodies were found inside a residence at 903 Highway 325 in Blairsville on Monday, March 16.  The bodies, which appeared to have been shot, were discovered after the Union County Sheriff’s Office received a call from Dayton (TN) Po

Arrest of Rico Perell Arnold in Villa Rica, Georgia

March 16, 2015

Villa Rica, GA - On Monday March 9th, 2015, at approximately 2:30 PM., members of the GBI West Metro Regional Drug Enforcement Office executed a search warrant at 2045 Reflective Waters Road in Villa Rica, the residence of Rico Perell Arnold, 28.

Human Remains in Oglethorpe County Identified

January 15, 2015

Lexington, GA – Human skeletal remains found in Oglethorpe County in 1988 have been identified as Bonnie Marie Houston (born in 1954) from Norfolk, Virginia.  The skeletal remains of Houston were discovered on March 20, 1988, by a couple who h

Arrest of Cordele City Councilman

January 15, 2015

Cordele, GA – A joint investigation by the Americus office of the GBI and the Cordele Police Department has resulted in the arrest of Jamie Fernandez, 35 year old Hispanic male, who is a councilman for the city of Cordele.  At approximately 8:

Arrest Made in Moultrie Murder Case

January 12, 2015

Moultrie, GA - On Monday, January 12, 2015, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation announces that an arrest has been made in the death of Terrell Hawkins, 36, of 1428 Hutchinson Drive, Moultrie.