Hawkinsville, Georgia - On June 20, 2016, the GBI and Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office arrested Lance Eric Pitts, age 17, of Hawkinsville in connection with the shooting death of Michael Mays.
Dawson, GA – On Monday, June 6, 2016, Marquis Garland, age 31 of 1910 Elkhorn Lane, Albany, GA, was indicted in a Terrell County Grand Jury on multiple counts of Unlawful Acts Regarding Criminal History Record Information.
Homer, Georgia - On June 2, 2016, Samuel Elias Skelton, age 32, former Assistant District Attorney with the Piedmont Judicial Circuit, was indicted on thirty-three (33) counts of theft by taking. The indictment was issued upon the conclusion of a crim
Dawson, GA – On Monday, June 6, 2016, Dawson, Georgia Mayor Christopher Wright, age 26, was indicted in a Terrell County Grand Jury on charges of Aggravated Child Molestation, Aggravated Sodomy, Child Molestation, Rape, and Statutory Rape.
Clarksville, GA – Agents with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Child Exploitation and Computer Crimes Unit, along with the Clarksville Police Department and the Habersham County District Attorney’s Office executed a search warrant on Wednesday, Ju
Stockbridge, GA – On Wednesday, June 8, 2016, at approximately 1:30 AM, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Henry County Police Department (HCPD) to investigate an officer involved shooting that occurred as a result of a 911 dispat
Fannin County, Georgia – On Saturday June, 4, 2016 at approximately 7:00 PM, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Fannin County Sheriff’s Office and the United States Forestry Service to assist with a death investigation at a campsi
Decatur, GA – This year marks 25 years that the science of DNA has been utilized by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s (GBI) Crime Lab. In conjunction with this milestone, the DNA Database (Combined DNA Index System or CODIS) used at the GBI Crime
Cochran, Georgia – On May 25, 2016, the GBI secured an adult murder warrant on a second individual in connection with the shooting death of Dantay Ates. On June 1, 2016, a 14 year old juvenile was taken into custody in Alabama on the warrant and is b
Broxton, GA – On Wednesday, June 2, 2016, GBI agents along with Broxton PD officers secured arrest warrants for Dustin Ryan Steverson for four (4) counts of Aggravated Assault, two (2) counts of Cruelty to Children in the 3rd Degree, Aggravated Stalkin