Press Releases

Franklin County Remains Identified

March 27, 2009

DECATUR, GA - Skeletal remains found May 13, 2007 approximately 2 miles west of I-85 in Franklin County, Georgia, have been identified through DNA testing as those of Leslie Adams.   Adams had been reported missing to Lilburn Police in October of 2005.

Arrest Made in Taylor County Death

March 24, 2009

On Monday evening, March 23, 2009, the GBI Region 2 office in Columbus along with the Taylor County Sheriff's Office and Talbot County Sheriff's Office arrested ERIC RILEY, 35 yoa, at his residence, 186 Beagle Road, Box Springs, Georgia.

Nashville Police Officer Arrested

March 16, 2009

NASHVILLE-On Friday March 13, 2009, the GBI arrested Nashville Police Officer James Edwin Watson, 27 years of age. Watson is charged with one count of Solicitation of Sodomy.