Jefferson, Georgia – The Jefferson Police Department, the Athens-CLarke County Police Department and the GBI are asking the public’s help in locating Anthony Tyrone Appling, wanted in connection with the early morning murder of a woman whom he knew in Jefferson.

Appling, 42,  is a  Black Male, 5'10 tall and weighs 270lbs and should be considered armed and dangerous. He was last seen in Athens where the victim’s vehicle was recovered.

Anyone with information on the Appling is asked to call the Athens Clarke County Police Department at 706-613-3330,  the Jefferson Police Department at (706) 367-5231 or the GBI Tip Line at 1-800-597-TIPS (8477).

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Contact Information:

Special Agent in Charge Jim Fullington, GBI Athens - 706-552-2309