Press Releases

Shooting in Mt. Airy

December 8, 2013

Mt. Airy, GA – On Sunday, December 8, 2013, at approximately 12:40 PM, Habersham County Dispatch received a 911 call regarding a shooting at 803 Ivy Hills Circle, Mt.

Shooting in Grady County

December 6, 2013

Cairo, GA- On Wednesday, December 4, 2013 the GBI office in Thomasville, GA was requested by the Grady County Sheriff’s office to assist with the investigation into the shooting of FLORINE PHILLIPS, 38.  The shooting took place at 185 Donaldso

Arrest Made in Manassas Drive Homicide

November 13, 2013

Thomson, GA  - A 16 year old juvenile has been charged as an adult with the murder of Reginald Roberts, 38.  Roberts’ body was discovered by Thomson Police at 336 Manassas Drive when police responded to a 911 call for an ambulance.  It appeare

Dawson Mayor Christopher Wright Shot

November 1, 2013

Dawson, GA – On Thursday night, October 31, 2013, the Dawson Police Department and Terrell County EMS were notified of a shooting on Crawford Street.  Officers responded and learned that the victim was Christopher Wright, the Mayor of the City

Commercial Gambling Search Warrant

October 24, 2013

Lawrenceville, GA  – On Wednesday, October 23, 2013, the GBI’s newly created Commercial Gambling Unit, along with the Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office, the Georgia Department of Revenue and in cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corporation e