Press Releases

Four Year Old Child Fatally Wounded in Americus

December 31, 2014

Americus, GA – A joint investigation by the Americus office of the GBI and the Americus Police Department continues into the fatal shooting incident which occurred during the early morning hours of Tuesday, December, 30, 2014.  The shooting in

Shadowmoor Circle Homicide Investigation

December 21, 2014

Thomson, GA. – On December 20, 2014, at approximately 11:00 PM, the GBI was requested to assist the Thomson Police Department with a homicide investigation that occurred at a residence in the 500 block of Shadowmoor Circle.

Shiloh Road Homicide Investigation

December 21, 2014

Thomson, GA. – On December 21, 2014, at approximately 1:00 PM, the GBI was requested to assist the Thomson Police Department with a homicide investigation that occurred at a residence in the 400 block of Shiloh Road.

Arrest Made In Child Molestation Investigation

December 15, 2014

Adel, GA - On Monday, December 1, 2014, William Lavon Parrish, 32 years of age, was arrested in Nashville, Georgia by GBI and Nashville Police Department on two Cook County  felony child molestation warrants obtained by the GBI.

Federal Arrests Made in Colquitt, Cook, and Tift Counties

December 12, 2014

Tifton, GA – Earlier this week federal arrest warrants were issued for Maurice Carter, age 34 , Andrew Carter, age 37,  Lataris Waters, age 25, Diamond Carter, age, 19, Sarah Carter, age 59, Jose Martinez, age 39, Jessica Tellez, age 31,  Kayl

Arrest Made in Thomas County Murder

December 11, 2014

Thomasville, GA - On December 10, 2014, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Thomas County Sheriff’s Office obtained arrest warrants for Wade Jackson, 52, of 599 Old Albany Road, Thomasville.

Grady County in Custody Death

December 8, 2014

Cairo, GA - At approximately 6:20 p.m. on Friday 12/5/2014, officers with the Cairo Police Department arrested Franklin Lee, 58, of 331 Loblolly Lane, Cairo, GA, for Disorderly Conduct at Hardee’s restaurant in Cairo.  According to Cairo P.