Press Releases

Oglethorpe County Death Investigation

September 9, 2014

Crawford, GA – On Monday, September 8, 2014, the body of a white female was discovered along the side of Georgia Highway 22 (Comer Road) in Oglethorpe County, Georgia. The body was identified as Ashley Leanne Watson, 31, of Crawford, Georgia.

Union County Sheriff’s Office Jailer Arrested

August 29, 2014

Blairsville, GA –  The Union County Sheriff’s Office received information that a Union County Jailer was involved in inappropriate contact with an inmate on August 19, 2014.  Information learned during an internal investigation prompted Sherif

Arrest Made in Tallapoosa Death Investigation

August 4, 2014

Tallapoosa, GA – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) has been requested to assist in the investigation of the death of Keith Donnal Lee, Jr., 22, this morning in Tallapoosa.  The Tallapoosa Police Department requested the GBI’s assistanc

Arrest Made In Thomasville Infant Death

July 25, 2014

Thomasville, GA - On Thursday, July 25, 2014, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Thomas County Sheriff’s Office arrested Damien Allan Holloway, 21, of 1525 Summerhill Road, Thomasville, for the death of his daughter, 9 month old, Madelyn

Body in Brooks County Identified

July 23, 2014

Quitman, GA - On Wednesday, July 23, 2014, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation in Thomasville identified  the body found on West Hill Street in Quitman on Tuesday as Curtis Lee Baynard, 29, of 905 West Hill Street, Quitman, GA.