Adel, GA - On Friday, December 11, 2015, the GBI’s Douglas Regional Office was requested by the Adel Police Department to assist in a homicide investigation that resulted in the arrest of Calvin Smith, age 47, on charges of Felony Murder, Aggravated Assault, and Possession of a Firearm by a convicted felon.
On Friday, December 11, 2015, officers with the Adel Police Department responded to 814 Turkey Drive, Adel, GA in reference to a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found Dempsey Williams, age 52, inside the residence suffering from gunshot wounds. Williams was transported to Cook Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
This investigation is active and ongoing as agents and investigators continue to pursue leads into the death of Williams. Anyone who has information pertaining to this homicide investigation is encouraged to contact the Adel Police Department at (229) 896-2224 or the Georgia Bureau of Investigation at (912) 389-4103.