Press Releases

GBI Seeking Suspect in College Rape

October 28, 2015

Franklin Springs - Police are actively seeking the arrest of Anthony Elijah Jones, 19.  Jones is wanted for rape and false imprisonment.  These charges stem from a September 5, 2015 incident occurring at Emanuel College in Franklin Springs, GA

Commercial Gambling Search Warrants across Georgia

October 28, 2015

Macon, GA – On Wednesday, October 28, 2015, the GBI’s Commercial Gambling Unit, along with local law enforcement agencies across the State, and in cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corporation and the Georgia Department of Revenue executed

Scam Alert – GBI’s Main Line (404-244-2600) Spoofed

October 27, 2015

Decatur, GA – Please be advised that the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s main line (404-244-2600) has been compromised as a result of telephone spoofing.  This is a scam that the GBI has been dealing with for approximately one month.  When a telephon

Homicide Investigation in Blackshear, GA

October 18, 2015

Blackshear, GA— On Saturday, October 17, 2015, the GBI’s Douglas Field Office was requested by the Blackshear Police Department to assist with the homicide investigation of David Wilson, 37.  On the same date, the Blackshear Police Department responded