Press Releases

Murder of Eastman Police Officer Tim Smith

August 14, 2016

Eastman, Georgia – The shooter has been identified as Royheem Delshawn Deeds (pictured below), age 24.  Deeds is being sought by authorities for murder.  The GBI, Eastman Police, and the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office are seeking the public’s assistance

Arrests Made in Lavonia, GA Homicide Investigation

August 11, 2016

Lavonia, GA – On Thursday, August 11, 2016, Rayfondia Nashon Craft, age 45, of Hartwell, GA and Kristen Odister, age 30, of Bowersville, GA were arrested for the August 8, 2016 murder of Samuel Verner Harbin, age 82, of Lavonia, Georgia.