Press Releases

Farmers and Merchants Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested

September 21, 2016

Crawfordville, GA – On Wednesday, September 21, 2016, at approximately 5:20 PM, the GBI was contacted by the United States Marshal’s Service Fugitive Task Force and learned that Ronnie Williams was arrested without incident in Rockdale County,

Homicide Investigation in Cochran, Georgia

September 16, 2016

Cochran, GA - On September 16, 2016, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Cochran Police Department to investigate the shooting death of Devonte Raqualle Johnson, age 24, of East Dublin, GA.

Farmers and Merchants Bank Robbery

September 14, 2016

Crawfordville, GA – On September 13, 2016, at approximately 11:55 AM, the GBI was requested to assist the Taliaferro County Sheriff’s Office with a bank robbery that occurred at the Farmers and Merchants Bank on Broad Street in Crawfordville,