Press Releases

Reward for Capture of Prison Inmates

June 23, 2017

UPDATED 6-23-17 - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) committed to a $20,000 reward for information that led to the apprehension of prison inmates Dubose and Rowe.  After a thorough review of the information presented, a decision was made to spli

Richmond County Homicide Investigation

June 16, 2017

Augusta, GA – On Thursday, June 15, 2017, at approximately 4:43 p.m., GBI Region 7 Office in Thomson, Georgia was requested by Richmond County Sheriff’s Office to assist with a shooting investigation involving a Richmond County Deputy Gregory

Arrest Made in 2012 Thomson, GA Murder

June 14, 2017

Thomson, GA – On November 11, 2012, the GBI was requested to assist the Thomson Police Department with a death investigation of Ronald Alton Willoughby, who was 62 years old.  Willoughby died as a result of a single gunshot wound to the chest.  Through

Commercial Gambling Search Warrants in Bibb County

June 13, 2017

Macon, GA – On Tuesday, June 13, 2017, the GBI’s Commercial Gambling Unit and the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, in cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corporation, the Georgia Department of Revenue and the Macon Judicial Circuit District Atto