Press Releases

GBI Makes Arrest in Pharmacy Burglaries

December 4, 2018

Glenwood, GA (December 4, 2018) – On Monday, December 3, 2018, Joshua Tyler Jay, 32, of Metter, GA, was arrested by the GBI in connection with a burglary that occurred at Wheeler County Drug Company in Glenwood, Wheeler County, GA.

GBI Arrests Dawson City Manager

November 30, 2018

Dawson, GA (November 30, 2018) – On Friday, November 30, 2018, Dawson City Manager Owen Wallace “Barney” Parnacott, Jr., 65, was arrested by the GBI and charged with one count of aggravated sodomy.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Augusta

November 16, 2018

Augusta, GA (November 16, 2018) – On Thursday, November 15, 2018, at approximately 8:11 PM, the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office was called to the Residence Inn on Marks Church Road in Augusta regarding a trouble with subject call.