Press Releases

Business Raided in Cartersville for Gambling Violations

March 19, 2019

Cartersville, GA (March 19, 2019) – On Tuesday, March 19, 2019, the GBI’s Commercial Gambling Unit, along with the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force and in cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corporation, executed a search warrant in Carter

Arrest Made for Murder in Tattnall County

March 18, 2019

Glenville, GA (March 17, 2019) – On Sunday, March 17, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) arrested Timothy Hill, age 42, on charges of Malice Murder, Felony Murder, and Aggravated Battery for the death of Tywanna Jackson, age 52 . 


March 16, 2019

Dahlonega, Lumpkin County, GA (March 16, 2019) – On Friday, March 15, 2019, the GBI was requested by the Lumpkin County Sheriff’s Office to conduct an Officer Involved Shooting (OIS) investigation involving a Lumpkin County Sheriff’s Deputy.  The initi

Arrest Made in Major Forgery Case in Tattnall County

March 15, 2019

Glenville, GA (March 15, 2019) – On Wednesday, March 13, 2019, the Tattnall County Sheriff’s Office and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation arrested Christopher Glenn Grooms, 39, of Savannah, for three counts of 1st Degree Forgery as a result

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Atlanta

March 14, 2019

Atlanta, GA (March 14, 2019) – On Wednesday, March 13, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Atlanta Police Department (APD) to investigate an officer involved shooting.  Preliminary information indicates that APD officers enco