GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Monroe, GA

Monroe, GA (November 18, 2019) – On Monday, November 18, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Monroe Police Department to investigate an officer involved shooting.

GBI Makes Arrest in Death Investigation in Rhine, GA

Rhine, GA (November 18, 2019) – On Sunday, November 17, 2019, the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office requested the assistance of the GBI Eastman Office with a death investigation that occurred just before midnight on November 16, 2019 at a residence located at 387 Mill Pond Road in Rhine, GA.

Update: Arrest Made in Moultrie Shooting from November 9

Moultrie, GA (November 15, 2019) – On Thursday, November 13, 2019, at approximately 5:10 pm, Jared Tavaris Taylor, aka, “JT,” age 19, was arrested at his residence located at 209 3rd Street, NW in Moultrie, GA. Taylor was arrested on warrants stemming from a shooting that took place in the 1000 block of 7th Street, NW on November 9, 2019. The warrants charge Taylor with Aggravated Assault and Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Crime. 

GBI Investigates In-Custody Death at the Coffee County Jail

Douglas, GA (November 12, 2019) – On Tuesday, November 12, 2019, the GBI’s Douglas Regional Office received a request from the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office to assist with an investigation regarding the death of an inmate at the Coffee County Jail.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Vidalia, GA

Vidalia, GA (November 11, 2019) – On Sunday, November 10, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office to investigate an officer involved shooting and homicide investigation.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Rockdale County

Conyers, GA (November 8, 2019) – On Thursday, November 7, 2019, at approximately 8:00 p.m., the GBI Atlanta Regional Office was requested by the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office (RCSO) to conduct an officer involved shooting investigation.

GBI Makes Arrest in Gang Related Homicide in Bulloch County

Statesboro, GA (November 7, 2019) – On Thursday, November 7, 2019, acting on intelligence provided by the GBI Region 5 office, the U.S. Marshals Service out of Savannah, GA arrested Mickey Lewis Byrd, Jr., 27, of Claxton, GA, in Statesboro, GA at Madison Meadows Apartments. 

Several charged with Racketeering and Illegal Drugs Sales in Hart County

(Hart County, GA – 11/7/2019) On Thursday, November 7, 2019, Hartwell police officers, deputies with the Hart County Sheriff’s Office, and GBI agents from the Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement Office (ARDEO) executed search warrants at 414 Winding Way Hartwell, GA, 1380 North Forest Avenue Hartwell, GA, 2152 Anderson Highway Hartwell, GA, and 2132 Anderson Highway, Hartwell, GA.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Atkinson County

Pearson, GA (October 31, 2019) – On Thursday, October 31, 2019, the GBI’s Douglas Regional Office received a request from the Atkinson County Sheriff’s Office to conduct an officer involved shooting investigation.