Update: Crime Lab Testing of Food Products from Sandtown Middle School

Update – 2/22/19

***UPDATE*** GBI Investigates Murder on Boulevard Drive

Thomson, GA (February 21, 2019) – Paul Jones Jr., 27 years old, of Thomson, was arrested earlier today for the shooting death of Norris McCord Jr. Jones surrendered to law enforcement personnel at the Department of Community Supervision Office in Thomson, GA.

Cuban Drug Trafficking Organization Dismantled

Metter, GA (February 21, 2019) – On Tuesday, February 19, 2019, the GBI’s Southeastern Regional Drug Enforcement Office (SRDEO) executed four simultaneous search warrants in Jenkins and Burke Counties relating to an ongoing drug investigation.

GBI Makes Arrest in Cairo Death Investigation

Cairo, GA (February 21, 2019) – On Thursday, February 21, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, along with the Cairo Police Department, arrested Alex Smith III of Cairo, GA, 67, on one count of Malice Murder, one count of Felony Murder, one count of Aggravated Assault, and one count

Homicide Investigation in Hawkinsville, Georgia

Hawkinsville, GA. – On Friday, February 15, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Eastman Office was requested by the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office to investigate a homicide that occurred at approximately 6:18 p.m.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Bartow County

Acworth, GA (February 15, 2019) – On Friday, February 15, 2019, the GBI was requested by the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) to conduct an officer involved shooting investigation.

31 Arrest Warrants Issued in Polk County Drug Investigation

Cedartown, GA (February 12, 2019) – On Thursday, February 7, 2019, members of the GBI West Metro Regional Drug Enforcement Office, GBI Region 1 Calhoun Office, Polk County Drug Task Force, Floyd-Rome Metro Drug Task Force, Polk County Police Department, Polk County Sheriff’s Office, and Cedartown

GBI Investigates Public Official in Wilkinson County, GA

Milledgeville, GA (February 7, 2019) – On Thursday, January 31, 2019, at approximately 10:30 a.m., Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents, along with the assistance of the Baldwin County and Wilkinson County Sheriff’s Office deputies executed an arrest warrant for Keith Bobby Thomas, age

Thomasville Mayor Greg Hobbs Indicted by Thomas County Grand Jury

Thomasville, GA (February 7, 2019) – The GBI was requested to initiate an investigation by the Thomas County District Attorney’s Office into financial documents that allegedly had the signature of Thomasville Mayor Greg Hobbs forged on them. The request was received on June 4, 2018.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Barrow County

Barrow County, GA (February 6, 2019) – On Tuesday, February 5, 2019, the GBI was requested by the Barrow County Sheriff’s Office to investigate an officer involved shooting.