GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting and Homicide in LaGrange

LaGrange, GA (January 20, 2020) – On Monday, January 20, 2020, the GBI was requested by the LaGrange Police Department to conduct an officer involved shooting and homicide investigation.

Update: GBI Investigates an Armed Robbery and Officer Involved Shooting in Milledgeville, GA

January 19, 2020 update: A third individual, Justin Malikk Fleming, age 19, of Milledgeville, has turned himself in to Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office on armed robbery charges.

Milledgeville, GA (January 18, 2020) – On Saturday, January 18, 2020, at approximately 5:51 p.m., the GBI Region 6 office was requested by the Baldwin County Sheriff’s office to assist with an Armed Robbery and an Officer Involved Shooting investigation, which occurred at Quick Pantry located at 3043 North Columbia Street in Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia.

The GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting at Lenox Square Mall in Atlanta

Atlanta, GA (January 19, 2020) – On Saturday, January 18, 2020, at approximately 8:45 p.m., the GBI was requested by the Atlanta Police Department (APD) to investigate an officer involved shooting.

Preliminary indication indicates that at approximately 8:15 p.m., an APD officer responded to a “shots fired” call at Lenox Square Mall, 3393 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, Georgia.  The officer located two (2) subjects, Christian Edlin (21 years old from Louisville, KY) and another subject, who had firearms pointed at a subject identified as Antonio Williams (23 years old from Flint, Michigan) in the parking deck.  During the incident, the officer discharged his firearm, striking Edlin.  Edlin was transported to a local hospital and is in serious but stable condition. 

GBI Arrests Crawford County Employee

Roberta, GA (January 17, 2020) – On Friday, January 17, 2020, Lindsay Gilmore-Hudson, 39, was arrested in Crawford County, GA, charged with Theft by Taking {O.C.G.A. 16-8-2} involving the theft of over $4,000.00 of official Crawford County funds and Providing False Statements {O.C.G.A. 16-10-20}\

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Hahira, Georgia

Hahira, GA (January 17, 2020) On Thursday, January 16, 2020, at approximately 9:03 p.m., Lowndes County Sheriff Ashley Paulk requested the GBI investigate an officer involved shooting which took place at 104 Church Street, Apt. A, in Hahira, Georgia.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Lawrenceville, GA

Lawrenceville, GA (January 15, 2020) – On Wednesday, January 15, 2020, the GBI was requested by the Lawrenceville Police Department to conduct an officer involved shooting investigation.

Preliminary information indicates at approximately 5:27 pm, a Lawrenceville PD officer responded to a trespass call at the Wendy’s located at 165 Scenic Hwy, Lawrenceville, GA. 

GBI Investigates In-Custody Death in Monroe County

On Wednesday, January 15, 2019, at approximately 1140 p.m., the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office to investigate a death that occur0ed inside the Monroe County jail. 

The preliminary investigation indicates Joshua D. Marshall, 40, was arrested by Monroe County Deputies following a domestic dispute.  

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Cobb County

On Thursday, January 16, 2020, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Cobb County Police Department (CCPD) to investigate an officer involved shooting.

Preliminary information indicates that earlier this date, CCPD officers were preparing to execute search warrants for the residence and vehicle belonging to Samuel David Mallard, 19, of Powder Springs.  Mallard was also wanted on outstanding arrest warrants for murder and aggravated assault with intent to rob. 

GBI and Moultrie Police Make Arrest in 2018 Murder Investigation

Moultrie, GA (January 16, 2020) – On Monday, January 13, 2020, Bobby Ellerson was transferred to the Colquitt County Jail on arrest warrants obtained by GBI Agents on January 3, 2020, charging Ellerson in the murder and aggravated assault of Otis Lamar Anderson. Ellerson had been in jail on other charges stemming from prior incidents in Worth County.

Three Individuals Face Gang Charges in Lenox, GA Shooting

Cook County, GA (January 15, 2020) – On January 13, 2020, a Cook County grand jury returned a true bill indictment against three individuals for crimes committed in February 2018.