GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in McCaysville

McCaysville, GA (August 30, 2019) – On Friday August 30, 2019, at around midnight, the McCaysville Police Department responded to a report of an armed man who forcibly entered the residence of a female located a 85 Darry Street, Apartment 4C, McCaysville, Fannin County, GA.

Three People Face Gang Charges in Connection with a Toccoa Murder and Aggravated Assault

Toccoa, Georgia (August 26, 2019) – On August 20, 2019, a Stephens County Grand Jury was asked to consider new testimony in the ongoing murder investigation into the death of Joel Keshon Green, 18, of Toccoa, Georgia and in the aggravated assault of Spencer Reason, 18, of Toccoa, Georgia.  Green

Arrest of Ringgold Police Officer

Ringgold, GA (August 26, 2019) – On Monday, August 26, 2019, the GBI arrested and charged Ringgold City Police Officer Blake Ballew, age 27, with aggravated sexual assault, violation of oath of office, and false imprisonment. 

Five People Arrested and Facing Gang Charges in connection with a 2018 Burglary

Kennesaw, Georgia (August 26, 2019) – On August 23, 2019, a joint investigation with the Kennesaw Police Department, the GBI’s Gang Taskforce, and the Georgia Department of Community Supervision resulted in the recovery of a stolen handgun and the arrest of 2 individuals, 19 year old Michael Ulys

GBI and Cairo Police Investigate Shooting - UPDATE

UPDATE Cairo, GA (August 26, 2019) – Marcel Tavonto Williams, age 24, has been arrested and charged with two counts aggravated assault, 1st degree home invasion, 1st degree burglary, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Tattnall County

Glennville, GA (August 23, 2019) – On Thursday, August 22, 2019, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Glennville Police Department and the Tattnall County Sheriff’s Office to investigate an officer involved shooting that occurred in the city of Glen

Arrest Made in McCaysville Child Molestation Investigation

McCaysville, GA (August 22, 2019) – On Wednesday, August 21, 2019, Kevin Joseph Warbington of McCaysville, GA, age 32, was arrested and charged with aggravated sexual battery and two counts of aggravated child molestation. 

Jakari Malique Reddish Murder Investigation

Jesup, GA (August 21, 2019) – On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested to assist the Jesup Police Department in a shooting that resulted in the death of Jakari Malique Reddish, age 24. 

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Paulding County

Dallas, GA (August 19, 2019) – On Friday, August 16, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office to investigate an officer involved shooting.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Spalding County

Griffin, GA (August 14, 2019) – On Wednesday, August 14, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Spalding County Sheriff’s Office to investigate an officer involved shooting.