GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Emanuel County

Emanuel County, GA (May 21, 2019) – On Friday, May 17, 2019, the GBI was requested by the Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office to investigate an officer involved shooting.  

Arrest made in Warren County Homicide Investigation

Warrenton, GA. – On Monday, May 20, 2019, DeMario Wilcher, 26, of Warrenton was arrested and charged with Murder in the shooting death of Quontavious Battle. Wilcher has been incarcerated at the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office Detention Center since May 12th on unrelated charges.

Arrest in Murray County Murder Case

Chatsworth, GA (May 18, 2019) - On Friday, May 17, 2019, the GBI obtained warrants for the arrest of Eric Stewart, age 26, for murder and concealing the death of another.

Seizure of One Kilogram of Heroin and $333,000 in U.S. Currency in McIntosh County

McIntosh County, GA (May 17, 2019) – On Wednesday, May 15, 2019, a joint investigation by the GBI’s Southeastern Regional Drug Enforcement Office, McIntosh County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit, DEA, ATF, and Georgia Department of Public Safety’s Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD) led t

Arrest of Former Murray County Sheriff's Office Deputy

Chatsworth, GA (May 17, 2019) – On Friday, May 17, 2019, the GBI arrested former Murray County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Levi Amos, 22, for Violation of Oath by Public Officer, Electronically Furnishing Obscene Material to Minors, and Computer Invasion of Privacy.

Agents Seize Methamphetamine, Heroin, and Fentanyl in Carroll County

Carrollton, GA (May 15, 2019) – On May 14, 2019, following a lengthy investigation, agents of the GBI West Metro Regional Drug Enforcement arrested two individuals for trafficking methamphetamine, heroin, and fentanyl.

Heard County Fugitive Nabbed in West Point, GA

Franklin, GA (May 13, 2019) – On Thursday, May 9, 2019, agents of the GBI West Metro Regional Drug Enforcement Office arrested James Elvin Cook, 38, of Franklin, Heard County, GA at a residence located in West Point, Troup County, GA.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in DeKalb County

On Sunday, May 12, 2019, the GBI was requested by the DeKalb County Police Department (DKPD) to investigate an officer involved shooting.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Savannah, Georgia

On Saturday, May 11, 2019, the GBI was requested by the Savannah Police Department to investigate an officer involved shooting that resulted in the death of Sergeant Kelvin Ansari, age 50, and Edward Fuller III, age 49.

Interstate Marijuana Trafficking Organization

Atlanta, GA (May 10, 2019) – On Sunday, May 5, 2019, agents of the GBI West Metro Regional Drug Enforcement Office arrested three individuals at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.