Press Releases

GBI Investigates Shooting in Bulloch County, GA

July 1, 2017

Statesboro, GA – On Friday, June 30, 2017, at approximately 3:10 PM, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation responded to the scene of a shooting that occurred in a vehicle, at the request of the Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department and the Jenkins

GBI Assessment of Fentanyl Spill

June 29, 2017

Decatur, GA – On Thursday, June 29, 2017, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) conducted an assessment of the fentanyl spill.  This assessment has determined that evidence containing a powder of fine furanyl fentanyl leaked through untape

Double Murder Investigation in Pulaski County

June 27, 2017

Hawkinsville, Georgia –  The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) and the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a double murder.  On Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at approximately 12:19 a.m., 911 received a call reporting two men dead a

GBI Investigates Shooting in Chatham County, GA

June 24, 2017

Savannah, GA – On Friday, June 23, 2017, at approximately 6:25 PM, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) responded to the scene of a shooting at the request of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department (SCMPD).  The shooting occu

Reward for Capture of Prison Inmates

June 23, 2017

UPDATED 6-23-17 - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) committed to a $20,000 reward for information that led to the apprehension of prison inmates Dubose and Rowe.  After a thorough review of the information presented, a decision was made to spli

Richmond County Homicide Investigation

June 16, 2017

Augusta, GA – On Thursday, June 15, 2017, at approximately 4:43 p.m., GBI Region 7 Office in Thomson, Georgia was requested by Richmond County Sheriff’s Office to assist with a shooting investigation involving a Richmond County Deputy Gregory

Arrest Made in 2012 Thomson, GA Murder

June 14, 2017

Thomson, GA – On November 11, 2012, the GBI was requested to assist the Thomson Police Department with a death investigation of Ronald Alton Willoughby, who was 62 years old.  Willoughby died as a result of a single gunshot wound to the chest.  Through