Press Releases

Homicide Investigation in Blackshear, GA

October 18, 2015

Blackshear, GA— On Saturday, October 17, 2015, the GBI’s Douglas Field Office was requested by the Blackshear Police Department to assist with the homicide investigation of David Wilson, 37.  On the same date, the Blackshear Police Department responded

Gus Street Homicide Investigation

October 13, 2015

Thomson, GA. – On Monday, October 12, 2015, at approximately 11:00 PM, the GBI was requested to assist the Thomson Police Department with a homicide investigation that occurred at a residence in the 400 block of Gus Street.

UPDATE: Arrest made in Franklin, Georgia Homicide

October 1, 2015

Franklin, GA – On Wednesday, September 23, 2015, the GBI’s Columbus Regional Office was requested by the Heard County Sheriff’s Office to assist in the investigation of a partially decomposed body located in a wooded area near US Highway 27 and Edwards