Major drug trafficking group in GA dismantled

Release: North GA (July 10, 2020) – After an extensive 11- month local, state, and federal joint investigation, 48 men and women have been arrested on the Violation of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO)…

Seven arrested for drug sales in LaGrange, GA…

Release: LaGrange, GA (June 24, 2020) – On Thursday, June 11, 2020, the GBI West Metro Regional Drug Enforcement Office and LaGrange Police Department concluded a seven month undercover investigation at the Main Street Pub located…

Valdosta 911 call leads to drug bust

Release: On May 9, 2020, at approximately 11 am, patrol officers with Valdosta Police Department responded to the 500 block of East Gordon Street, after a citizen called E911 to report a group of people…

Two arrested in Valdosta with drugs, weapons

Release: The Valdosta Police Department Narcotics Unit investigated a residence in the 1700 block of Williams Street, after receiving complaints of narcotics activity. On April 9, 2020, the unit conducted a search warrant at the…

Georgia Doctor Gets 20 Years for “Pill Mill”

SAVANNAH - According to a WBTW report, Dr. Frank H. Bynes Jr. of Savannah, was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison and ordered to pay over $600,000 in restitution after running a "pill mill."…

Macon UPS Employee Charged with Stealing VA Drugs

MACON, Ga. - UPS Customer Center employee accused of stealing pills shipped from the Veteran Affairs (VA) Administration, according to 13WMAZ. Austin Edwards, 19, had been opening packages and taking the contents that were inside.…