Lowndes Co. Sheriffs make drug and gun bust…

Release: On June 28, 2021, members of the Lowndes County Sheriffs Office Interstate Criminal Enforcement Team conducted a traffic stop on vehicle south bound on I-75 for multiple traffic infractions. Contact with the driver and…

Five plead guilty to firearm charges

Release: One sentenced, others enter guilty pleas on federal firearms charges All defendants have prior felony convictions AUGUSTA, GA:  One man has been sentenced to federal prison and four others await sentencing after admitting to…

Georgia residents face illegal firearm charges

Release: Seven defendants indicted on charges including federal gun felonies Charges allege illegal possession of firearms SAVANNAH, GA:  Seven defendants face felony firearms charges after indictments by a U.S. District Court grand jury in the…

Bartow man wanted after shooting at officers while…

Release: GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Bartow County The GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting at the request of the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office.  Preliminary information indicates that on Tuesday, May 18, 2021,…