Escaped Quitman man found by Valdosta police

Release: Offender: Mitchell, Peter D, African American male, age 38, resident of Quitman, Georgia. On December 25, 2021, at approximately 2 p.m., officers with Valdosta Police Department responded to the 200 block of West End…

Quitman man arrested for rape, child molestation

Release: GBI Arrests Brooks County Man on Rape, Incest, and Child Molestation Charges Quitman, GA (April 14, 2021) – On Monday, April 12, 2021, a Brooks County Grand Jury indicted Will Cope, age 44, of Quitman,…

Brooks County Jane Doe Killed 37 Years Ago

PHOTO: Kelly Sage/FB, Quitman Free Press BROOKS CO - Brooks County "Jane Doe" was found on October 31, Halloween day, 37 years ago. She was murdered and tossed on the side of the road. She…

Jasmine Davis Murder Suspects in Custody

QUITMAN - Two arrests have been made in the Jasmine Davis homicide investigation that began on August 12, 2018. Davis, from Valdosta, was found shot and killed in downtown Quitman last month. Demetrius Antwan Parson,…

Benefit to be Held in Memory of Teen

A Benefit Barrel Race will be held on Saturday, August 25, in memory of 16-year-old Dakota Starling who died last month. The event will take place at Rockin A Ranch Arena, 335 Little Creek Road,…

Quitman Shooting Victim Found Sunday Night

UPDATED AUGUST 14, 2018   By Robin Postell VALDOSTA, GA - Jasmine Davis, 29, was found shot in an alley off South Culpepper Street in Quitman Sunday, August 12 around 10:30 p.m. The Georgia Bureau…