Valdosta man arrested for drive-by shooting

A 25-year-old Valdosta resident was arrested after a drive-by shooting on Habersham Road. Release: Arrested: Shabrie Overchalk, African American male, 25 years of age, Valdosta resident On February 14, 2022, at approximately 5:00 pm., Valdosta…

18-year-old arrested for Valdosta murder

An 18-year-old Lowndes resident has been arrested for a shooting in Valdosta that left one dead. Release: Victim: Frederick Gillard III, African American male, 28 years of age, Valdosta resident Offender: Reco Jones, Jr., 18…

Officer Involved Shooting

GBI: Man caught stealing at Walmart opens fire…

Release: DeKalb County, GA (December 24, 2021) –  The GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting in DeKalb County, GA.  The DeKalb County Police Department asked the GBI to conduct an independent investigation on Friday, December…

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Savannah

Release: Savannah, GA (December 22, 2021) – The GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting in Savannah, GA. The Savannah Police Department asked the GBI to conduct an independent investigation on Tuesday, December 21, 2021. One man,…

17-year-old sought for Valdosta Felony Murder

Release: Offender: Kendrick Mitchell, African American male, 17 years of age, Valdosta resident Victim: DaNedra Sessoms, 17 years of age, Valdosta resident On November 20, 2021, at approximately 5:10 am., a citizen called E911 to…