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GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Cordele



RECOVERED STOLEN THERMO KING TRAILER WITH REFRIGERATION UNIT (PR 20-004)

PRESS RELEASE RECOVERED STOLEN THERMO KING TRAILER WITH REFRIGERATION UNIT CRISP COUNTY- April 7, 2020 On Friday, April 3, 2020, Sergeant First Class Eason recovered a stolen Thermo King trailer with a refrigeration unit at Gas n’ Go in Pinehurst, Georgia. On Tuesday, March 31, 2020, Crisp County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to Thermo King about a theft. Thermo King reported a semi-trailer was stolen on March 26, 2020. After review of the surveillance footage and...



ARRESTS RELATED TO WEEKEND ENTERING AUTOS IN CRISP AND SUMTER COUNTY LEADS TO OTHER ARRESTS (PR 20-0010)

PRESS RELEASE ARRESTS RELATED TO WEEKEND ENTERING AUTOS IN CRISP AND SUMTER COUNTY LEADS TO OTHER ARRESTS CRISP COUNTY- February 20, 2020 On February 19, 2020, Crisp County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Dalton Gregory, David Priest, Kelsy Denham, and Brent Aultman. Dalton Gregory, a 20-year-old male and resident of Cordele, faces charges of Entering Auto and Theft by Receiving Stolen Property. David Priest, a 20-year-old male and resident of Crisp County, faces charges of Entering...



PR 19-043

Be on the look out for a white male, last seen wearing dark blue shirt with long sleeved white shirt underneath, Khaki pants, black nike shoes, and a ball cap. The suspect left the scene in a green GMC extended cab truck with a black tool box and aftermarket black rims. The male is a suspect in an armed robbery at Citgo 2456 GA HWY 300 S that occurred on this date at approximately 3:15 PM. The male produced a black weapon and demanded money. According to surveillance the male entered the...



ENTERING AUTO SUSPECTS ARRESTED (PR 19-041)

PRESS RELEASE ENTERING AUTO SUSPECTS ARRESTED CRISP COUNTY- November 26, 2019 On Tuesday, November 26, 2019, Crisp County Sheriff’s Office received information regarding a possible location of items that were stolen in the recent entering autos. Further investigation led to the arrest of Jasperen Williams, a 20-year-old male, resident of Cordele, Georgia, at approximately 11:00 A.M. Williams is charged with theft by receiving stolen property. The initial suspect in the...



MULTIPLE ENTERING AUTOS REPORTED (PR 19-040)

PRESS RELEASE MULTIPLE ENTERING AUTOS REPORTED CRISP COUNTY- November 25, 2019 There were eleven entering autos reported to Crisp County Sheriff’s Office over the weekend in the area of North Penia Road and HWY 257 North. These reports also include firearm thefts. Investigators with Crisp County Sheriff’s Office are actively working these cases. The identified suspect is Kabrion Young, a 19-year-old male, resident of Cordele, Georgia. Young faces the following charges: 12 counts...



FIVE ARRESTED IN MINI STORAGE BURGLARY (PR 19-038)

PRESS RELEASE FIVE ARRESTED IN MINI STORAGE BURGLARY CRISP COUNTY- October 14, 2019 Joseph Allen Williams 20-year-old male, a resident of Cordele, Ga, was arrested for burglary on October 4, 2019. Bruce Carmichael 57-year-old male, and April Peacock 38-year-old female, both residents of Cordele, Ga, were arrested on October 11, 2019, for theft by receiving stolen property. Cassandra Sapp 45-year-old female, a resident of Rochelle, Ga, was arrested for burglary on October 12, 2019....



Multi-Agency Investigation Results in Multiple Arrests of Middle Georgia Suspects (PR 19-036)

Media Release Multi-Agency Investigation Results in Multiple Arrests of Middle Georgia Suspects. On September 24, 2019, a Houston County Grand Jury returned a fifteen-count indictment on seven individuals who were suspects in a lengthy criminal investigation involving thefts, burglaries, and other property-related offenses. Each suspect was charged with three counts of Violation of Racketeering Influenced and Corrupt Organization Act....



TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO TWO ARRESTS FOR FRAUD (PR 19-035)

PRESS RELEASE TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO TWO ARRESTS FOR FRAUD CRISP COUNTY- September 26, 2019 Crisp County Sheriff’s Deputy Corporal Kris Herrick, arrested Keiyana Wiltz, a 21-year-old female, and Melwin Colon, a 26-year-old male, both residents of Kissimmee, Florida on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at approximately 4:20 p.m. Wiltz the following charges; 12 counts of financial transaction card theft, possession of marijuana, possession of firearm during commission of a crime, forgery...



TRAFFIC STOP NETS 5 KILOS OF COCAINE (PR 19-034)

PRESS RELEASE TRAFFIC STOP NETS 5 KILOS OF COCAINE CRISP COUNTY- September 23, 2019 Crisp County Sheriff’s Deputy Sergeant Kenny Purvis, arrested Mario Flounoy, a 38-year-old male, resident of Pavo, Georgia on Saturday, September 21, 2019, at approximately 3:00 p.m. Flounoy faces felony charge trafficking in cocaine. Sergeant Kenny Purvis initiated a traffic stop on a black Hyundai, Sonata traveling southbound on GA401/I75 around milepost 104 for impeding the free flow of...



Crisp County Sheriff's Office Brings Home Three Awards from the Georgia Governor's Challenge

2019 marks the celebrated 20th anniversary of the Georgia Governor's Challenge, an annual banquet hosted by the Governor's Office of Highway Safety. The awards program recognizes statewide law enforcement agencies in nine different categories based on department size, as well as in several other specialty categories. Governor's Challenge is designed to highlight outstanding achievements in highway safety enforcement and education. It recognizes agencies for the approach and effectiveness of...



CRISP COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE VEHICLE TARGETED FOR THEFT (PR 19-033)

PRESS RELEASE CRISP COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE VEHICLE TARGETED FOR THEFT CRISP COUNTY- September 12, 2019 Wednesday, September 11, 2019, a Crisp County Sheriff’s Office Investigator made reports of their unmarked county vehicle being broken into sometime in the night. The vehicle was parked at the employee’s residence in the city limits of Cordele. The rear window was shattered, a police rifle and bulletproof vest were stolen. Investigators are pursuing leads. If anyone has...