REPEAT OFFENDER ARRESTED FOR MULTIPLE ENTERING AUTOS (PR-18-030)

PRESS RELEASE REPEAT OFFENDER ARRESTED FOR MULTIPLE ENTERING AUTOS CRISP COUNTY- September 28, 2018 Crisp County Criminal Investigation Division arrested Sharod Hudson, a 27-year-old male and resident of Cordele, Ga in relation to four Entering Auto cases. Upon arrest, Hudson was transported to the Crisp County Detention Center. Hudson faces the following charges: four counts of Entering Automobiles or other motor vehicles with intent to commit theft or felony, four counts of...



AGENCY ASSIST WITH CHASE (PR-18-029)

PRESS RELEASE AGENCY ASSIST WITH CHASE CRISP COUNTY- September 26, 2018 At approximately 8:10 a.m. on September 26, 2018, Crisp County E-911/Communications received information from Dooly County Sheriff’s Office was in pursuit and entering Crisp County on HWY 41. Deputies were advised that Dooly County Sheriff’s Deputies attempted to initiate a traffic stop on a tan Lincoln LS reported stolen from LaGrange, Georgia and the driver failed to stop. The vehicle entered Crisp County and...



ENTERING AUTO SUSPECTS ARRESTED (PR-18-028)

PRESS RELEASE ENTERING AUTO SUSPECTS ARRESTED CRISP COUNTY- September 18, 2018 Just ten days after being released from Crisp County Detention Center, Dequarious Ming 21-year-old male, a resident of Cordele, Georgia was arrested and transported back to the detention center. Ming is charged with Entering Autos, and additional charges are pending further investigation. The second suspect is Quashawn Brown 17-year-old male, a resident of Cordele, Georgia also arrested Tuesday, September...



JUVENILE RESPONSIBLE FOR BURGLARY (PR-18-027)

PRESS RELEASE JUVENILE RESPONSIBLE FOR BURGLARY CRISP COUNTY- September 18, 2018 A 15-year-old juvenile is charged with 4 counts of Burglary after being identified on video surveillance footage. On September 17, 2018, around 9:00 a.m. Sergeant First Class Jason Gourley responded to Turton Properties Mini-Storage Units at 302 24th Ave East in reference to a burglary. After investigation and surveillance review, Gourley identified a juvenile crawling under the locked gate and running...



TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO DRUG ARREST (PR-18-026)

PRESS RELEASE TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO DRUG ARREST CRISP COUNTY- September 17, 2018 On Saturday, September 15, 2018, around 10:00 p.m. Crisp County Sheriff’s Deputy arrested Billie Mohr 38-year-old female of Elkhorn, Wisconsin. Mohr is charged with Possession of Cocaine and Illegal Possession of Controlled Substance. Deputy First Class Deputy First Class Loron Williams initiated a traffic stop on a grey Toyota Corolla for defective equipment on GA401/I75 around mile marker...



ROAD CHECK (PR-18-025)

PRESS RELEASE ROAD CHECK CRISP COUNTY- September 17, 2018 On Friday, September 14, 2018, Crisp County Sheriff's Office and the Middle Georgia Traffic Enforcement Network worked in tandem to conduct a road check on GA HWY 300 in Crisp County. Citations were issued for the following: 1 No Valid Insurance, 5 Child Restraint Violations, and 4 other citations. Among these violations, another 5 were charged with driving while suspended license. Participating agencies included: Georgia...



SUSPECT FLEES ON FOOT INTO COTTON FIELD (PR-18-024)

PRESS RELEASE SUSPECT FLEES ON FOOT INTO COTTON FIELD CRISP COUNTY- September 11, 2018 Antonio Vega 32-year-old male, a resident of Cordele, Georgia was arrested September 11, 2018, at approximately 7:00 p.m. Vega is charged with Cruelty to Children in the 2nd Degree, Aggravated Assault, Rape, False Imprisonment, and Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Felony, Pointing a Weapon at another, and Obstruction of a Law Enforcement Officer. On Tuesday, September 11,...



572 COUNTS OF FINANCIAL TRANSACTION CARD FRAUD (PR-18-023)

PRESS RELEASE 572 COUNTS OF FINANCIAL TRANSACTION CARD FRAUD CRISP COUNTY- August 28, 2018 David Turner Jr. 26-year-old male, a resident of Warner Robins, Georgia was arrested August 28, 2018. Turner is charged with 1 count of Criminal Trespass, 7 counts of Entering Auto, 20 counts of Financial Transaction Card Theft, 20 counts of Identity Fraud, 572 counts of Financial Transaction Card Fraud and 572 counts of Receiving Goods from Fraudulent Charges. On Wednesday August 22, 2018,...



TWO AGENCY MEMBERS WERE HELD BY MEXICAN AUTHORITIES (PR-18-022)

PRESS RELEASE TWO AGENCY MEMBERS WERE HELD BY MEXICAN AUTHORITIES CRISP COUNTY- August 25, 2018 Crisp County Sheriff, Billy Hancock received information in the late hours of August 23, 2018 that two members of the agency were being held by Mexican Authorities at Federal Public Ministry for possession of weapons in the city of Cancun, Mexico. Both were being held for bringing a firearm into the country, possession of magazines and live ammo. The two agency members are Martelle...



MARIJUANA GROW (PR-18-021)

PRESS RELEASE MARIJUANA GROW CRISP COUNTY- August 23, 2018 After receiving complaints of possible illegal drug activity occurring at 727 Cork Ferry Road, the Crisp County Sheriff’s Office and the Mid-South Narcotics Task Force started an investigation. During the investigation several marijuana plants were found growing in an open field behind the residence. Surveillance of the marijuana plants was started and 59-year-old Doug Dewitt was witnessed going to the plants on different...



SHOOTING SUSPECT ARRESTED (PR-18-020)

PRESS RELEASE SHOOTING SUSPECT ARRESTED CRISP COUNTY- August 20, 2018 Jermall Romine Burks Jr. 20-year-old male resident of Cordele, Georgia was arrested Monday, August 20, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. As the investigation from this morning’s shooting unfolded, evidence lead authorities to Jermall Burks Jr. At 10:52 a.m. Crisp County Communications/E911 received a phone call from a male subject disclosing that a 20-year-old female suffered an apparent gunshot wound in the abdomen at 1712...



TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO ARREST (PR-18-019)

PRESS RELEASE TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO ARREST CRISP COUNTY- August 20, 2018 Deaqwan O’Connor, a 26-year-old male resident of Atlanta, Georgia was arrested Saturday, August 18, 2018 at approximately 11:30 p.m. Deputy First Class Loron Williams initiated a traffic stop on a grey Chrysler Crossfire for failure to maintain lane and defective equipment on GA401/I75 around milepost 102 southbound. While speaking with O’Conner, Deputy First Class Williams smelled the odor of marijuana...