Tag Archives: arrest

Decatur County Murder Convictions Upheld By Supreme Court

PRESS RELEASE JONATHAN JOHNSON/JOSHUA LEE MURDER CASE AFFIRMED The convictions of Jonathan Johnson and Joshua Lee were affirmed at the Georgia Supreme Court January 29th, 2018. The crimes occurred on August 16 and 17, 2014. On November 10, 2014, a Decatur County grand jury indicted Johnson, Lee, and Marquis Scott for malice murder, criminal attempt to commit kidnapping,… Read More »

BPS: Traffic Stop Leads to Two Cocaine Arrests

Bainbridge Public Safety arrested two for possession of cocaine after a routine traffic stop Sunday night. According to the BPS incident report, around 2:15 a.m., BPS Officers Jayson Myers and Tarow Barney were patrolling Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive in Bainbridge when they observed a Toyota Camry drift across the white fog line.  PSO Myers initiated a traffic… Read More »

BPS: Dark Tint Leads to Two Arrests

On Wednesday afternoon, Bainbridge Public Safety Officer Chris Jackson made a traffic stop that resulted in two arrests. According to the police report, Officer Jackson observed a gold Mercury Grand Marquis with window tint that appeared to be illegal travelling through the intersection of Shotwell and Scott Streets in Bainbridge.  A traffic stop was initiated and contact was… Read More »

BPS: Anonymous Tip Leads to Drug Arrest

PRESS RELEASE On Friday, June 30th, an anonymous tip came through the City of Bainbridge website to Bainbridge Public Safety regarding drug activity at the Tropics Apartments on Hubert Dollar Drive. The tip stated that Michael Ashley Watson was selling marijuana and cocaine from his apartment. On Friday, June 30 at 2:50pm, CID Investigators Chris Avery, Mark Esquivel,… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Monday, May 22, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: John Arch Boring, 58, Main Street, Moultrie, Ga, DUI, Failure to Maintain Lane; Miller, BPS Anquan Demeatris Evans Jr., 25, Locust Street, Montgomery, Al, Possession of Marijuana less than 1 oz; Williams,… Read More »