Tag Archives: drug bust

Vacant House, US Mail and Marijuana – How Are They Connected?

PRESS RELEASE On the afternoon of Thursday, August 17th, Bainbridge Public Safety was made aware of a large-scale marijuana operation located at 1621 Libby Street, and a search warrant was executed.  During a search of the premises, investigators found Rodriquez Deontae Cheatham, age 23, in possession of approximately 8 pounds of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and $5,757 in cash. … Read More »

BPS: Traffic Stop Leads to Meth Arrests

Bainbridge Public Safety made two arrests for possession of methamphetamine after a late night traffic stop resulted in the discovery of the drug. According to the incident report, around 2:40 a.m. Monday morning, BPS Officer Ronald McMillan was patrolling Vada Road in Bainbridge when he observed a black GMC Envoy cross the white fog line several times.  Suspecting… Read More »

NEWS: BPS Has Busy Weekend, TSPLOST on November Ballot for Decatur County, Man Steals Mail Bin from USPS Truck and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge Public Safety is requesting the help of citizens who may have witnessed two separate incidents in which pedestrians were injured by fireworks. BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – 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.… Read More »

ARREST: Bainbridge Public Safety Busts Felon Drug Dealer

PRESS RELEASE Bainbridge Public Safety Investigators Chip Nix, Chris Avery, and Larry Funderburke arrested 22 year old convicted felon, Aaron Allen Jones, on Monday morning. Jones has been under investigation for several months.  Tips led investigators to Gibbs-Miles Apartments where he was located on Monday, and found in possession of a 22 Revolver, 25 bags of Cocaine, 10… Read More »

BPS: Routine Traffic Stop Leads to Major Drug Bust

PRESS RELEASE Bainbridge Public Safety Officers Jayson Myers and Jason Hayes performed a routine traffic stop at 8:30am on Wednesday morning on Tallahassee Highway in front of Tractor Supply. According to Myers, the driver of the single occupant vehicle was acting agitated during the stop, which led the officers to suspect the driver was hiding something. A search… Read More »