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Lowndes sheriff makes cocaine, home invasion arrest

(Source: Lowndes County Sheriff) (Source: Lowndes County Sheriff)

from Lowndes Co. Sheriff Chris Prine-

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) –  A two month investigation by the Special Operations Division of the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office has led to the filing of drug charges for Gorman Jenkins, a local business operator. 

Gorman Jenkins is the owner / operator of the Jenkins Academy of Self Defense which is located at 1500 East Park Avenue in Valdosta. 

During the course of this investigation investigators recovered approximately four hundred grams of cocaine valued at $40,000.  Several vehicles were also seized during the operation along with a sum of currency. 

This investigation was conducted along with the D.E.A. Jacksonville, Florida office.  

Gorman Jenkins is currently being held in the Columbia County, Florida jail and has been charged with home invasion robbery by the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.  That incident occurred in Columbia County. 

Gorman Jenkins will be extradited to Georgia following the disposal of the charges associated with the Florida arrest. 


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