Saturday, May 18 2013 6:44 PM EDT2013-05-18 22:44:14 GMT
Investigators are trying to find some clues as to who took nearly two dozen cell phones from a Mitchell County School. Pictures of the Baconton Community Charter School file room show where students cellMore >>
Investigators are trying to find some clues as to who took nearly two dozen cell phones from a Mitchell County School.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 12:48 PM EDT2013-05-18 16:48:01 GMT
The family of an Albany teenager who died on Friday, isn't sure how they'll pay for her funeral. 16-year old Keyanna Lang died from a heart condition. Due to her illness the family couldn't keep lifeMore >>
The family of an Albany teenager who died on Friday, isn't sure how they'll pay for her funeral.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 8:00 AM EDT2013-05-18 12:00:09 GMT
In its effort to hire 10,000 new employees in May, Dollar General will host a career fair at Dollar General located at 2017 N Slappey Blvd. in Albany, Ga. on Saturday, May 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.More >>
The event is held as part of the major retailer's effort to hire 10,000 new employees in May...More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:58 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:58:09 GMT
A student-led effort to help cancer survivors ended up being a big success at a Lee County School. Friday students at Twin Oaks elementary school donated the proceeds from their effort to the Cancer CoalitionMore >>
A student-led effort to help cancer survivors ended up being a big success at a Lee County School. Friday students at Twin Oaks elementary school donated the proceeds from their effort to the Cancer Coalition of Southwest Georgia.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:44 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:44:12 GMT
Furloughs for Marine Corps Logistics Base workers could start in less than two months. About 2,000 workers at the Albany base will have to take up to 11 unpaid days off in the next fiscal year that startsMore >>
Furloughs for Marine Corps Logistics Base workers could start in less than two months.More >>
June 13, 2006 Mid-South Narcotics Task Force Press Release
Cordele -- According to Commander Jeff Youngblood, the Mid-South Narcotics Task Force completes a three month long investigation resulting in the arrest of three suspects on May 19, 2006.
The investigation was started when agents with the Task Force received information that Daniel Garcia, DOB 2-22-86, of Blakely GA., was distributing large amounts of cocaine and marijuana in the Crisp, Turner and Tift County areas.
Task Force agents along with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Crisp County Sheriff's Office, the Ashburn Police Department, the Turner County Sheriff's Office and the Tift County Sheriff's Office started gathering intelligence on Garcia and performing surveillance on him as well.
During this time it was discovered that Garcia's father Gregory Garcia, DOB 11-22-65, of Blakely GA and a friend Daniel Garces Garcia, DOB 4-02-59, of Texas were also involved in the drug distribution network.
Agents were able to purchase approximately two pounds of suspected marijuana from Daniel Garcia in Crisp County. After this transaction was completed agents discovered that Daniel Garcia along with Gregory Garcia and Daniel Garces Garcia had a large amount of cocaine stored in an apartment in Crisp County.
A search warrant was obtained and served on the apartment. Daniel Garcia, Gregory Garcia and Daniel Garces Garcia were present at the apartment when the search warrant was served.
During the search agents seized approximately one kilogram and thirty-four ounces of suspected cocaine along with $1,102.00 in cash. All three suspects are being held in the Crisp County Detention Center.
Daniel Garcia is charged with sale of marijuana and trafficking in cocaine, Gregory Garcia is charged with trafficking in cocaine and Daniel Garces Garcia is charged with trafficking in cocaine.