THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) - Three men are in the Thomas county jail, charged with participating in criminal gang activity.
Thomasville Police arrested Artriel Scott, Hiyatah Cochran, and Malik Hayes.
Criminal Investigations Lieutenant Wade Glover said he received complaints from concerned citizens and began an investigation with the gang unit a few months ago.
Lieutenant Glover said, "The streets of Thomasville belong to the citizens and not to gang members. And we are here to do whatever we can to keep gang activity from occurring within our city jurisdiction."
Lieutenant Glover said they are still investigating to identify other members involved in this gang.