GBI assists in Adel homicide investigation

GBI assists in Adel homicide investigation

ADEL, GA (WALB) - The Georgia Bureau (GBI) is assisting Adel Police with a homicide investigation.

According to the GBI, Adel Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 800 block of Turkey Drive on Friday.

When officers arrived on the scene 52-year-old Dempsey Williams was suffering from gunshot wounds. Williams was taken to the Cook Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The Adel Police requested GBI to assist in the homicide investigation that led to the arrest of 47-year-old Calvin Smith.

Smith is charged with felony murder, aggravated assault and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

The investigation is still active and the GBI requests that anyone with information contact the Adel Police Department at (229) 896-2224 or the GBI at (912) 389-4103.

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