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Terrell Co. man arrested for cocaine trafficking

Cocaine seized in GBI Terrell Co. investigation
Cocaine seized in GBI Terrell Co. investigation(Georgia Bureau of Investigation)
Updated: Jun. 7, 2021 at 1:41 PM EDT
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DAWSON, Ga. (WALB) - A Terrell County man was arrested after an investigation led to law enforcement finding a large quantity of suspected cocaine, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI).

Decarlo Shadon Williams, 42, was arrested and charged with one count of trafficking cocaine.

Williams faces drug charges
Williams faces drug charges(Terrell County Sheriff)

Agents said on May 28, an investigation leading to Williams’ arrest began when the GBI Southwestern Regional Drug Enforcement Office received information that large quantities of cocaine were being distributed in Dawson.

The GBI, assisted by the Dawson Police Department and the Terrell County Sheriff’s Office, pursued information that resulted in several search warrants during the course of the investigation.

On June 1, the GBI conducted three search warrants in Dawson and Terrell County. The GBI said Williams was found with approximately one kilogram of suspected cocaine and taken into custody.

WALB is working to get a copy of Williams’ mugshot.

More information:

Tips can be submitted to the GBI by calling (1-800) 597-TIPS(8477), by contacting the agency online, or by downloading the “See Something, Send Something” mobile app.

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