In latest months, detectives from both equally the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office and the Valdosta Police Section have been jointly investigating the theft of car pieces, which includes transmissions, a four wheel travel transfer scenario, travel shafts, headlamps, stereo devices, wheels, tires and other merchandise from many automotive repair service stores in Valdosta and Lowndes County. In one particular incident, an personnel of the organization was bodily assaulted. (More information on that incident is out there from the Valdosta Law enforcement Section) During this joint investigation, detectives recognized a suspect, Johnathan Orr and on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 detectives from the Valdosta Police Section, Brooks County Sheriff’s Workplace, Lowndes County Sheriff’s Place of work and officers from the Georgia Office of Local community Supervision went to Orr’s Ellenburg Highway Brooks County residence where they recovered a number of stolen automotive sections from the property. With the recovery of the assets, and proof attained during the investigation, Johnathan Orr was charged with several counts of theft by getting as nicely as possession of stolen residence in Brooks County. Extra charges are possible as the investigation progresses.
Sheriff Ashley Paulk commented not only about this investigation but the general performing connection in between the Sheriff’s Workplace and the Valdosta Police Department “There is no question the cooperative endeavours of Chief Leslie Manahan, the Valdosta Law enforcement Division, the Brooks County Sheriff’s Place of work, the Section of Group Supervision and the Sheriff’s Business office certainly led to the identification of this offender and in the end led his arrest.” “It is particularly this form function that aids in the recovery and return of victim’s stolen home and highlights the ongoing performing partnership concerning the businesses.”