Following an investigation by the GBI, two detention officers with the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Workplace have been arrested on expenses of sexual assault of an inmate on the detention heart.
Press Launch from GBI:
On Friday, March 26, 2021, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation arrested Christopher Dumas, Jr, age 20, and Mario Ward, age 37, each from Milledgeville, Georgia, for sexual assault towards an individual who was incarcerated on the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Workplace. Dumas, Jr. and Ward turned themselves in to the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Workplace Detention Middle.
On Wednesday, March 17, 2021, the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Workplace requested the help of the GBI concerning allegations that an inmate, who was incarcerated on the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Workplace Detention Middle, was sexually assaulted by two Baldwin County Sheriff’s Workplace Detention Officers. The GBI started conducting an investigation, which subsequently resulted within the arrest of Dumas, Jr and Ward.
The GBI will proceed to conduct a radical investigation and upon completion will flip the finished case file over to the Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit District Legal professional’s Workplace for prosecution.