2017-05-17 / Front Page

GBI investigates alleged sexual assault at Miller County Jail


Stanley Shepard Stanley Shepard Colquitt, Georgia – The GBI Thomasville Field Office was requested to investigate an alleged sexual assault against a female inmate at the Miller County Jail by then current Sheriff Robert Grier.

Between April 5 and May 5, 2017, Miller County Jailer Stanley Shephard of Colquitt is alleged to have committed two counts of sexual assault against an Inmate or Person in Custody.

Shephard was arrested on two felony warrants on May 8, 2017, where he surrendered himself to the Miller County Jail.

Shephard was booked on the charges stemming from the GBI Investigation.

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