Valdosta Daily Times

September 17, 2013

Lowndes sheriff's deputies make cocaine arrest

Lowndes County Sheriff's Office


Lowndes County Sheriff's Office released this statement this morning: 
This morning, shortly after midnight, investigators from the Special Operations Division of the Sheriff’s Office conducted a search of the residence at 2014 Bradley Street, Valdosta. During this search investigators located a small amount of cocaine, a loaded .357 handgun and items used for the distribution of cocaine such as scales and plastic baggies. The resident, Donnell Mathis was arrested.
Additional investigation revealed that Donnell Mathis is a convicted felon and therefore barred by law from possessing any firearms. Donnell Mathis was arrested and taken to the Lowndes County Jail.
ID data: Mathis, Donnell
Bradley Street, Valdosta
28 years old
Charges: Possession of Cocaine
Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime
Anyone with information on this case, or any other case may contact the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office at {229} 671-2950 or anonymous tips can be provided at {229} 671-2985 or on line at