Investigator had doubts about Douglas Co. DA's stolen gun story

FOX 5 I-Team investigates

Sheriff's investigator doubted Douglas DA David McDade's stolen guns report

Posted: Updated:
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ga. -

When the Douglas County district attorney reported he was the victim of a crime, it sparked a Douglas County Sheriff's Office investigation. But the lead investigator on that stolen gun case told his bosses he didn't believe the district attorney's story.

The investigator was demoted. To date, the guns have not been recovered and no arrests have been made.

FOX 5 senior I-Team reporter Dale Russell obtained the startling internal affairs report in which several investigators expressed doubts about the reported theft.

Click the video above to watch the report!

RELATED LINKS | 

Favoritism investigated inside Douglas Co. D.A.'s office

More favoritism allegations involving Douglas Co. DA, David McDade

Douglas Co. DA, David McDade, asks GBI to investigate his own spending

Inside GBI probe of Douglas County D.A. David McDade

Douglas Co. DA David McDade spends $11K on unused storage space

GBI investigating break-in of Douglas Co. DA's county car

  • I-Team Story ArchiveMore>>

  • Good Day Atlanta

    Teaching your kids the value of money

    Teaching your kids the value of money

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:22 AM EDT2014-09-15 15:22:34 GMT
    We've all been tempted to buy that extra toy, or give those extra few dollars to our kids to buy something on impulse...but are those the best habits to pass along?
    We've all been tempted to buy that extra toy, or give those extra few dollars to our kids to buy something on impulse...but are those the best habits to pass along?
  • GA Lottery targets shadow winners

    GA Lottery targets shadow winners

    Sunday, September 14 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-09-14 21:30:57 GMT
    The Georgia Lottery tells the Fox 5 I-Team it's launching a full-scale effort to crack down on so-called "shadow winners.
    The Georgia Lottery tells the Fox 5 I-Team it's launching a full-scale effort to crack down on so-called "shadow winners.
  • Graphic video of Forsyth Co. Courthouse shootout

    Graphic video of Forsyth Co. Courthouse shootout

    Thursday, September 11 2014 4:43 PM EDT2014-09-11 20:43:06 GMT
    FOX 5 has an extended clip of the dramatic shootout at the Forsyth County Courthouse.
    FOX 5 has an extended clip of the dramatic shootout at the Forsyth County Courthouse in June.
  • Contact the FOX 5 I-Team

    * denotes required fields

    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.

    Thanks for contacting FOX 5.  To reach our newsroom by phone, please call (404) 898-0100.

Powered by WorldNow

4739 NW 53rd Avenue, Sutie B
Gainesville, FL 32653

Phone: (352) 371-0051

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices