One Suspect Arrested In Burke County Grave Robberies - WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken

One Suspect Arrested In Burke County Grave Robberies

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Jerry Atkinson, Courtesy: Burke County Sheriff's Office Jerry Atkinson, Courtesy: Burke County Sheriff's Office
Ralph "Bubba" Hillis, Courtesy: Burke County Sheriff's Office Ralph "Bubba" Hillis, Courtesy: Burke County Sheriff's Office
Burke County, GA -

One suspect is under arrest for grave robberies that happened in Burke County last week.  And authorities are still looking for another suspect. 

Burke County investigators say Ralph "Bubba" Hillis was arrested Monday evening in Richmond County. 

A second suspect, Jerry Atkinson, is still wanted.

Both men are charged with malicious removal of the dead from a grave.

If you know the whereabouts of Jerry Atkinson, please call the Burke County Sheriff's oFfice at 706-554-2133.  Callers may remain anonymous, and the Sheriff's office is crediting the overwhelming response and tips from the public in helping with this case.

 

 

 

 

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