Burke County man wanted on firearms and child cruelty charges in police custody

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#UPDATE | August 23, 2021 (WJBF) – Eddie Jackson turned himself into deputies at Burke County Detention Center without incident.


BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – The Burke County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man wanted on multiple warrants.

42-year-old Eddie Lamar Jackson, AKA Buckwheat, is wanted on charges of Cruelty to Children, two counts of Pointing a Firearm at Another, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon and Theft by Receiving Stolen Property.

Investigators say Jackson is considered Armed & Dangerous.

If you have any information, please contact investigators at 706-554-6633

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