Legal No. 13-108
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF LAURENS COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
THE STATE OF GEORGIA, BY AND THROUGH CRAIG FRASER, DISTRICT ATTORNEY, Plaintiff,
TWO THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED NINETY-ONE DOLLARS ($2,991.00) IN UNITED STATES LAWFUL CURRENCY,
Defendant Property in rem,
KESHIMIA JONES, Claimant.
CIVIL ACTION NO. 2013-CG-0074
NOTICE OF SEIZURE AND NOTICE OF COMPLAINT FOR FORFEITURE
To any and all persons having an interest in or right affected by the above-captioned action and by any sale of the aforesaid property resulting therefrom, and who are entitled by law to notice or service by publication.
You are hereby notified that the above styled-action, seeking forfeiture of the property described below, was filed on the 12th day of January, 2013, in the office of the Clerk of Laurens Superior Court, seeking to forfeit certain property described as follows to wit:
ONE THOUSAND SEVEN HUNDRED TWENTY DOLLARS IN LAWFUL UNITED STATES CURRENCY.
The aforesaid property was seized from Keshimia Jones on January 23, 2013 , in Laurens County, Georgia. The property was declared contraband and seized pursuant to Official Code of Georgia § 16-13-49.
The conduct giving rise to the seizure was as follows: Possession of Marijuana. The violation of law alleged is as follows: O.C.G.A. § 16-13-30(a).
You are hereby required to file with the Clerk of Laurens Superior Court and serve upon the District Attorney for the Dublin Judicial Circuit, whose name and address is as follows:
P.O. Box 2029
Dublin, Georgia 31040
an answer, conforming to the requirement of law, to the foregoing Complaint within thirty (30) days of the date of final publication of this notice, asserting a claim against the said property.
If at the expiration of the thirty (30) days, as set forth above, no answer has been filed, the court shall grant the relief sought by the Plaintiff and the court shall forfeit the said property and order the disposition of the property as provided by law.
This 27th day of February, 2012.
BY: The State of Georgia, by and through Craig Fraser, District Attorney
March 2, 9, 2013