GBI Investigates Death of Cochran Resident in Workplace Accident

GBI Investigates Death of Cochran Resident in Workplace Accident

At the request of the Cochran Police Department, GBI agents are investigating the death of Milton Mullis, age 70, of Cochran, GA.

Preliminary information indicates on Wednesday, June 5, 2024, at about 9:10 a.m., Mullis was hit by a piece of heavy equipment which resulted in his death. The incident occurred while Mullis was working at the Cochran Oil Mill and Ginnery located on the 100 block of E. Ash St., Bleckley County, Cochran, GA. 

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact the GBI regional investigative office in Eastman at 478-374-6988. Anonymous tips can also be submitted by calling 1-800-597-TIPS (8477), online at https://gbi.georgia.gov/submit-tips-online, or by downloading the See Something, Send Something mobile app.

This investigation is active and ongoing. Once complete, it will be given to the Oconee Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office for review.

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