Felony Drugs and Weapons Arrest in Burke County

Felony Drugs and Weapons Arrest in Burke County
Raynie Paige Clark (Source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)
Raynie Paige Clark (Source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)
Kyle Nicholas Laborde (Source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)
Kyle Nicholas Laborde (Source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)
Brandon Lee Govia (Source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)
Brandon Lee Govia (Source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)

BURKE COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - On Sunday, August 12, 2018, at approximately midnight, Deputy Lamberth of the Road Patrol Division of the Burke County Sheriff's Office pulled over a gray Nissan Altima going 78 mph in a 55 mph zone on the Highway 25 Bypass.

As the officer approached the vehicle, a strong odor of marijuana was detected coming from inside and he called for backup.

Deputies removed the driver, Brandon Govia (an unlicensed driver), the passenger and back seat passenger, Kyle Laborde and Raynie Clark from the vehicle.

During a search of the vehicle, Deputies found marijuana, Alprazolam tablets, and vapor containers that contained THC oil.  Deputies also found digital scales, a 9mm handgun and $1,851.00.

Charges for the following defendant are as follows:

Brandon Lee Govia

  • Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
  • Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Crime
  • V.G.C.S.A. Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Distribute
  • V.G.C.S.A. Felony Possession of Marijuana With Intent to Distribute
  • Speeding
  • Driving while license suspended or revoked.

Kyle Nicolas Laborde

  • Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
  • Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Crime
  • V.G.C.S.A. Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Distribute
  • V.G.C.S.A. Felony Possession of Marijuana With Intent to Distribute

Raynie Paige Clark

  • Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Crime
  • V.G.C.S.A. Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Distribute
  • V.G.C.S.A. Felony Possession of Marijuana With Intent to Distribute

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