According to officials in Griffin and Spalding County, reports indicating Griffin is being targeted by ISIS are false, however one of the individuals on the ISIS kill list does reside in Spalding County.
Press release March 25:
The City of Griffin Police Department and the Spalding County Sheriff’s Office are aware of the recent alleged threats by ISIS that have been reported in the news. We have been in contact with FBI officials and briefed regarding the list published by ISIS of individual targets. There is no credible information at this time that would indicate that the City of Griffin or Spalding County are direct targets of these alleged threats.
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