Houston County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Donald J. Valenza


Press Release


          On December 14, 2017, the Houston County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of Theft of Property in the 7400 Block of S. U. S. 231 in Rehobeth.

          The Investigation led to a residence in the 900 Block of Boys Club Rd. in Southern Junction.

          Mitchell Lee Childs, a 27 year old white male of Southern Junction was arrested and charged with 2 counts of Receiving Stolen Property 1st Degree, Theft of Property 1st Degree, and Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance.

          Childs was placed in the Houston County Jail with bonds totaling $55,000.00.