ATLANTA – The Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that Jayme Gilbert, a Macon County woman, has been arrested in connection with a fire that occurred in the morning hours of August 22, at 230 Spaulding Road in Montezuma. 

“Ms. Gilbert was arrested and charged by the Montezuma Police Department with Arson in the First Degree and Entering Automobile With Intent to Commit Theft or Felony,” said Commissioner King. “We are grateful to the Montezuma Police Department for making sure that justice is served in this case.” 

Commissioner King’s Fire Investigations Unit assisted the Montezuma Police Department and Montezuma Fire Department with this investigation. More information on this incident can be found here.


The mission of the Office of the Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner is to protect Georgia families by providing access to vital insurance products and safe buildings through fair regulation that creates economic opportunities for all Georgians.