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Police Report - 1-9-13; A man reported the theft of a Ruger P39 9 mm handgun.

    Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system. Arrest photos are available for viewing at statesboroherald.com/arrests/


STATESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Douglas Ryan Plotts, 24, Bowen Road, Twin City — theft by shoplifting.
    ▲ Linda Fay Bacon, 58, Lotties Lane — marijuana possession.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ LITTLE LOTTS CREEK APARTMENTS — A woman said her child’s father tried to kick her door in, but police found no evidence of that.
    ▲ WEST INMAN LANE — A man said he left a bag containing $9,000 cash, along with eight scratch-off lottery tickets, in his vehicle, He  told police someone stole the items.
    ▲ WALMART — A man shoplifted a video game, a DVD, and the book “Fifty Shades of Grey.”
    ▲ EAST MAIN STREET — Police investigated a tip and found a man had been stealing power tools from neighbors and pawning them, returning them before they were sold.
    ▲ NORTH MAIN AT HILL STREET — An officer stopped a driver for a traffic offense. The driver stopped, put the vehicle in reverse, struck the police patrol car, then fled on foot, leaving the car behind.
    ▲ OAK HOLLOW DRIVE — A woman told police a man asked to do yard work, and upon completing it, started asking questions about the woman’s alarm system and living arrangements.
    ▲ COLLEGE PLAZA — A man reported the theft of a Ruger P39  9 mm handgun and two 10-round magazines from a vehicle.
    ▲ GRADY JOHNSON ROAD — A man and his adult son argued, and someone called police.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Antonio Damantae Collins, 32, Rountree Street — child support lockup.
    ▲ Thomas James Collins, 52, Pike Road — methamphetamine possession, probation violation.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ CYPRESS LAKE DRIVE — (Statesboro) Clothes, cash and jewelry were stolen during a burglary.
    ▲ BROOKLET SOUTH DRIVE — (Brooklet) A woman said her ex-husband has made threats and derogatory comments about her via text and Facebook posts.
 
GEORGIA STATE PATROL POST 45
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Seat belt citations — none.
    ▲ Child restraint citations — one.
    ▲ Speeding citations — two.
    ▲ Total citations — five.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ Crashes investigated — three. 
    ▲ Fatalities reported — none.
    ▲ Injuries reported — one.
    ▲ Total vehicle stops — 12.
    ▲ Seat belt warnings — none.
    ▲ Child restraint warnings — none.
    ▲ Speeding warnings — six. 
    ▲ Total warnings issued — 10.
    ▲ Wanted persons apprehended — none.
    ▲ Stolen vehicles recovered — none. 
    ▲ Road checks performed — none.
    ▲ Motorists assisted — none.
    ▲ Miles patrolled — 255. 
     
GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Officers issued no traffic citations Monday.
 
➤ Incidents
    ▲ Officers issued three traffic warnings and assisted no motorists Monday.
      
BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
➤ Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Monday:
    ▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — nine calls.
    ▲ Statesboro Police Department — 14 calls.
    ▲ Georgia Southern University Police — no calls.
    ▲ Georgia State Patrol — four calls.
    ▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Department — one call.
    ▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — three calls.
    ▲ Claxton Police Department — one call.
    ▲ Portal Police Department — one call.
 
➤ Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Monday:
    ▲ Statesboro Fire Department — no calls. 
    ▲ Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — one call.
    ▲ Metter Fire Department — no calls.

➤ Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Monday:
    ▲ Bulloch County EMS — one accident call and 13 medical calls.
    ▲ Candler County EMS — eight medical calls.
    ▲ Evans County EMS — one medical call.
 
    ▲ Central 911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Monday: a call to Bulloch County First Responders.
— compiled by Holli Deal Bragg

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