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Police Report - 1-11-13; A man reported wedding and engagement bands stolen.

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➤ Arrests
    ▲ No arrests reported.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ FAST N EASY — A man said another man snatched his cellphone and fled.
    ▲ JOHN’S PLACE — A client was causing a disturbance by banging on furniture and was taken to a hospital for evaluation.
    ▲ KENT STREET — A woman said another female called and texted her repeatedly, making threats to harm her and her unborn baby.
    ▲ AMERICAN LEGION/RUCKER LANE — Someone reported the theft of a utility trailer.

➤ Arrests
    ▲ Virgil Artiss Burgess, 56, Frink Road — felony theft by taking.
    ▲ Spenser Hogan Ferrell, 21, Chapman Drive, Albany — felony theft by taking.
    ▲ Ethan Calvin Sikes, 19, Pinemount Drive, Reidsville — sexual exploitation of children; selling, renting or furnishing materials harmful to minors.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ BULLOCH COUNTY JAIL — A woman met with deputies to report a man threatened three boys who live in a trailer on her property. She said he texted her husband threatening to kill them and wage war against them. He has attacked her children with a baseball bat and has pointed guns at them, she said.
    ▲ ANDERSON ROAD WEST — (Register) A man reported wedding and engagement bands stolen.
    ▲ ROCKY FORD ROAD — (Portal) A man reported seeing another male tampering with a breaker box at a house.
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Seat belt citations — two.
    ▲ Child restraint citations — none.
    ▲ Speeding citations — two.
    ▲ Total citations — three.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ Crashes investigated — five. 
    ▲ Fatalities reported — none.
    ▲ Injuries reported — one.
    ▲ Total vehicle stops — 12.
    ▲ Seat belt warnings — one.
    ▲ Child restraint warnings — none.
    ▲ Speeding warnings — seven. 
    ▲ Total warnings issued — 15.
    ▲ Wanted persons apprehended — none.
    ▲ Stolen vehicles recovered — none. 
    ▲ Road checks performed — none.
    ▲ Motorists assisted — none.
    ▲ Miles patrolled — 759. 
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Officers issued three traffic citations Wednesday.
    ▲ Benjamin Michael Hamblin, 22, Olympic Boulevard — DUI, noise violation and seat belt violation.
➤ Incidents
    ▲ Officers issued no traffic warnings and assisted two motorists and a sick person Wednesday.
➤ Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    ▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — nine calls.
    ▲ Statesboro Police Department — 17 calls.
    ▲ Georgia Southern University Police — one call.
    ▲ Georgia State Patrol —four calls.
    ▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Department — seven calls.
    ▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — two calls.
    ▲ Claxton Police Department — one call.
➤ Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    ▲ Statesboro Fire Department — four calls. 
    ▲ Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — four calls.
    ▲ Metter Fire Department — no calls.

➤ Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    ▲ Bulloch County EMS — two accident calls and 12 medical calls.
    ▲ Candler County EMS — four medical calls.
    ▲ Evans County EMS — four medical calls.
    ▲ Central 911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Wednesday: a call to Bulloch County First Responders, a call to Poison Control and two miscellaneous calls.

— compiled by Holli Deal Bragg

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