View Mobile Site

Police Report - 8-29-13; A man reported the theft of a German shorthaired pointer dog.

    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
    ▲ John B. Williams IV, 28, Margaret Williams Road, Thomson — brake lights violation, suspended license.
    ▲ Latesha Hagan, 33, Cedar Avenue, Claxton —theft by shoplifting (third offense).
    ▲ Tomeka Feon Middleton, 26, Terrell Street, Claxton — theft by shoplifting.
    ▲ Nicholas D. Tremble, 26, Raymond Street — probation violation.
    ▲ Stephanie S. Bernard, 32, Davis Lane, Sylvania — wanted person.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ HARVEY DRIVE — A woman said another woman entered her home without permission, intending to start a fight.
    ▲ RADIO SHACK — Someone stole a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and other cellphones.
    ▲ MILL CREEK REGIONAL PARK — Someone set a plastic trashcan on fire.
    ▲ EAGLE COURT APARTMENTS — Someone reported a TV stolen.
    ▲ EASY STREET — A woman reported finding a bag of suspected marijuana.     
    ▲ OAK STREET — A machete, two gas cans full of gas and $5 were stolen from a vehicle.
    ▲ CAMPUS CROSSINGS — A man punched security guards after being admonished about noise. He told police the guards were harassing and chasing him.
    ▲ STATESBORO PLACE CIRCLE — A woman told police she received several money orders as part of a secret shopper scheme and discovered they were fraudulent.
    ▲ BEALL’S OUTLET — Several women concealed shoes in their purses and walked out without paying.
    ▲ BEASLEY ROAD — A man said someone used his debit card out of state and made fraudulent charges.
    ▲ LONGHORN STEAKHOUSE — A man reported the theft of a silver 2008 Nissan Rogue.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Tomara Daunte Johnson, 25, Link Street, Hinesville — probation violation.
    ▲ Keith Lamont Lovett, 37, Turpentine Drive, Portal — no driver’s license, no insurance.
    ▲ Eric Jonathan McKinney, 51, Anderson Street, Pembroke — unlawful use of license plates, suspended license.
    ▲ Jacob Hunter McKernan, 20, Gabby’s Run — failure to maintain lane, failure to obey traffic device, DUI under 21.
 
➤ Incidents
    ▲ SINKHOLE ROAD — (Statesboro) A man fired 11 rounds at a strange man he caught in his home, who fled when spotted. He told deputies he did not think he hit the suspect. The only thing missing was a Georgia State Correctional badge.
    ▲ SOUTHEAST BULLOCH MIDDLE SCHOOL — (Brooklet) A student was arrested for possession of prescription drugs (not his prescription) at school.
    ▲ COACHES WAY — A man reported the theft of a German shorthaired pointer dog.
    ▲ SOUTH JACKSON ROAD — (Statesboro) A juvenile was arrested for unruly conduct after aggressive physical behavior and rolling his eyes at deputies when questioned.
    ▲ PROSSER ROAD — (Statesboro) A man reported being harassed by text by a family member.

GEORGIA STATE PATROL POST 45
➤ Arrests 
    ▲ Seat belt citations — none.
    ▲ Child restraint citations — none.
    ▲ Speeding citations — three.
    ▲ Total citations — five.

➤ Incidents 
    ▲ Crashes investigated — three. 
    ▲ Fatalities reported — none.
    ▲ Injuries reported — one.
    ▲ Total vehicle stops — 17.
    ▲ Seat belt warnings — two.
    ▲ Child restraint warnings — none.
    ▲ Speeding warnings — nine. 
    ▲ Total warnings issued — 16.
    ▲ Wanted persons apprehended — none.
    ▲ Stolen vehicles recovered — none.
    ▲ Road checks performed — none.
    ▲ Security details performed — one.
    ▲ Motorists assisted — none.
    ▲ Miles patrolled — 992. 
     
GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Officers issued no traffic citations Tuesday.
    ▲ Javontis Dashawn Powell, 20, Rucker Lane — theft by taking.
 
➤ Incidents
    ▲ Officers issued three traffic warnings and assisted  seven motorists Tuesday.
    ▲ WATSON PODS —  Officers responded to an affray (fight). The two subjects involved were judicially referred to university officials for punishment as opposed to being arrested.
    ▲ FREEDOM’S LANDING — Officers responded in reference to a drug complaint.  No action was taken.  
    ▲ PAULSON STADIUM —Three vehicles were towed from the Paulson parking area.
 
BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
➤ Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls  Tuesday:
    ▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 24 calls.
    ▲ Statesboro Police Department — 18 calls.
    ▲ Georgia State Patrol — six calls.
    ▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Department — nine calls.
    ▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — one call.
    ▲ Metter Police Department — one call.
 
➤ Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    ▲ Statesboro Fire Department — three calls. 
    ▲ Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — five calls.
    ▲ Metter Fire Department — one call.

➤ Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    ▲ Bulloch County EMS — one accident call, a fire call and 13 medical calls.
    ▲ Candler County EMS — seven medical calls.
    ▲ Evans County EMS — three medical calls.
 
    ▲ Central 911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Tuesday: a call to Georgia Forestry Commission (Bulloch), a call to Bulloch County Humane Enforcement and a miscellaneous call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Bragg

Interested in viewing premium content?

A subscription is required before viewing this article and other premium content.

Already a registered member and have a subscription?

If you have already purchased a subscription, please log in to view the full article.

Are you registered, but do not have a subscription?

If you are a registed user and would like to purchase a subscription, log in to view a list of available subscriptions.

Interested in becoming a registered member and purchasing a subscription?

Join our community today by registering for a FREE account. Once you have registered for a FREE account, click SUBSCRIBE NOW to purchase access to premium content.

Membership Benefits

  • Instant access to creating Blogs, Photo Albums, and Event listings.
  • Email alerts with the latest news.
  • Access to commenting on articles.

Please wait ...