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Police Report - 11-16-13; A woman reported finding meat with a substance on it in her yard.

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➤ Arrests
    ▲ James Matthew Schoot, 32, Gentilly Drive — wanted person.
    ▲ Richard Leon Robinson, 27, Lanier Drive — wanted person.
    ▲ Breanne Kayla Ramnauth, 22, Rucker Lane — criminal trespass.
    ▲ Todd Andrew Cavinder, 39, Gameland Road, Bluffton, S.C. — criminal trespass.
➤ Incidents
    ▲ EAGLE VILLAS — A woman said a man struck her in the face several times and slammed her head into a refrigerator.
In a separate incident, a man threatened another with a knife.
    ▲ CAMARO COURT — A woman reported finding meat with a substance on it in her yard. Several dogs in the area had been poisoned, she said.
    ▲ MILLHOUSE STEAKHOUSE — Police responded to a call about several disorderly persons who were yelling and shoving each other.
    ▲ VAN BUREN STREET — Someone stole a tire and rim.
    ▲ COPPER BEECH TOWNHOUSES — Someone stole $660, debit cards and an iPod with case from a vehicle.
    ▲ L&D PRODUCE — Someone stole a bag of pecans worth $100.

➤ Arrests
    ▲ Olaudah Valeon McKenzie, 35, Tradewinds Way, Claxton — obstruction, marijuana possession.
    ▲ Stanley Saxton, 47, Miller Street Extension — suspended license.
    ▲ Mathew Area Swinson, 36, Shelly Rentz Road, Hazlehurst — suspended license.
    ▲ Jose Roberto Ventura, 30, Rolling Acres Road, Metter — no driver’s license, speeding.
    ▲ Jim Craig Wilkerson, 45, Railroad Street, Portal — probation violation.
    ▲ Terry Clifton, 48, Morris Street —probation violation.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ MEADOW DRIVE — (Statesboro) A woman said a man began harassing her to meet him shortly after a temporary restraining order expired.
    ▲ JOE HODGES ROAD — (Statesboro) A woman reported receiving threatening messages from a Bryan County Jail inmate she does not know.
    ▲ COURTNEY WAY — (Statesboro) A man reported a mini refrigerator, truck bed extender and metal frame stolen.
    ▲ U.S. HIGHWAY 80 WEST — (Statesboro) A TV and PlayStation 3 were reported stolen.
    ▲ BIRD ROAD — (Statesboro) A woman said someone stole two sets of jewelry from her home.

➤ Arrests 
    ▲ Seat belt citations — none.
    ▲ Child restraint citations — none.
    ▲ Speeding citations — one.
    ▲ Total citations — six.

➤ Incidents 
    ▲ Crashes investigated — seven.  
    ▲ Fatalities reported — none. 
    ▲ Injuries reported — two.
    ▲ Total vehicle stops — nine.
    ▲ Seat belt warnings — two. 
    ▲ Child restraint warnings — none.
    ▲ Speeding warnings — four. 
    ▲ Total warnings issued — eight.
    ▲ Wanted persons apprehended — none.
    ▲ Stolen vehicles recovered — none. 
    ▲ Road checks performed — none.
    ▲ Motorists assisted — one.
    ▲ Miles patrolled — 299.

➤ Arrests
    ▲ Officers issued no traffic citations Thursday.
    ▲ Jemarcus Jerrell Godfrey, 19, Georgia Avenue — criminal trespass.
    ▲ Rydge Ellison Ansley,18, Georgia Avenue — possession of a weapon in a school safety zone (knife) and possession of drug-related objects.
    ▲ James Patrick Riley III, 20, Georgia Highway 67 —underage possession of alcohol.
    ▲ William Leary Jackson, 19, Knight Drive — false ID, failure to maintain lane, DUI (refused test).
➤ Incidents
    ▲ Officers issued four traffic warnings and assisted five motorists Thursday.
    ▲ EAGLE VILLAGE — Officers responded to the clubhouse in reference to a broken door.  The investigation resulted in two arrests.

➤ Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    ▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 16 calls.
    ▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Department — five calls.
    ▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — four calls.
    ▲ Georgia State Patrol — eight calls.
    ▲ Georgia Southern University Police Department — one call.
    ▲ Metter Police Department — eight calls.
    ▲ Statesboro Police Department — 37 calls.

➤ Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    ▲ Statesboro Fire Department — four calls. 
    ▲ Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — two calls.
    ▲ Metter Fire Department — one call.
    ▲ Georgia Forestry (Bulloch County) — one call.

➤ Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    ▲ Bulloch County EMS — one first responder call and 14 medical calls.
    ▲ Candler County EMS — eight medical calls.
    ▲ Evans County EMS — three medical calls.

➤ Other Agencies
    ▲ 911 hang-ups — 28 calls.
    ▲ Bryan County 911 — one call.
    ▲ Jenkins County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Bragg

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