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Police Report - 1-31-14; A man said someone stole his brown trash receptacle.

    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
    ▲ Marqueisha Jones, 17, Bryant Still Road, Brooklet — theft by shoplifting (misdemeanor).
    ▲ Ritchie Olin Duffie, 46, Miller Street Extension — wanted person.
    ▲ Senetra Shanell Johnson, 32, Groover Lane — battery (family violence).

➤ Incidents
    ▲ ASPEN HEIGHTS — A man told police he lost his iPhone 5S while walking home from a friend's house. He used his roommate’s phone to call his cellphone, and an unknown man answered and said the phone is now his.
    In a separate incident, police responded to the complaint of a disorderly house. When they arrived, the door to the apartment was open and the occupants had fled. Police found a large number of empty alcoholic beverage bottles and cans, along with plastic cups, on the grass and parking lot around the apartment, and a large number of alcoholic beverages inside the apartment in plain view from the open door.
    ▲ SOUTHERN VILLAS — A woman told police that four DVDs she rented were stolen from her apartment.
    ▲ SOUTH CITY TAVERN — When officers responded to a disorderly conduct complaint at the bar, they saw a man push the front door open with enough force that the glass shattered. When an officer attempted to handcuff the man, a woman tried to pull the officer off the man. Police said both suspects appeared to be intoxicated. Both were arrested and charged with multiple offenses.
    In a separate incident, a woman reported that someone broke the side mirrors, antenna and rear windshield wiper of her vehicle, causing more than $500 damage.
    In still another incident, a man reported that another man damaged his vehicle while they were at the bar.
    ▲ HOBBY LOBBY — An employee told police a woman left the store with nine items, valued at $70.83, which she did not pay for. The woman was arrested.
    ▲ TAMO LANE — A woman told police her boyfriend hit her during an argument about him being unfaithful to her. The boyfriend fled with the woman’s keys and a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 smartphone.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Dexter Sabastain Hornsby, 42, Green Street — driving while license suspended or revoked.
    ▲ Willie James Williams, 48, Riggs Circle — public drunkenness.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ ROUGH RIDER ROAD — A woman told deputies that she and a man had a verbal argument that turned physical when he pushed her and pulled her through the living room. She said she also struck the man in the face several times, trying to get him off of her. She did not have any visible injuries, and the man left before deputies arrived.
    ▲ CLITO ROAD — A woman said while she was at a man’s home, he began pushing her into the walls, led her into the bathroom, continued to push her and kept her there. She was able to calm him down temporarily, and when he became aggressive again, she was able to leave. She had no visible injuries. The man said the woman had contacted him several times, that he wanted no contact with her and told her not to come to his home. He said he told her to leave, which she did. Both parties were told not to contact each other.
    ▲ FRINK’S MOBILE HOME PARK — Deputies arrested a juvenile, charging him with theft by taking, after his mother discovered that he stole his neighbor’s cellphone. He was released to his mother’s custody, and the cellphone was returned to its rightful owner.
    ▲ BARRINGTON COURT — A man said someone stole his brown trash receptacle.
    ▲ OAK FIELD DRIVE — A man told deputies that someone was ringing his doorbell and banging on the front door, and that he couldn’t tell who was at the door. Deputies found a man walking away from the house, at the entrance to the subdivision on Lakeview Road. He admitted that he had been banging on the front door of someone’s home and that he had been drinking. He smelled of alcohol and was unsteady on his feet. He was arrested and charged with public drunkenness.

GEORGIA STATE PATROL POST 45
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Troopers arrested one person for DUI and issued 10 citations, including one for speeding, Wednesday.
    ▲ Matthew Kyle Buhler, age and address unavailable — DUI, failure to maintain lane.
    ▲ Dometric Deonguan Lewis, age and address unavailable — driving while license suspended or revoked, possession of marijuana (less than 1 ounce), possession and use of drug-related object, suspended registration, speeding, headlight violation, possession of cocaine.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ Troopers stopped 20 vehicles; issued 24 warnings, including seven for speeding and one for a seat belt violation; and patrolled 776 miles Wednesday.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Officers issued seven traffic citations Wednesday.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ Officers issued six traffic warnings and assisted one motorist Wednesday.
    ▲ FREEDOM’S LANDING — Officers responded to a domestic dispute. One occupant was judicially referred to university officials for punishment, and the visitor was banned from campus.
    In a separate incident, officers responded to a drug complaint. Three occupants were judicially referred.
    ▲ ROBIN HOOD TRAIL/LANIER DRIVE — Officers conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued two traffic citations and two traffic warnings.
    ▲ F-LOT — A report was taken for a motor vehicle accident.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
➤ Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    ▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — eight calls.
    ▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Department — four calls.
    ▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — three calls.
    ▲ Georgia State Patrol — one call.
    ▲ Georgia Southern University Police — one call.
    ▲ Metter Police Department — three calls.
    ▲ Statesboro Police Department — 18 calls.

➤ Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    ▲ Statesboro Fire Department — two calls.

➤ Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    ▲ Bulloch County EMS — one coroner call, five first-responder calls and 17 medical calls.
    ▲ Candler County EMS — seven medical calls.
    ▲ Evans County EMS — one first-responder call and four medical calls.

➤ Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    ▲ 911 hang-ups — 13 calls.
    ▲ Bryan County 911 — one call.
    ▲ Excelsior EMC — one call.
    ▲ Georgia Power — one call.

— compiled by Jason Wermers and Ann Healy

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