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Police Report - 5-8-14; A woman using a flat iron on her hair caused smoke, which set off the alarm.

    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.

STATESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Taryn Nicole Marquez, 31, T.R. Smith Road, Ellabell — theft by shoplifting.
    ▲ Lasharett Gene’t Wilkerson, 31, East Jones Avenue — suspended license, seat belt violation.
    ▲ Latovia Fines Hines, 34, Lanier Drive — wanted person, disorderly conduct, obstruction.

➤ Incidents
    ▲ BROAD STREET — A man saw two people sitting in the bushes in his  yard around 12:40 a.m. Tuesday. They fled when he saw them.
    ▲ WALMART — A woman was arrested around 2:10 p.m. Tuesday after stuffing $115 worth of towels, salt and pepper shakers, dishes and other household items into shopping bags and leaving without paying for them.
    ▲ CAMBRIDGE AT SOUTHERN — Between January 15 and May 6, someone stole two pots valued at $5 each, a woman told police around 10 a.m. Tuesday.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
    ▲ Information unavailable Wednesday.

GEORGIA STATE PATROL POST 45
    ▲ Information unavailable Wednesday.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
➤ Arrests
    ▲ Shimika Elove Barrole, 22, Stambuk Lane — speeding, DUI.
 
➤ Incidents
    ▲ Officers issued one traffic citation and seven traffic warnings and assisted one motorist Tuesday.
    ▲ THE MARKET AT CENTENNIAL — Police investigated the report of a suspicious person at 11:08 a.m. Tuesday.
    ▲ COLLEGE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY —Officers responded to the report of a verbal dispute and disorderly person around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. The person involved was gone upon officers arrival. 
    ▲ SOUTHERN COURTYARD — Officers investigated reports of four suspicious juveniles around 6:11 p.m. Tuesday, but they were gone upon the officer’s arrival and could not be located.
    ▲ WATSON PODS — Firefighters and police responded around 11:50 p.m. Tuesday to a call where a woman using a flat iron on her hair caused smoke, which set off the alarm.
    ▲ KAPPA ALPHA HOUSE — Officers responded around 4:48 a.m. Tuesday to a call about a trash can on fire in the back yard. The Statesboro Fire Department responded and extinguished the fire.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
➤ Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    ▲ Brooklet Police Department — one call.
    ▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 13 calls.
    ▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Department — four calls.
    ▲ Claxton Police Department — six calls.
    ▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — five calls.
    ▲ Georgia State Patrol — four calls.
    ▲ Georgia Southern University Police Department — one call.
    ▲ Metter Police Department — five calls.
    ▲ Portal Police Department — one call.
    ▲ Statesboro Police Department — 35 calls.

➤ Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    ▲ Statesboro Fire Department — three calls. 
    ▲ Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — one call.
    ▲ Hagan Fire Department — one call.
    ▲ Claxton Fire Department — two calls.

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

➤ Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    ▲ 911 hang-ups — 27 calls.
    ▲ Air Evac — two calls.
Bulloch Humane Enforcement — one call.
    ▲ Screven County 911 — one call.
    ▲ Tattnall County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Bragg

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