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Police Report - April 19
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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 Arrests    
    No arrests filed.
Bulloch Sheriff's Arrests   
    Arrest information unavailable.
Georgia State Patrol Arrests
    Alvaro C. Diaz, 22, Dry Branch Village, Register — DUI (.081).
    Troopers issued 36 traffic violation citations Monday and nine citations Tuesday.
Georgia Southern University Arrests
      John Robert Martin, 19, of Eagle Village, was charged with underage possession/consumption of alcohol, criminal trespass and possession of false I.D.
Statesboro Police Incidents   
    BERMUDA RUN APARTMENTS — A woman called police because her roommate allowed a third girl into the complainant's room to try on a pair of her pants. While the officer was there investigating, the complainant was on the phone when the roommate ran in, called the complainant a vulgar name, and grabbed her phone, tossing it onto the floor. She then shoved the complainant. The officer handcuffed her, and she told hi it was a good thing because there was no telling what she would have done if he had not.
    MILL CREEK PARK — A man was taking pictures of his family and either misplaced his camera or someone took it.
    LANIER DRIVE — A woman said her friend's boyfriend because loud and called them vulgar names and made obscene gestures, The women were frightened and locked themselves in a bedroom, but the man threw an object against the door and spit on one woman's car. The complainant made another report when the same man called her on her cell phone, threatening her and using vulgar words.
    SOUTH COLLEGE STREET — Police are investigating a reported statutory rape and child molestation incident.
    EAST MAIN STREET — A man reported the theft of a laptop computer, cordless phone and a 12-pack of Coca Cola.
    FOXRIDGE APARTMENTS — A woman said someone took $82 from her dresser.
    LEWIS STREET — A woman said she had a party and later discovered her Ipod missing.
    HUDDLE HOUSE — Two men left without paying a $12 bill for meals.
    STATESBORO REALTY — A man said he tried three times to speak with a driver for Knockout Towing, then the driver finally opened the door and struck him in the mouth before exiting the wrecker and striking him in the shoulder with a  flashlight. The complainant said he wanted to talk to the driver about his car having been towed.
Bulloch Sheriff's Incidents   
    CYPRESS LAKE DRIVE — (Register) A man reported a burglary during which a radial arm saw, jigsaw, circular saw, framing air gun, air compressor, finish nailer, brad nailer and air hose were taken.
    HARVILLE ROAD — (Statesboro) A woman told deputies someone took a cement bench and two cement blocks with "H" engraved upon them from her parents'  grave site at Middleground Baptist Church.
    DOY NEWTON MOBILE HOME PARK — (Clito) A woman said another female called her as well as shouted obscene and vulgar statements about and to her. The alleged offender denied the actions.
    ARCOLA ROAD — (Brooklet) A man reported the theft of a tractor, a six-foot harrow and a dual axle trailer    from his property.
    CASH ROAD — (Brooklet) A woman told deputies a man burned her with a cigar  on the arm. The man told deputies he and the woman were playing around and the burn was an accident, which led to the dispute.
    OLD LEEFIELD ROAD — (Leefield/Stilson) A woman said someone cut her phone line.
    LEON NEWSOME ROAD — (Statesboro) A woman said a female claiming to work with the Humane Society told her she found one of her dogs near a pond. The complainant said there is no pond near her home, and the dog was near the road, not a pond. The other woman told the complainant she was calling animal control about the way she took care of her dogs.
    CLYDE'S MARKET #40 — (Ga. 67 and Interstate 16) A woman told deputies two vehicles pulled into the parking lot and the occupants pointed firearms at each other.
    DRY BRANCH VILLAGE — (Register) Deputies confiscated a pair of Smith and Wesson handcuffs marked with "B-28" during a response to a reported domestic disturbance. Charges listed on incident reports included escape, battery, third degree cruelty to children, obstruction, an interference with government property, but incident reports provide no detail regarding the incident.
Georgia State Patrol Incidents   
    Troopers issued 61 traffic warnings and assisted seven motorists Monday. Tuesday, troopers issued 26 warnings, assisted five motorists, and investigated seven crashes with two reported injuries.
Georgia Southern University Incidents
    EAGLE VILLAGE — Someone reported the theft of an X-Box.
    BIOLOGY BUILDING —  Someone reported the theft of five textbooks.
    Officers issued one traffic warning and assisted seven motorists Tuesday.
911  Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 11 calls.
    Statesboro Police Department — 10 calls.
    Georgia State Patrol Post 45 — nine calls.
    Candler County Sheriff's Department — three calls.
911 Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Tuesday:
    Statesboro Fire Department — four calls.
    Bulloch County Volunteer firefighters — one call.
    Metter Fire Department — three calls.
    Claxton Fire Department — two calls.
    Hagan Fire Department — two calls.
911 EMS Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County EMS — one accident call and 13 medical calls.   
    Candler County EMS — one fire call and two medical calls.  
    Evans County EMS — one medical calls.    
— Compiled by Holli Deal Bragg
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