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Police Report - February 26
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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           

            Dewayne D. Coleman, 27, Pleasant Hill Road, Portal — theft of services.

            Eyra Adinah Nelson, 34, Cedarwood Acres Mobile Home Park, Register — probation violation.

            Corey Cornelius Williams. 30, Annett School Road, Sylvania — bench warrant.

            Jarrod Lee Melvin, 19, Eagle Village — theft by taking.

            Christopher Lamar Oliver, 34, Old River Road North — no proof of insurance, unregistered vehicle.

            Demetrius Earl Tompkins, 17, S. Peter Street, Claxton — failure to maintain lane, driving while unlicensed.

            Kenneth Neal Radford, 50, Harvey Road, Brooklet — probation violation.

            Todd Alan Drake, 37, King Way Drive, Savannah — DUI, open container, driving with a suspended license, failure to maintain lane.

            Gary Jacob Harrell, 19, Barnett Shoals Road, Athens — public intoxication, underage possession of alcohol.

            Alex Paul Templeman, 22, Thompkin Drive — public intoxication.

            Thomas William Mollura, 21, Thompkin Drive — obstruction of officers.

            Bryce Mitchell Lowman, 19, NE Loch-Highland Parkway, Roswell — reckless driving, criminal trespass, marijuana possession, possession and use of a drug-related object.

            April Michelle Ponte, 28, Leon Newsome Road — driving with a suspended license.


Georgia State Patrol Arrests

            Troopers issued 25 traffic violation citations Sunday.


Georgia Southern University Arrests

              Brian Keith McKeeson, 20, Statesboro Place — entering an auto.

            Officers issued two traffic citations Sunday.      


Statesboro Police Incidents      

            EAGLES LANDING — Officers responding to a report of a fight found four people standing outside. One man said he was  bitten by an American bulldog, and the dog's owner provided proof of rabies vaccinations. However, he did receive a citation for dog at large. The victim was taken to the hospital for minor wounds.

            WAL-MART — A man said he was approached by another male who demanded $30 the complainant owed.  When the complainant said he did not have the cash, the offender threatened him with bodily harm.

            In a separate incident, two females were caught stealing a handbag, a wallet and a pair of thong panties.

            SOUTH MAIN STREET — A woman told police her boyfriend slapped her and grabbed her.

            RUDE RUDY'S — Two men told police unknown offenders struck them in  the mouth with their fists, causing lacerated lips.

            PARK PLACE APARTMENTS — A man said two females called him three times and he did not want them calling anymore.

            THE EXCHANGE APARTMENTS — A woman said her ex-boyfriend called her 14 times after being told to stop, and visited her home, harassing her.

            THE CRATE — Two customers began arguing and one made threats to another, prompting store employees to call police.

            BELK — A woman was caught taking $274 worth of clothing without paying.

            INMAN STREET — Officers responded to a call about a fight and arrested one woman for threatening behavior.

            PAWN CITY #4 — A man said he allowed another man to use a paint sprayer, but when he asked for it back the other man admitted pawning it.


Bulloch Sheriff's Incidents        

            Incident reports unavailable.


Georgia State Patrol Incidents  

            Troopers assisted one motorist and investigated three crashes resulting in eight reported injuries Sunday.


Georgia Southern University Incidents

            EAGLE VILLAGE — Mirrors were broken on two vehicles in the parking lot.

            In a separate incident, someone reported a radio taken from a vehicle.

            OLLIFF HALL — Someone reported a domestic disturbance.

            WILLIAMS CENTER — Someone reported a coat was taken.

            FRIDAY — Officers assisted two motorists and one sick person.

            SATURDAY —  Officers issued five traffic warnings, assisted four motorists, and responded to two alarms.

            SUNDAY —  Officers issued three traffic warnings and assisted two motorists.


911  Law Enforcement Reports

            Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Sunday:

            Bulloch County Sheriff's Department — 16 calls.

            Statesboro Police Department — 19 calls.

            University Police Department — one call.

            Georgia State Patrol Post 45 — seven calls.

            Brooklet Police — two calls.

            Candler County Sheriff's Department — one call.

            Evans County Sheriff's Department — one call.


911 Fire Department Reports

            Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Sunday:

            Metter Fire Department — one call.


911 EMS Reports

            Central 911 operators dispatched the following call Sunday:

            Bulloch County EMS — three accident calls and eight medical calls.  

            Candler County EMS — two medical calls. 

            Evans County EMS — three medical calls.   

            Central 911 operators also routed  a call to Bulloch County First Responders, a call to Montgomery County 911, a call to Bryan County 911 and a call to Effingham County 911 .


— Compiled by Holli Deal Bragg

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