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Police Report - May 10
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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   
    No arrests filed.
Georgia State Patrol Arrests
    Troopers issued seven traffic violation citations Tuesday.
Georgia Southern University Arrests
      No arrests filed.
Statesboro Police Incidents   
    JONES MILL ROAD — A woman reported receiving a fraudulent check in the amount of $2,450 from the American Association for Cancer Research.
    WILLIAMS ROAD — A man reported someone took a CD player from a vehicle.
    EAST JONES AVENUE — A woman reported a bedroom screen damaged.
    HARDEES — A woman told police a  man called her employer trying to get her fired. The man called her, her current and past employers, harassing her, she said. She has a restraining order pending in another county.
    TAMO LANE — A woman said her boyfriend pushed her and threatened to sic his aggressive dog on her during an argument.
Bulloch Sheriff's Incidents   
    BIRD ROAD — (Statesboro)A woman told deputies three men came to a residence and argued with another man. The argument escalated and one man was stabbed, according to Bulloch County Chief Deputy Gene McDaniel. The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment, then released. The offender was not found, but the case remains under investigation.
    HENRY FUTCH ROAD  — (Pembroke) A  woman told deputies she thought she had been the victim of a scam. Reports did not give details about the type of scam and listed the amount of money involved as "small."
    LAKESIDE DRIVE — (Portal) A woman told deputies a juvenile female left the residence without permission and returned after curfew. The complainant is very ill and said the juvenile defies house rules. When the deputy tried to discuss the issue with the juvenile, the girl became obstinate and unruly, refusing to listen, so the deputy arrested her.
    FRANKLIN ROAD — (Clito) A man said another male walked up to him and some friends, obviously intoxicated, and refused to leave. The offender, who was holding an alcoholic drink, ignored repeated requests over an hour for him to leave, so the complainant called for help.
    MISTY LANE — (Statesboro) A man said someone tried to pry open a door.
    NORTH LANE —(Ellabell) A man told deputies he came home to find a man in his yard, then noticed a truck window had been shattered. The offender claimed his juvenile son broke the window, and refused to pay for repair because it was an accident. The offender fled on foot when the complainant called deputies. The complainant said the man had no reason to be on his property in the first place.
    McELVEEN ROAD — (Brooklet) A woman said her brother twisted her arm and pushed her down during an argument.
    MILL BRANCH CLUB ROAD — (Nevils-Denmark) A woman reported the theft of a yellow bulldozer.
    HARVEY ROAD — (Brooklet) A woman said someone knocked out her driver's side car window. Nothing was reported missing.
Georgia State Patrol Incidents   
    Troopers issued five warnings, assisted four motorists and investigated three crashes with three reported injuries Tuesday.
Georgia Southern University Incidents

     Officers investigated one traffic accident and assisted five motorists, one injured person and one sick person Tuesday.
Animal Shelter Reports
    The Statesboro-Bulloch County Animal Shelter reported the following activity during the week of May 1-6:
    Animals in:
    Portal Animal Control — one dog.
    Surrendered by citizens — five dogs and one cat.
    Litters surrendered — total of nine puppies and 14 kittens.
    Bulloch Humane Enforcement — nine dogs.
    Statesboro Animal Control — four dogs and one cat.
    Animals out:
    Shelter adoptions — eight dogs and one cat.
    Pets & People adoptions — three dogs.
    Humane Society adoptions — three dogs and five cats.
     Returned to owners — one dog.
    Died at shelter — three cats.
    Euthanized — 10 dogs and 10 cats.
    Calls, citations:
    Complaints — one about a pig, one about an armadillo.
    Summons/citations — two.
    Warnings — two.
    Adoption fees — $350
    Surrender fees — $40
    Return to owners fines — $75
    Miscellaneous — $4
911  Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - nine calls.
    Statesboro Police Department — 12 calls.
    University Police — one call.
    Georgia State Patrol Post 45 — one call.
    Candler County Sheriff's Department — three calls.
    Evans County Sheriff's Department — one call.
    Claxton Police — one call.
911 Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Tuesday:
    Statesboro Fire Department — two calls.
    Bulloch County Volunteer firefighters — three calls.
    Metter Fire Department — one call.
911 EMS Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County EMS — 12 medical calls.   
    Candler County EMS — one  medical call.  
    Evans County EMS — one accident call and five medical calls.    
    Central 911 operators also routed  two calls to Emanuel County 911.
— Compiled by Holli Deal Bragg
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