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Police Report - November 21
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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
    Jason Ross Cleary, 25, Nora Lee Drive, Brooklet — cocaine possession.
Bulloch Sheriff's Arrests   
    Joseph Atticus Rigdon, 26, Indian Trail, Sylvania — driving with a suspended or revoked license.
    Mario Brian Childers, 20, Solomon Circle — simple battery (family violence), simple battery, first degree cruelty to children, giving a false identity to police officers, disorderly conduct, third degree cruelty to children.
    Donald Steven Horton, 33, Burkhalter Road — DUI, open container, improper stopping on roadway.
    Dwayne Winard Burke, 27, Mock Street, Sylvania — harassing phone calls.
    Dennis Ray Hines, 49, Riverside Drive, Guyton — DUI, no insurance, no tag, driving with a suspended or revoked license, failure to maintain lane.
    Thomas Roger Ruarks, 59, Pleasant Drive — DUI, open container.
    James David Krueger, 24, Gulick Avenue, Ft. Stewart — DUI, failure to dim headlights.
    Francisco Escodero, 20, W. Smith Street, Claxton — no driver's license, disobeying traffic control device.
    Benjamin Ryall Gerow, 32, Olliff Hill Lane — simple assault, disorderly conduct, simple battery, obstruction.
    Oscar Ramirez Cruz, 23, Eagle Trace Mobile Home Park — probation violation, entering auto, obstruction.
    Lynn Lanier Soto, 45, Southbend Drive — obstruction, probation violation.
    Tommy Charles Smith Jr., 19, Metter — obstruction.
    Willie James Roberson, 43, Larry Smith Mobile Home Park, Portal — aggravated assault.
    Dwight Wayne Arrington, 29, Pepperidge Drive, Augusta — driving with a suspended or revoked license, speeding, unlawful use of license plates.
Georgia State Patrol Arrests
    Jose F. Lopez-Velasquez, 43, Oak Ridge Park, Ridgeland, SC — DUI (.086).
    Gregory Tyrone Foard, 35, Patch Street, Savannah — DUI (.105).
    Troopers issued 35 traffic violation citations Sunday.
Georgia Southern University Arrests
      Officers issued one traffic citation Sunday.
Statesboro Police Incidents   
    HONEST JOHN'S — (West Parish Street) The pawn shop owner told police someone apparently tried to enter the building, causing damage to a place that had been repaired previously due to an attempted break-in. Police responded when an alarm sounded.
    GARDEN DISTRICT APARTMENTS — A man was charged with underage possession of  alcohol.
    WAL-MART — A store associate told police someone pried open a door to a manager's office and took a Nintendo Wii  game console valued at $249. The game console was found hidden under a cash register in electronics.
    CAMBRIDGE APARTMENTS — A man said two men forced him into his apartment, waving guns and demanding money. They took $100 and a cell phone and left after one man struck the victim in the head with a hand gun.
    PATE PLACE — A woman said her ex-boyfriend threw things all over her home, left and returned to take four bags of clothing and pour bleach in her car.
    WEST MAIN STREET — A woman said another female struck and shoved her during an argument.
    INTERNATIONAL HOUSE OF PANCAKES — A man and woman left without paying for about $20 worth of food.
    KENNEDY CONCRETE — Someone broke four windows by throwing pieces of concrete through the glass.
Bulloch Sheriff's Incidents   
    Incident reports unavailable.
Georgia State Patrol Incidents   
    Troopers issued 31 warnings, assisted a motorist, and investigated two crashes with without injuries Sunday.
Georgia Southern University Incidents
    SOUTHERN PINES — Someone reported windows on three vehicles were broken in the parking lot. Several CDs were reported missing from each of the vehicles.
     FRIDAY — Officers assisted one motorist.
       SATURDAY —  Officers assisted one motorist.
    SUNDAY — Officers issued two traffic warnings  and assisted two motorists.
911  Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Sunday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 14 calls.
     Statesboro Police Department — 10 calls.
    Georgia State Patrol Post 45 — four calls.
    Brooklet Police — one call.
    Candler County Sheriff's Department — four calls.
    Evans County Sheriff's Department —  three calls.
    Claxton Police — one call.
911 Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Sunday:
    Metter Fire Department — three calls.
911 EMS Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Sunday:
    Bulloch County EMS — one accident call and 12 medical calls.   
    Candler County EMS — one fire call and one medical call.  
    Evans County EMS — four medical calls.   
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