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Police Report - September 12
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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
    Robert John Onorato, 18 Cobblestone Way (Alpharetta) — unlawful use of identification, underage possession of alcohol.
    Zachary Richard Spruill, 18, Lake Holw (Douglasville) — unlawful use of identification, underage possession of alcohol.
    Brian Edward Kelley, 26, Vista Circle — possession of a narcotic, public intoxication, obstruction of law enforcement.
    Stephen Wesley Rodgers, 19, Hershel Drive — driving on the wrong side of the roadway, driving with a suspended license, underage driving under the influence, underage possession of alcohol.
Bulloch Sheriff's Arrests
    William Sherman Girardeau, 29, Old River Road — driving with a suspended license, failure to yield, obstruction of an officer, probation violation.
    Earl David Florence Jr, 43, Burkhalter Road — probation violation, theft by receiving stolen property.
Georgia State Patrol Arrests
    There were no reported arrests.
Georgia Southern University Arrests
    There were no reported arrests.
Statesboro Police Incidents
    RUM RUNNERS — An employee discovered two teenagers were in possession of fake ID's and alerted the police. Both were determined to have consumed alcohol and were arrested.    
    SOUTH MAIN STREET — A man reported that four unknown black males assaulted him while on his bike then took his wallet.
    In a seperate incident, while officers stopped a man for driving on the wrong side of the road, another gentleman approached the officers. Both men were determined to have been intoxicated and were taken to jail.
    INSTITUTE STREET — During a verbal dispute, a woman threw a plate on the floor, which didn't break but hit her boyfriend on the foot. The man was asked by police to sleep at his brother's place.
    CAMPUS CLUB APARTMENTS — A woman reported that an unknown person had damaged her bicycle tire making unridable.
Bulloch Sheriff's Incidents
    US 301 NORTH — A man complained to deputies that his ex-wife would not let him have custody of his daughter while he was on leave from active duty. Despite the fact his divorce papers indicate he is allowed to see her for up to four weeks, his ex-wife still refuses to allow him access to the child. The complainant was advised of his rights.
    NEWTON ROAD — Deputies responded to a domestic dispute.
    EAST MAIN STREET — A man was on school property asking for money and was asked to leave. The man said he was simply looking for work and was cited for criminal trespass.
    MOORE ROAD — (Portal) A man complained that his neighbor's horses were coming onto his property and eating his soybeans.
    WALTER WILLIAMS ROAD — (Ellabell) A man reported a number of power tool, hand tools and air compressors were taken from his tool trailer at a residential construction site.
Georgia State Patrol Incidents
    Troopers issued eight citations and six warnings, assisted one motorist, investigated two crashes and help one injured person.
Georgia Southern University Incidents
    There were no reported incidents.    

911 Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Wednesday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff's Department — 12 calls.
    Statesboro Police Department — 29 calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police — one call.
    Georgia State Patrol Post 45 — six calls.
    Evans County Sheriff's Department — one call.
    Claxton Police Department — one call.
    Brooklet Police Department — one call.
911 Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following calls Wednesday:
    Statesboro Fire Department — two calls.
    Bulloch County Fire Department — one call.
911 EMS Reports
    Central 911 operators dispatched the following call Wednesday:
    Bulloch County EMS — five accidents and 12 medical calls.   
    Candler County EMS — six medical calls.  
    Evans County EMS — one medical call.    
    Central 911 operators also routed three calls to Bulloch County First Responders one call to the Bulloch Coroner, one call to Animal Control, one call to Emanuel County and one call to Georgia Forestry.

— Compiled by Phil Boyum
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