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Police report
May 20
police report

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.


▲ Arrests made Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Arrests listed here were made the previous week.

➤ Candler County Sheriff’s Office

▲ Frederick Lamar Mikell, age unavailable, Cobbtown — DUI.

▲ Vine Lee Coney, 40, Metter — simple battery.

▲ Darron Jones, 25, Metter — felony probation violation.

▲ Anthony Wayne Mosley, 44, Metter — criminal trespass.

▲ Aletha M. Murphy, 43, Claxton — driving while unlicensed, speeding.

▲ James Collins, 17, Metter — possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Michael Dean White, 37, Ellabell — felony probation violation.


▲ Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.

➤ Candler County Sheriff’s Department

▲ MORGAN ROAD — Deputies responded to a report of criminal trespass.

▲ TONY ROAD — Someone reported a theft.

▲ WATSON ROAD — Deputes investigated a reported theft.

▲ TURNER ROAD — Someone reported a criminal trespass incident.

▲ SIDNEY ROAD — Deputies responded to a report of simple battery.

▲ RIVENBARK ROAD — Someone reported a burglary.

▲ WILSON WARREN STREET — Someone reported receiving harassing calls and being stalked.

▲ SHALE WAY — Deputies investigated a reported aggravated assault and third degree cruelty to children.

➤ Register Police Department

▲ Last week officers issued one citation for operating a vehicle without required decal attached; one citation for violation of the law requiring name/address change on license after 60 days of moving; one citation for stop sign violation and six citations of speeding.

➤ Metter Police Department

▲ Reports unavailable.

➤ Bulloch County Animal Shelter

▲ Surrendered by citizens — four adult dogs and a puppy; five adult cats and 19 kittens from rural areas; no dogs and four kittens from city of Statesboro.

▲ Collected by humane officers — seven adult dogs and four puppies; eight adult cats from rural areas; eight adult dogs and no cats from city of Statesboro.

▲ Adopted from shelter — four dogs and two kittens.

▲ Taken in by rescue organizations — four dogs and seven kittens.

▲ Reclaimed by owners — two dogs.

▲ Died at shelter — two cats.

▲ Euthanized — three dogs (aggressive) and   three cats (feral/upper respiratory infection).

▲ Fees collected — $185.

▲ Animals in shelter — 71 dogs and 59 cats.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon

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