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April 15 - Statesboro Police Arrests Varquis Elbert Lewis, 29, Lewis Church Road, Millen wanted
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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
    Varquis Elbert Lewis, 29, Lewis Church Road, Millen — wanted person.
    Danielle Welch, 30, Troy Street, Brooklet — probation violation.
    William R. Tolliver, 20, Statesboro Place Apartments — public intoxication, criminal trespass.
Bulloch Sheriff's Arrests
    Tuesday arrests will be published Friday.
Georgia State Patrol Arrests
    Troopers issued 17 traffic violation citations Monday.
Georgia Southern University Arrests
    Officers issued two traffic citations Tuesday.
Statesboro Police Incidents
    COLLEGE VUE APARTMENTS — A man reported damage to a water meter.
    CAMPUS CLUB APARTMENTS — A woman called police after a man entered her apartment and refused to leave.
     THE POINTE AT SOUTHERN — A man reported a black Taurus 9 mm hand gun stolen.
    Also, in a separate incident, officers responding to a reported burglary in progress found a drunken man standing in shattered glass form a window. He was charged with criminal trespass and public intoxication.
    HUNNICUT DRIVE — A couple argued over money.
    EL SOMBRERO — A man told police a customer tried to punch him and missed, the threatened him.
    CLAIRBORNE AVENUE — A woman called police when she heard someone banging on her house. Officers found no one.
    BEAVER HOUSE  — Someone reported seeing a man hide a bicycle in the woods. Police confiscated the bike and found the suspect, who turned out to be the rightful owner who hid the bike while he was in the library so it would not be stolen.
    FOXRIDGE APARTMENTS — Someone spray painted several windows and power meters.
    NORTH MAIN STREET — Two woman argued over household chores.
    CAMPUS CLUB APARTMENTS — A woman told police her ex-boyfriend harassed her through Facebook.
    BULLOCH STREET — A man reported someone stole a grill off a porch.
Bulloch County Sheriff's Incidents
    CLIFTON ROAD — (Statesboro) A woman reported she suspects  her ex husband took jewelry and paperwork from her home.
    WILLIAMS LANDING ROAD — (Clito) A man said another man stalked him and his girlfriend, and  they engaged in a physical fight before the man left.
    SPELL DRIVE — (Statesboro) A woman said she argued with her neighbor about the neighbor's kids riding four-wheelers on her property and putting manure in her mail box. The neighbor said the complainant's dogs killed her chickens.
    POPE ROAD — (Ellabell) A man reported someone cut his window screen.
    OLD HAPPY ROAD — (Brooklet) Deputies responded to a domestic dispute where a woman argued with a man while he took a shower, and he began yelling and cursing. Another man stepped in to stop the argument and the offender threatened to shoot him with a nail gun.  In retaliation, the man trying to intervene threatened to hit the offender in the head with a hammer if he shot him with a nail gun. The man who had been there to take a shower fled from the home and left.
Georgia State Patrol Incidents
    Troopers issued 13 warnings and investigated four crashes with two injuries, assisted two motorists and conducted two road checks Tuesday.
Georgia Southern University Incidents
    Officers issued two traffic warnings, responded to one alarm and investigated one accident Tuesday.
    UNIVERSITY VILLAS — A resident reported receiving harassing phone calls.
Central 911 Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff's Department— 17  calls.
    Statesboro Police Department— 20 calls.
    University Police Department — no  calls.
    Georgia State Patrol —  four  calls.
    Candler County Sheriff's Department — eight  calls.
    Evans County Sheriff's Department —   four  calls.
    Claxton Police Department —  one call.
    Brooklet Police Department —  two calls.
911 Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Statesboro Fire Department —   three calls.
    Bulloch County Volunteer firefighters —  one call.
911 EMS Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County EMS —  three accident calls and nine medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — two medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — no medical calls.
    Central 911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Tuesday:  two calls  to Bryan County 911 and one call to Chatham County Metro Police.
—    compiled by Holli Deal Bragg.