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August 10 - Statesboro Police Arrests Joseph Lee Johnston, 33, Peg-Wen Boulevard battery, third
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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
     Joseph Lee Johnston, 33, Peg-Wen Boulevard – battery, third degree cruelty to children.
     Stephen Antonio Pierce, 30, Robin Hood Trail – suspended registration, suspended license.
     Erika Maria Sharpe, 23, North Clark Street, Claxton – wanted person.
     Dante Bibb, 18, West Forest Estates – driving unlicensed, failure to obey traffic control device.
     Larry Donnell Fulton, 47, Inman Street – marijuana possession, headlights violation, DUI.
     James L. Fulton, 48, West Inman Street – marijuana possession.
     Joseph Clinton Wesley Crane- Whittington, 21,  Ridge Road – DUI, failure to maintain lane.
     Georgia Ira Bady Jr., 36, Grady Saunders Road, Portal – stop sign violation, violation of laws governing display of official ratings on video movies (possession of pirated DVDs.)
    
Bulloch  Sheriff’s Arrests
     Joseph Brian Patrick, 23, Clifton Road – probation violation.
     Joseph Douglas Babcock Jr., 24, Meadows Drive – marijuana possession, DUI-drugs (pending test results), littering.
     Eric Brennon Harvey, 24, Bartlett Drive – false report of a crime.
     Rickey Allen Adkins, 41, Oakwood Drive – bench warrant.
     Frank Mumford III, 29, Blue Jay Lane – sale of cocaine, marijuana possession, aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer, aggravated assault with a motor vehicle,  failure to stop for a school bus loading or unloading, fleeing/attempt to elude police, bench warrant, speeding, reckless driving, DUI/drugs, failure to stop at a stop sign, driving with a suspended or revoked license.
     Allison Daniels, 26, North Pearl Street, Albany, NY – sale of cocaine.
     Deshawn Dante Brinson, 25, Mulberry Court – unlawful use of communications facilities, sale of marijuana, manufacturing/possession/distribution of a controlled substance.

Georgia State Patrol Arrests
     Information unavailable Monday.
    
Georgia Southern University Arrests
     Officers  issued three traffic citations Friday, 11 Saturday and four Sunday.
     Praneeth Vadrevu, 22, Chandler Road – DUI, failure to obey a traffic control device and failure to maintain lane.
     Zachary Ryan Stanford, 23, South Williams Street, Metter - DUI, failure to maintain lane and safety restraint violation.
     Cally Lynn Hannon, 19, Burkhalter Plantation - DUI and stop sign violation.
     Brandon Stanley Barton, 22, Mike Ann Drive - public drunk and obstruction of an officer.
    
Statesboro Police Incidents
     FRED’s – Police said a woman left her purse in a shopping cart, drove off and went to “a place of her choosing to consume consumable goods” and noticed her “purse was not riding shotgun as it usually is.” When she went back, the purse was nowhere to be found.
     MORRIS HEIGHTS APARTMENTS – Several women made threats and verbal insults to each other, and one called police.
     EAGLE GATE APARTMENTS – A woman said her boyfriend pulled her hair, slapped her and punched her in the stomach. She is pregnant.
     LESTER ROAD – A woman said a wallet, amplifiers and speakers were taken from a car.
    
Bulloch Sheriff’s Incidents
     OLD REGISTER WAY – (Statesboro) A woman reported harassing calls and texts from another female over an entire weekend.
     BELL ROAD – (Brooklet) A man was arrested after pushing and acting aggressively towards a woman with whom he argued. When deputies questioned him he admitted having been drinking and shooting up Oxycontin for days. Then he began removing items from his pockets, stating he knew he would be arrested in the end and thought it best he be taken to jail. Deputies obliged.
     BRANNEN HODGES ROAD – (Statesboro) A woman reported theft of copper wire.
     TEAL CIRCLE – (Statesboro) A man and woman argued over money.
    
Georgia Southern University Incidents
     FRIDAY – Officers issued one traffic warning, responded to three alarms and assisted two motorists.
     SATURDAY – Officers issued three traffic warnings, assisted one motorist and responded to three alarms.
     SUNDAY – Officers issued four traffic warnings.
    
Georgia State Patrol Incidents
     Information unavailable Monday.
    
911 Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 Dispatchers issued the following calls Friday – Saturday:
     Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department/Friday  – 24 calls.
     Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department/Saturday  –  15  calls.
    
     Statesboro Police Department/Friday – 28  calls.
     Statesboro Police Department/Saturday –  20 calls.
    
     Georgia Southern University Police/Friday –  no  calls.
     Georgia Southern University Police/Friday –  no  calls.
    
     Georgia State Patrol/Friday –  10  calls.
     Georgia State Patrol/Saturday  – three calls.
    
     Candler County Sheriff’s Department/Friday –  eight  calls.
     Candler County Sheriff’s Department/Saturday  –   17calls.
     Evans County Sheriff’s Department/Friday –  two calls.
     Evans County Sheriff’s Department/Saturday –  four  calls.
    
     Claxton Police Department /Friday –  two calls.
    
     Brooklet Police Department/Friday – one call.
    
    
911 Fire Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Friday – Saturday:
    
     Statesboro Fire Department/Friday – six calls.
     Statesboro Fire Department/Saturday – two calls.
    
     Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters/Friday – three calls.
    
     Metter Fire Department/Saturday – one  call.
    
     Claxton Fire Department/Saturday – one call.
    
     Hagan Fire Department/Saturday – one call.
    
911 EMS Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Friday – Sunday:
     Bulloch County EMS/Friday –  three accident calls, one fire call, two rescue calls and  10 medical calls.
     Bulloch County EMS/Saturday –   one accident call and 14 medical calls.
    
     Candler County EMS/Friday –  no medical calls.
     Candler County EMS/Saturday – two medical calls.
        
     Evans County EMS/Friday  –   eight medical calls.
     Evans County EMS/Saturday – one  medical call.
    
     Central  911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Friday – two calls to Bryan County 911, a call to Tattnall county 911 and a call to Bulloch County First Responders.
     Central 911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Saturday : three calls to Bulloch County First Responders and a call to Bryan County 911.
    
–    Compiled by Holli Deal Bragg