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Police Report - 1-11-14; A woman reported the theft of a laptop computer from her unlocked car.
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    Christopher Thomas Purdy, 20, Robin Hood Trail — obstruction of an officer, underage possession of alcohol, public drunkenness.
    Aaron Michael Ennis, 23, Eldora Road, Ellabell — public drunkenness, disorderly conduct.

    UNIVERSITY POINTE — A man and a woman reported receiving threatening phone calls from someone who lives in Florida.
    NORTHSIDE DRIVE EAST — Hertz reported that someone rented a silver, four-door Ford F-150 pickup due back on Nov. 20 and has not returned it.
    VISTA CIRCLE — A woman reported the theft of a laptop computer from her unlocked car.
    GNAT’S LANDING — An officer responding to the report of a fight in progress found a man, with a black eye, sitting at a table. Witnesses said the man had started a fight with other patrons by calling names and yelling racial epithets and had pulled a knife. The officer handcuffed the man, searched him, took him to the hospital and released him for further treatment, but planned to obtain warrants.
    GESMON NEVILLE LANE — A man reported that a check written to him had been taken from his truck. He later discovered that someone had cashed the check.

    Laura Elizabeth Sciara, no age or address listed — DUI (less safe, alcohol).

    GEORGIA HIGHWAY 46 — (Register) A man reported someone had stolen a 40-foot section of wire off a piece of equipment in front of the Brannen Mill Work.
    U.S. HIGHWAY 301 SOUTH — (Register) Frontier Communications reported someone cut and stole a section of cable that had been on the ground. Cable on a tower was also cut, but was not missing.
    LIVE OAK LOOP — (Ellabell) A man reported that someone damaged his semi truck.
In a separate incident on the same road, a woman reported that someone broke garden lights by her driveway.
    G.W. OLIVER ROAD — (Brooklet) A man reported that two witnesses observed a man and a woman loading scrap metal from a pile on his property into a truck. The woman stated they had permission and they drove away. Suspects were identified and a warrant obtained.

    Troopers investigated one crash, with one reported injury, stopped 30 vehicles and issued a total of 11 citations, including two for speeding. Troopers also issued 32 warnings, including 11 for speeding and one for seat belt; patrolled 645 miles and assisted one motorist.

    Terry Leon Aldrich, 29, Metter — DUI (0.128 percent blood alcohol content).

    Officers issued two traffic citations Thursday.

    Officers issued two traffic warnings and assisted two motorists Thursday.
    J LOT — Officers found an intoxicated person in parking lot. The person was judicially referred for a campus alcohol violation.

Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:

    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — nine calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department — one call.
    Claxton Police Department — two calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department — five calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — three calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police Department — one call.
    Metter Police Department — five calls.
    Statesboro Police Department — 15 calls.
    Brooklet Police Department — one call.

Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    Statesboro Fire Department — five calls. 
    Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — four calls.
    Claxton Fire Department — two calls.
    Hagan Fire Department — one call.

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    Bulloch County EMS — one fire call and 10 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — one accident call and nine medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — three medical calls.

Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    911 hang-ups — 14 calls.
    Emanuel County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Al Hackle and Jason Wermers