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Police Report - 1-21-15; A firefighter was burned after a container exploded in burning trash.
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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 DEPARTMENT
Arrests/Citations
    Donald Williams, 59, The Lodge Apartments — tag light violation, cocaine possession, possession of a drug-related object, obstruction.
    Harry George Almstead, 36, Buchan Road, Pembroke — defective taillight, suspended license, possession of a schedule II controlled substance, marijuana possession.
    Kaitlin Melissa Albanese, 20, Park Place Apartments — wanted person, giving false information.
    Jesse Parker Wells, 18, Hood Road — failure to maintain lane, DUI under 21.
    Raqueles Laman Raymond, 29, Beaver Creek Road — failure to maintain lane, driving without a license, wanted person.
    Jennifer Claes, 39, Stiles Street — no insurance.
    Katoya Shanell London, 28, Lanier Drive — probation violation.
    Justin Eugene Hand, 22, street address unlisted, Woodbine — disorderly conduct, public intoxication, obstruction.
    Daniel Ray Whitten, 18, Fox Path, St. Marys — underage possession of alcohol, disorderly conduct, public intoxication, obstruction.
    Brice Jarrett Courson, 19, Jordan Boulevard, Kingsland — underage possession of alcohol, disorderly conduct, public intoxication, obstruction.
    Landon Alexander Peebles, 19, Katherine Bailey Drive, Kingsland — underage possession of alcohol, disorderly conduct, public intoxication, obstruction.
    Laklyn Paige Dickman, 17, Karen Street, Fernandina, Fla. — underage possession of alcohol, disorderly conduct, public intoxication, obstruction.
    Randl Alexander Porter, 25, Stadium Walk Apartments — simple battery.
    Andrew Lee Taylor, 20, Ivelyn Court, Warner Robins — failure to maintain lane, license class violation, DUI (refused test), underage possession of alcohol.
    Benjamin Tyler Pope, 20, Robin Hood Lane — too fast for conditions, failure to maintain lane, DUI under 21, underage possession of alcohol.
    Austin Douglas Akers, 20, Shallow Drive, Brooklet — underage possession of alcohol, public intoxication, obstruction, disorderly conduct.
    Joseph Christian Clark, 20, Glenridge court, Marietta, Ga. — DUI, headlights violation.
    Tracy Lynn Davis, 45, South Main Street — public intoxication.
    Dwayne Eric Wilson, 45, South Main Street — battery.
    Richard Joshua Rogers, 29, Stambuk Lane — wanted person.
    Charles Cone, 56, Mixon Road — wanted person.

Incidents
    SOUTHERN VILLAS — When officers arrived around 4:30 p.m. Friday, a juvenile male was disrespectful to his mother and said something about running from police. A juvenile victim showed a minor injury stemming from an altercation with the offender. The offender was arrested for battery and unruly juvenile.
    SOUTHERN DOWNS — Officers responded around 4:45 p.m. Friday to a fight among several juveniles during which one juvenile suffered a minor laceration, resulting in EMS treatment.
    COPPER BEECH TOWNHOUSES — Officers cited tenants for a noise violation around 11:15 p.m. Friday.
    STATESBORO REGIONAL LIBRARY — A man reported the theft of a bicycle around 1 p.m. Saturday.
    GATA’s — Officers arrested three males and a female all under 21, on underage drinking public intoxication, disorderly conduct and obstruction charges around 1:20 a.m. Sunday. Police were in the area in response to a reported brawl.
    CAMBRIDGE AT SOUTHERN — A woman told police around 8 p.m. Saturday that her ex-boyfriend beat on her door excessively and struck her during an argument.
    Another woman called police around 10 a.m. Saturday after a fight with a man. He said she was upset over a social media post and struck him while he was showering. She told police he held her with his arm around her mouth in order to get his phone, which she had taken.
    EAGLE INN — Officers arrested a man and woman involved in a fight around 12:45 a.m. Sunday.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Arrests/Citations
    James Rodney Shuman, 44, Harveytown Road, Pembroke — criminal attempt to manufacture methamphetamine, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, wanted person.
    Robert Dillon Boyette, 20, Lanier Drive — possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, obstruction, hindering the apprehension of a criminal, criminal attempt to manufacture methamphetamine.
    James Alvin Marsh, 48, South Main Street — probation violation.
    Willie Lee Parrish Jr., 63, Simmons Road — failure to maintain lane, DUI.

Incidents
    BAY DISTRICT FIRE DEPARTMENT — EMS and other responders were dispatched to the fire department, where a firefighter was burned, around 6:20 p.m. Monday. Three firefighters were burning trash when an unknown container in the fire exploded, covering one man in flames. He was only slightly burned, as the other two covered him in jackets in an attempt to smother the flames.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
Arrests/Citations
    Officers issued four traffic citations Friday through Monday.

Incidents
    Officers issued eight traffic warnings and assisted 26 motorists Friday through Monday.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Monday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 19 calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department — four calls.
    Claxton Police Department — one call.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department —seven calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — 11 calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police Department — one call.
    Metter Police Department — two calls.
    Portal Police Department — one call.
    Statesboro Police Department — 22 calls.

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

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Monday:
    Bulloch County EMS — two accident calls, one fire call, 10 first-responder calls, one rescue call and 18 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — one accident call and nine medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — one fire call and five medical calls.

Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Monday:
    911 hang-ups — 60 calls.
    Air Evac — five calls.
Bryan County 911 — one call.
    Emanuel County 911 — two calls.
    Screven County 911 — one call.
    Tattnall County 911 — one call.
— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon