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.
Brooklet Police Department
Kevin Lee Richmond, 39, Sapelo Circle, Augusta — DUI.
Tommy Karean Smith, 39, Lakewood Drive, Augusta — possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.
Candler County Sheriff’s Office
Shekira C. Brownlee, 24, Metter — disorderly conduct.
Freedom Tyrik Callaway, 18, Stockbridge — speeding, suspended license, hold for another agency.
David Lesley Blissett, 34, Metter — battery.
Hubert C. Gilchrest Jr., 47, Metter — felony probation violation.
Jonathan Leon Nesmith, 33, Metter — probation violation.
Geoffrey Tyshea Thurman, 27, Metter — suspended license.
Timothy Joseph Yates, 44, Lyons — child support lockup (failure to pay).
Kelvin Lavert Martin, 49, Augusta — felony probation violation.
Johnnie Gregory Heirs, 32, Metter — felony probation violation.
Kasey Allen Sikes, 30, Statesboro — felony probation violation.
Portal Police Department
James Alvin Davis, 68. College Heights Street, Portal — DUI/less safe, failure to stop for school bus loading or unloading.
Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.
Candler County Sheriff’s Department
EDEN CHURCH ROAD — Deputies responded to a report of simple battery.
HIGHWAY 46 — Two different residents of the 18900 block reported burglaries.
GREENHOUSE ROAD — Someone reported as battery incident.
MAGNOLIA BLUFF ROAD — Deputies investigated a report pf theft by conversion.
HARDIMAN ROAD — Someone reported a theft.
HIGHWAY 129/METTER HIGH SCHOOL — Someone reported a simple battery incident.
Metter Police Department
Georgia State Patrol Post 45
Last week, troopers investigated 28 crashes with 10 reported injuries and arrested nine drivers on DUI charges.
Also, troopers issued the following: 30 citations and seven warnings for seat belt violations; four citations for child restraint violations; 27 citations and 30 warnings for speeding.
Bulloch County Animal Shelter
Surrendered by citizens — Seven dogs and eight cats from rural areas; three dogs and one cat from City of Statesboro.
Collected by humane officers — five dogs and one cat from rural areas; no dogs or cats from City of Statesboro.
Adopted from shelter — four dogs and five cats.
Taken in by rescue organizations — two adult dogs and a puppy: no cats.
Reclaimed by owners —three dogs and a cat.
Died at shelter — no animals.
Euthanized — one puppy (severely injured) and four cats (feral with upper respiratory issues).
Fees collected — $515.
Animals in shelter — 63 dogs and 37 cats.
— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon