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Police report - 1-23-15; Deputies arrested two for fighting over a basketball.
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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
    John Rogers Rivers, 65, West Main Street — simple assault, battery.

Incidents
    SHENANIGANS — Officers responded around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday to a noise complaint. Officers did not hear excessive noise on arrival but spoke with management about the complaint.
    EAST JONES AVENUE — A woman told police around 5 p.m. Sunday that several windows were shattered at the old Sallie Zetterower school building.
    LORETHA STREET — A woman told police around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday that she found a firearm in a closet of a home that just sold.
    LEN TENNER COURT — A woman told police around 7 p.m. Wednesday that a caller threatened her elderly mother with harm, accusing her of “spreading lies.”
    WEST MAIN STREET — A man said another male on a bicycle came to his house and threatened to harm him around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.


BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Arrests/Citations
    Takeila Jantreice Thomas, 19, Georgia Avenue — bench warrant.
    Robbie L. Ward, 44, Rountree Street — suspended license.
    Austin Jay Symank, 31, Old River Road North — possession of a drug-related object, wanted person.
    Brandon Alexis Williams, 36, Baldwin Street — bench warrant.
    Bilial Jakim Brack, 21, Mincey Street — suspended license.
    Michael Henry Kearns, 40, U.S. Highway 301 North — possession of a drug-related object, probation violation.
    Amber Kelly, 27, Wildwood Circle — probation violation.
    Jenny Rose Baker, 33, Emit Deal Road — hindering the apprehension of a criminal, possession of a drug-related object.
    Juanita Meriwether, 67, R.J. Clifton Road — false report of theft or conversion of a vehicle.
    Ashley Garrette Page, 35, Woodyard Lane, Brooklet — probation violation.
    Cooper Griffin Martin, 20, Nimmons Street, Newnan, Ga. — sale of marijuana, unlawful use of communications facilities.

Incidents
    JOHNNY BRANNEN ROAD — A man asked deputies around 7 p.m. Wednesday to come document that a travel trailer on his property is not being used as a home. (The Bulloch County zoning ordinance prevents travel trailers being used as permanent homes). He said the water and plumbing are disconnected, the porch had been torn down, and he uses the trailer for storage. However, he did admit he does run an electrical cord from his home to the trailer to hook up a TV and watch football games.
    SOUTHEAST BULLOCH HIGH SCHOOL — Deputies arrested two offenders around 4 p.m. Wednesday who were fighting over a basketball.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
Arrests/Citations
    Reports requested from GSU since last weekend are incomplete and therefore were unavailable Thursday.
    Officers issued one traffic citation Wednesday.

Incidents
    Officers issued one traffic warning and assisted four motorists Wednesday.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    Brooklet Police Department — one call.
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 15 calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department — two calls.
    Claxton Police Department — one calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department — five calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — 13 calls.
    Metter Police Department — four calls.
    Portal Police Department — two calls.
    Statesboro Police Department — 27 calls.

Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — one call.
    Claxton Fire Department — one call.

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    Bulloch County EMS — two accident calls and 15 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — one medical call.
    Evans County EMS — one fire call, two first-responder calls and five medical calls.

Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    911 hang-ups — 58 calls.
    Bulloch Humane Enforcement — one call.
— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon