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Police report - 1-29-15; A man told police someone stole three petrified pine logs.
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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
    Shalanda Shatoria Little, 21, Georgia Highway 171, Edge Hill — suspended license.

Incidents
    EAST JONES AVENUE —  A man reported finding a burgundy 1985 Buick Special, “parked and abandoned,” around 3:30 p.m. Monday. The car had been reported stolen from Burke County on Jan. 1. The car was towed to a storage yard and police are investigating the case.
    MORRIS HEIGHTS APARTMENTS — A man suffered a “visibly bloody swollen eye” after a woman punched him around 12:30 a.m. Monday. Warrants are to be taken out for her arrest, reports state.
    BERMUDA RUN ROAD — In a report filed around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, a woman said that between 2 and 7 p.m. Jan. 18 someone stole her debit card and charged more than $900 in fraudulent purchases. A suspect was listed on reports.
    EAST MAIN STREET — A man told police around 5 p.m. Tuesday that another male threatened him with bodily harm.
    THE SIR SHOP — A man stole a $179 North Face jacket by shoving it underneath his clothing around 10:40 a.m. Tuesday. An employee tried to stop him, but the man kept walking.
    L.A. WATERS FURNITURE — (Lovett Road) A man complained to police around 8:20 p.m. Tuesday about possible ordinance violations. An investigations revealed evidence suggesting homeless persons are sleeping beside the store, disconnecting power to the heating system and leaving debris from a dumpster scattered, making the location unsightly.
    GROVE CIRCLE — A man told police around 8 p.m. Tuesday that between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. that day, someone stole three petrified pine logs worth $2,500.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Arrests/Citations
    None reported Tuesday.
Incidents
    BANKS DAIRY ROAD — A woman reported a juvenile boy messing around 6:30 p.m. Monday. He had argued with his parents and was later found after he had been hiding in the woods.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
Arrests/Citations
    Officers issued two traffic citations Tuesday. 
 
Incidents
    Officers issued 10 traffic warnings and assisted five motorists Tuesday.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911
Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Brooklet Police Department — one call.
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 19 calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department — three calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — two calls.
    Metter Police Department — one call.
    Statesboro Police Department — 18 calls.

Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Statesboro Fire Department — two calls. 
    Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — five calls.
    Evans County Fire Department — one call.

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County EMS — 30 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — four medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — three medical calls.

Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    911 hang-ups — 49 calls.
    Air Evac — one call.
    Bryan County 911 — one call.
    Bulloch Humane Enforcement — three calls.
    Emanuel County 911 — one call.
    Jenkins County 911 — two calls.
    Tattnall County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon