By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Police Report - 1-30-14; a woman told police someone entered her unlocked car and left a vulgar note
Placeholder Image

    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. Arrest photos are available for viewing at

    Cordero Laneal Curry, 25, Cagle Street, Lawrenceville, Ga. – theft by shoplifting (misdemeanor).
    Hayley Rebecca Winn, 23, Gary Street – theft by shoplifting (misdemeanor).
    Janet Kathleen Turpin, 19, Dove Creek Circle, Winder, Ga. – theft by receiving stolen property (misdemeanor), possession of alcohol by an underage person by consumption.
    Nicholas Lee Holland, 23, Georgia Highway 67 – public drunkenness, disorderly conduct, criminal trespass.
    Shannon Marie Martin, 23, Indigo Hills Road, Pembroke – public drunkenness, simple battery on a law enforcement officer.
    Glenda Ann Oglesby, 51, East Willow Lake Drive, Metter – theft by shoplifting (misdemeanor).
    Douglas Lamar Berrian, 29, Lanier Drive – failure to stop at a stop sign, driving while license suspended or revoked.
    Korey Jenard Jordan, 23, Locust Grove, Ga. – fleeing or attempting to elude police, driving while registration suspended or revoked, speeding.
    Scottie Lee Durrence, 30, Statesboro – public drunkenness.
    Dejon Tyre Britton-Birdsong, 20, South Main Street – leaving the scene of an accident.
    Slaton Christopher Owens, 23, Pitt-Moore Road – reckless conduct.
    Shane Mitchell Elrod, 19, Woodland Drive – simple battery (family violence), hindering or obstructing a person making an emergency call.
    Rancheris Williams, age and address unavailable – theft by deception, fourth-degree forgery.
    Jamaica Delarryo Bovia, age and address unavailable – giving false information to law enforcement officers.
    Larry Donnell Fulton, 50, West Inman Street – probation violation.
    Deldric Hughes, 30, Hometrack Road, Waynesboro – wanted person.
    Eric Christopher Jones, 22, Statesboro – probation violation, tinted windows less than 32 percent light, transmission, driving with a suspended or revoked license, suspended registration, no insurance.
    Dashon Tyree Jordan, age and address unavailable – simple assault (family violence).
    Aaron Akeem Towns, 19, Bermuda Run Road – possession of marijuana (less than 1 once).
    Cynthia Corene Keith, age and address unavailable – account fraud.
    Jimmy J. Calhoun, 20, Bermuda Run Drive – passing stationary emergency vehicle (move over law), possession of marijuana (less than 1 ounce).
    Samuel Oluwaseun Adebiyi, 22, Emden Trail, Snellville, Ga. – possession of marijuana (less than 1 ounce).
    Matthew Daniel Bridges, 21, Deer Lake Trail, Stone Mountain, Ga. – possession of marijuana (less than 1 ounce).
    Tekiera Marie Hunter, 24, North Trapnell Street, Metter – probation violation.
    Kenyatta Lovett, 34, Wildwood Circle – probation violation.
    Austin T.P. Swann, 19, Cox Lake Drive, Clayton, Ga. – probation violation.
    Katie Lynn Cruz, 20, Cannon Creek Trail, Gainesville, Ga. – failure to obey traffic control device, improper starting of parked vehicle, driving without license on person, DUI under 21 years of age.

    CLYDE’S – (U.S. Highway 301 South) A Statesboro Herald newspaper box was stolen Friday. Surveillance video shows two unidentified males taking the box at 1:15 a.m. An unidentified woman who was in the store left with the two men.
    CHURCH STREET – A woman reported that $500 worth of clothing items were stolen from an apartment. There was no sign of forced entry.
    In a separate incident at another residence, a man said someone removed a brown space heater, valued at $199, from his rental property, between 5 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. Tuesday. He said he was sure he locked the doors, but when he returned Tuesday morning, the front door was unlocked and a back window was open.
    BURKHALTER ROAD – A woman told police someone used her bank information to make purchases at Walmarts in Hazlehurst and Vidalia. The total amount of the purchases was $993.75. This case was forwarded to the Criminal Investigations Bureau for review.
    WALMART – Store security detained a man who was charged with shoplifting clothing worth $196.85. A store security employee said the man failed to scan several items at the store’s self-checkout. The employee said the man did the same on previous store visits. The suspect was arrested.
    In a separate incident, police received a complaint that a woman had concealed several items of clothing in her purse and left the store in a silver Dodge Durango. Police later stopped the vehicle on South Main Street. The driver allowed police to search the car, but no stolen items were found.
    In another incident, a man was seen picking an item, valued at $34.97, off the store shelf and returning it for a gift card. The man then fled the store.
    In yet another incident, a woman told police she and her sister got into an argument in the store because she would not buy her sister a television. The woman said the argument continued in the parking lot, where her sister got into the car and back over her foot. Police noted the woman’s foot was red and swollen, but she declined EMS treatment and did not want to prosecute her sister. The victim added that her sister took $2,000 in a civil dispute.
    And in still another incident, a woman told police someone entered her unlocked car and left a vulgar note. Video cameras did not show an identifiable suspect.
    CHEEKY LINGERIE – An employee told police a customer stole $41.95 worth of clothing from the store. Police arrested the suspect at her residence.
    111 SOUTH – A man told police his parking pass was stolen in October from his car. He stated that he believes it was removed one night while his vehicle was parked at the complex with its windows rolled down.
    In a separate incident, police responded to the complex in reference to a fight. Once on scene, an officer saw several subjects leave the area. A man said the fight might have started on a fourth floor breezeway. An officer saw an ash tray that appeared to have been thrown from the fourth floor, damaging a patio paver. Several subjects in the area claimed to have no knowledge of the incident.
    STATESBORO HIGH SCHOOL – A woman said her son was spit on by another student, who denied it. Both students were disciplined by the school.
    In a separate incident, a teen said someone stole his Samsung Galaxy smartphone from his book bag.

    Information unavailable Wednesday.
    James Benjamin Hart, age and address unavailable – DUI under 21, failure to maintain lane
    Darnell Hodges, age and address unavailable – giving false information to law enforcement officers.
    Wesley Warren Knight, age and address unavailable – DUI, failure to maintain lane.

    Logan Edward Seagraves, 18, Chandler Road – too fast for conditions, false ID, DUI.

    Officers issued seven traffic warnings and assisted one motorist Tuesday.
    KENNEDY HALL – An incident report was taken for criminal trespass, and the case was assigned to Criminal Investigations.

Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department – 12 calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department – four calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department – one call.
    Georgia State Patrol – seven calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police – one call.
    Statesboro Police Department – 17 calls.

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

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County EMS — one accident call, two first-responder calls and 18 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — eight medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — eight medical calls.

Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    911 hang-ups – 42 calls.
    Georgia Department of Transportation – one call.
— compiled by Ann Healy and Jason Wermers