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Police report - 1-8-15; Someone reported a chair on fire between buildings.
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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
    Erica Renee Stivenson, 32, Spanish Oak Drive, Hinesville — theft by shoplifting.
    Kamia Shilise Drummer, 32, Newton Mobile Home Park — window tint violation, suspended license.
    Curtis Quilton Banner, 42, Newton Mobile Home Park — marijuana possession, giving false information.
    Donna Lashawn Oglesby, 30, University Pointe Apartments — theft by shoplifting.
    Greta Andora Crawford, 46, Bulloch Street — public intoxication, disorderly conduct.
    Josue Cruz Morales, 30, Chances Mobile Home Park — no license, no proof of insurance, suspended registration.

Incidents
    WAL-MART SUPERCENTER — (Northside Drive East) A woman was arrested around 4:30 p.m. Dec. 30 for shoplifting household items, jewelry and clothing.
    Around 3:30 p.m. Jan. 1, two juveniles were arrested for shoplifting from this store and others. They stole camouflage duct tape, men’s boxers, sunglasses, an extra large candy bar and a poster from Wal-Mart.
    Around 3 p.m. Monday, a woman was arrested for shoplifting $77 worth of cosmetics.
    STATESBORO MALL — Juveniles arrested at Wal-Mart for shoplifting around 4:30 p.m. Jan. 1 also were found with socks from Belk, and three shirts and a hat from The Sir Shop.
    STADIUM WALK APARTMENTS — Someone reported a chair on fire between buildings around 2:15 a.m. Wednesday.
    KALI FOOD MART — A woman acting in a “loud and boisterous manner,” intoxicated, and who was violent and made a victim feel threatened, was arrested around 5:05 p.m. Monday after reports of her being in the street.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Arrests/Citations
    Olaudah Valeon McKenzie, 36, Tradewinds Way — terroristic threats.
    Bre’Anna Sha’Tori Jenkins, 22, Miller Street Extension — marijuana possession.
    Purlay Tashawn Johnson, 37, Elm Street — probation violation.

Incidents
    BRANNEN ROAD — A woman told police around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday that she suspected a mother picking her children up from day care was intoxicated. Deputies located the mother and children and found nothing awry.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
Arrests/Citations
    Officers issued eight citations Tuesday.

Incidents
    Officers issued two traffic warnings Tuesday.
    HERTY PRESERVE — Police responded around 3 a.m. Dec. 26 to the report of a man living in a tent. They found a man in a tarp fashioned into a shelter. He said he was a student and had encountered bad luck, and thus had no finances to secure a home. He had been staying in a motel but ran out of money. Police learned he was registered for classes and had a job lined up for spring. He was made to leave but not arrested. Police allowed him to eat from foods donated to the department for the holidays and took him to College Plaza upon his request.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Brooklet Police Department — one call.
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 18 calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department — one call.
    Georgia State Patrol — five calls.
    Metter Police Department — four calls.
    Register Police Department — one call.
    Statesboro Police Department — 23 calls.

Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Statesboro Fire Department — one call. 
    Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — two calls.
    Georgia Forestry Commission (Bulloch) — one call.

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County EMS — two first responder calls and 23 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS —11 medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — one first responder call and five medical calls.

Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    911 hang-ups — 28 calls.
    Air Evac — one call.
    Bryan County 911 — one call.
    Bulloch Humane Enforcement — one call.
    Emanuel County 911 — three calls.
    Tattnall County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon