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
Craig Allen Galich, 22, Old Flat Ford Lane, Brooklet — speeding, DUI/less safe/refusal, reckless driving.
James Wesley Hopkins, 32, Mason Road, Pembroke — second-degree criminal damage io property, possession/use of drug-related objects.
Candler County Sheriff’s Office
Arrest reports unavailable.
Portal Police Department
Tierra Elizabeth Stewart, 32, Coleman Street, Portal — theft by shoplifting.
Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.
Candler County Sheriff’s Department
Metter Police Department
NORTH LEWIS STREET — Officers responded to a fight.
NORTH WILLIAMS STREET — Someone reported theft.
BARBARA COURT — Police responded to a reported unruly person.
SOUTH LEWIS STREET — Someone reported a vehicle was broken into and items stolen.
SOUTHEAST BROAD STREET — Someone reported a theft by shoplifting incident.
Bulloch County Animal Shelter
Surrendered by citizens — 10 dogs and 38 cats from rural areas; two dogs and no cats from City of Statesboro.
Collected by humane officers — 13 dogs and three cats from rural areas; two dogs and one cat from City of Statesboro.
Adopted from shelter —four dogs and four cats.
Taken in by rescue organizations — one dog and seven cats.
Reclaimed by owners —four dogs.
Died at shelter — six dogs.
Euthanized — six dogs (one medical/rescue denied; two aggressive/court case; one timid/rescue denied/no space, two feral and injured), and 34 cats (15 upper respiratory disease/rescue denied/medical issues, 19 feral)..
Fees collected — $ 400.
Animals in shelter — 68 dogs, 66 cats.
— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon