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Police Report - 10-9-14; Wal-Mart employees were unable to stop two men from stealing a 60-inch TV.
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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
    None reported Tuesday.

Incidents
    SOUTHERN VILLAS — A woman told police around 9:20 p.m. Tuesday that several men were chasing her boyfriend. When the offenders saw the officer, they fled to nearby apartments, reports state.
    In a separate incident occurring around 8:20 p.m. Tuesday, a woman said another woman came to her house to fight her because her juvenile beat up the other woman’s child. The offender said she came to apologize for her child’s behavior, and the other woman threatened her.
    COPPER BEECH TOWNHOUSES — A woman told police around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday that her ex-boyfriend was harassing her by phone. He showed up while police were there and denied the accusation. He was served with criminal trespass.
    FOXRIDGE APARTMENTS — A woman told police around 10:50 a.m. Tuesday that her child’s father’s girlfriend sent her unwanted texts.
    WAL-MART — Store employees were unable to stop two men from stealing a 60-inch TV around 7 p.m. Tuesday.
    WILDWOOD VILLAS — A manager told police around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday that an ex-employee made her fear for her life because she felt he would hurt her. The man said the woman threatened to kill him if he did not move out.
    LEGACY APARTMENTS — A woman told police around noon Tuesday that she received two fraudulent checks from someone who responded to her Craigslist ad seeking someone to sublease her apartment.
    VETERANS MEMORIAL PARKWAY/OLD REGISTER ROAD — Police responded to a traffic accident around 8 p.m. Tuesday and reported a strong odor of marijuana emanating from a car. Witnesses told officers they saw the occupants of the car on the shoulder, near a construction area. Police found a bag with 10 ounces of marijuana and $12,500 cash. The case was turned over to the Statesboro-Bulloch County Crime Suppression team. No arrests were made by Statesboro police at the time.
    PARK PLACE APARTMENTS — A woman told police around 10 p.m. Tuesday that a suspicious man was loitering around a vacant apartment. Other witnesses said they had seen the man as well. Officers did not locate an offender.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Arrests
    Brandon Alexis Williams, 36, Turtle Court — battery.
    Keith Edward Johnson, 54, Speckled Cat Drive, Sylvania — felony theft by conversion.
    Patricia Marcella Warren, 54, Stratford Street — possession of a schedule II controlled substance, possession of a schedule IV controlled substance, original container required for prescription drugs, simple battery on a law enforcement officer, obstruction.
    Jaquan Glenn McCoy, 28, Packinghouse Road — marijuana possession with intent to distribute.
Incidents
    TURTLE COVE — (Statesboro) A man and his adult sister fought after arguing over food around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. The woman said her brother struck her in the face, causing visible injuries. He said they argued over her not letting him upstairs to get the food she was hiding. He was arrested and charged with battery.
    MARIA SORRELL ROAD — (Clito) A 94-year-old man and his daughter came to the sheriff’s office around 7 p.m. Tuesday because he suspected another daughter, with whom the man had been living, took $1,300 he had been saving to pay for his funeral, he said. He moved from there because he felt that daughter had been using him for his money, since he gave them money for household expenses and food. When he moved, he found the money he had saved was missing, he said.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
Arrests
    Shaquille Bassaam Wallace, 20, Lanier Drive — underage possession of alcohol.

Incidents
    Officers issued four traffic citations and three traffic warnings and assisted nine motorists Tuesday.
    FREEDOMS LANDING — Three residents were judicially referred to university authorities after officers, smelling marijuana smoke, discovered two marijuana pipes in their rooms around 2:10 a.m. Friday. The suspects admitted having smoked marijuana earlier.
    In a separate incident around 2 p.m. Sunday, a woman told police that a man argued with her and refused to leave her room afterward. He was aggressive and when she used a handheld portable Taser on him, he continued advancing upon her, claiming it did not hurt. He pushed her and she fell against a table, she said. He was gone when police arrived. The woman said she was injured and was treated by EMS.
    SOUTH MAIN STREET — University police officers were assisting Statesboro police on a call about a rape attempt when they stopped and questioned two men near Howard Johnson’s hotel around 3:30 a.m. Monday. One man pulled away when officers began to handcuff him, and a GSU officer was injured during the chase. The man was arrested after being recaptured and charged by Statesboro police with obstruction.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Brooklet Police Department — two calls.
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 10 calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department — two calls.
    Claxton Police Department — two calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department — no calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — nine calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police Department — three calls.
    Metter Police Department — three calls.
    Portal Police Department — one call.
    Statesboro Police Department — 26 calls.

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

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County EMS — one accident call, five first-responder calls and 25 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — 12 medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — two accident calls and five medical calls.

Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    911 hang-ups — 34 calls.

    — compiled by Holli Deal Saxon