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Police report, 10/16/19
A woman having apparent hallucinations, possibly in reaction to medication, told deputies the FBI and SWAT, as well as dead bodies, were in her yard. She was taken by EMS to a hospital.
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Note:  Arrest information, including spelling of names and addresses, is taken from Bulloch County Jail reports. Incident information comes from reports by agencies indicated. These are public records available for review at the respective local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.



➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ James Arthur Alston, 58, Burkhalter Road – possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

▲ Johnny Diaz, 40, Palm Avenue, Kissimee, Fla, - giving false information.

▲ Carlos Xavier Matos, 30, Acai Tree Way, Kissimee. Fla. – unsecure load.

▲ Justin Keon Smith, 20, Wisteria Lane, Valdosta – felony bench warrant.


➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Chelsea Nicole Hughes, 24, Soloman Circle – suspended license, failure to obey traffic device, child restraint violation.

▲ Roderick Lawrence Roberson, 24, Lover’s Lane, Waynesboro – obstruction, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, seatbelt violation, two counts of identity fraud, license/permit violation,.

▲ James Arnez Carlton, 57, Hunnicutt Drive - DUI, no insurance, tag/registration violation, suspended license, probation violation.

▲ Shannon Latrelle Evans, 43, Rivers Street, Hinesville – child molestation, enticing a child for indecent purposes.

▲ Jonathan Ryan Ortiz, 33, DUI/less safe, failure to maintain lane, possession/use of drug related objects.


➤ Georgia State Patrol

▲ Phillip Miekel Little, 55, Harvey Hagan Road, Pembroke- DUI/less safe,. Suspended license.



➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ PACKINGHOUSE ROAD –A person reported getting a call from someone claiming to be with the Texas Drug Enforcement Agency. The caller tried talk them into sending a $600 money voucher to pay a money laundering fine, demanding they stay on the phone until the transaction was completed. The woman said she did give them her Social Security Number.

▲ CLITO ROAD – A woman having apparent hallucinations, possibly in reaction to medication, told deputies the FBI and SWAT, as well as dead bodies, were in her yard. She was taken by EMS to a hospital.

▲ TR SMITH ROAD -  A woman said she saw a black truck with a red flag on the side take a trailer and 300 gallon tank from her property.

▲ CLARK FARM ROAD – A woman and her friend both said the complainant’s husband had been threatening them. The victim said her husband abused her, so she left to stay with the friend.

▲ RAINDROP DRIVE – A man reported the theft of a black lock box with assorted tool inside, taken from his truck.

▲ SPRAYBERRY COURT – A woman said a man harassed her about seeing other people. She had him served with criminal trespass for her property.

▲ WHITE CEDAR LANE – Deputies responded to a call and saw a man standing underneath a neighbor’s tree. He walked away and disappeared into the woods. Deputies surrounded the area and brought in K9 units but they did not find the man, who according to reports, had only been listed as suspicious.

▲ SPOTTED FAWN ROAD – Someone reported the theft of an ATV.


➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ HERTY DRIVE - Detectives are investigating a burglary.

▲ STATESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT/BULLOCH COUNTY 911 OFFICE – Police are investigating a report of terroristic threats and acts.

▲ STATESBORO PLACE CIRCLE –Someone told police they suspect neighbors damaged property on their back porch.

▲ SOUTH COLLEGE STREET – A woman reported her juvenile children missing, but when police learned she had fabricated the claim, she was arrested on charges of false statements and writings. The children were safe and were never missing.

▲ BUCKHEAD DRIVE – A woman said someone grabbed her arm at KFC and ordered her to leave the restaurant. She was given information on seeking warrants.


➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued eight traffic citations and five traffic warnings and assisted three motorists Monday.

 ▲ VEAZEY HALL – Police are investigating a harassment complaint.

▲ SOUTHERN PINES – Officers responded to a reported rape. Further details will be published as they are received.

▲ MILITARY SCIENCE BUILDING – Someone reported a theft.



➤ Law Enforcement

▲ Bulloch Sheriff’s Office – 14 calls.

▲ Candler Sheriff’s Office – five calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department – three calls.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department – three calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol – six calls.

▲ Georgia Southern University Police – one call.

▲ Metter Police Department – five calls.

▲ Portal Police Department – one call.

▲ Statesboro Police Department - 36 calls.


➤ Fire Departments

▲ Statesboro Fire Department two calls.

▲ Metter Fire Department – one call.

▲ Evans Count Fire & Rescue – two calls.


 Emergency Medical Service

▲ Bulloch County EMS – one first responder call, 16 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS – two accident calls, one first responder call, nine medical calls

▲ Evans County 911 – four medical calls.


➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups – 42 calls.

▲ Air Evac - one call.

▲ Effingham County 911 – one call.

▲ Emanuel County 911 - one call.

▲ Emergency medical dispatches – eight calls.

 -     compiled by Holli Deal Saxon