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Police Report, 11-18-16: A student struck a teacher, disrupted class and refused to obey.
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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

Travis Bacon, 27, Morris Street - simple battery (family violence).
Matthew Todd Prosser, 22, Middleton Drive, Rincon - felony theft by shoplifting.
Devon Leon Groom, 33, Leon Newsome Road - suspended license, stop sign violation.
Ojaylan Dakota Whitting, 18, Acorn Lane - reckless conduct.
Larry Todd Wilson, 48, Ansley Place, Jacksonville, Fla. - affray (fighting), public intoxication.

Bulloch County Sheriff's Office
Logan Eric Kruger, 19, Copper Creek Circle, Pooler - possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, possession of drug-related objects.
Lydell Jarquez Nero, 19, McNutt Road, Augusta - felony theft by receiving stolen property.
Harrison Alexander Wilson, 18, Cardinal Court, Covington - possession of drug-related objects.
Joseph Duane Winston Morgan, 18, Dairyland Drive, Covington - possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, possession of drug-related objects.
Larry Darnell Smith, 59, Kennedy Bridge Road, Register - aggravated assault (family violence).

Georgia State Patrol Post 45
Harry Edgar Walker, 27, Bonaventure Road, Savannah - suspended license, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

Statesboro Police Department

BLAKEWOODS APARTMENTS - A man, unwanted by the home's tenant, was arrested for disorderly conduct.
CEDARWOOD GNETS SCHOOL - A student struck a teacher, disrupted class and refused to obey. The Department of Juvenile Justice was contacted and the student turned over to the mother.

Bulloch County Sheriff's Office

POJO'S/HIGHWAY 80 - Deputies responding to reports of a juvenile screaming in the woods discovered the situation occurred at the store, where a man and woman argued and she threw a case of beer on the ground before leaving.
HIGHWAY 301 NORTH - A man said his girlfriend's sister-in-law pointed a gun at him during a dispute as she helped the man's girlfriend gather belongings to move out. She denied having a gun when deputies found her, and no gun was found in her possession.
KENNEDY BRIDGE ROAD - A man was arrested for aggravated assault (family violence).
FRIENDSHIP CHURCH ROAD - A man and his girlfriend's son argued because the man didn't want the son there, due to his suspicion that the son stole from him. The argument involved shoving, but when deputies arrived, the younger man was not there.

Georgia Southern University Police
Officers issued no traffic citations and three traffic warnings and assisted two motorists.

Law Enforcement Agencies

Brooklet Police Department - four calls.
Bulloch County Sheriff's Office - 18 calls.
Candler County Sheriff's Office - three calls.
Claxton Police Department - one call.
Evans County Sheriff's Office - five calls.
Georgia State Patrol - three calls.
Georgia Southern University Police - one call.
Metter Police Department - one call.
Statesboro Police Department - 17 calls.

Fire Departments
Metter Fire Department - four calls.

Emergency Medical Services
Bulloch County EMS - two accident calls, one coroner call, one first-responder call and 15 medical calls.
Candler County EMS - one accident call and six medical calls.
Evans County EMS - five medical calls.

Calls to Other Agencies
911 hang-ups - 44 calls.
Air Evac - two calls.

- compiled by Holli Deal Saxon