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Police report, 11/17/18
A person was arrested for theft by taking and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.
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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.


▲ Due to server difficulties at the Bulloch County Jail Friday, arrest reports for area law enforcement agencies were unavailable.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ Reports unavailable Friday due to server issues.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ WEST ALTMAN STREET — Officers responded to a physical fight following a verbal dispute, but parties involved did not wish to press charges.

▲ HIGHWAY 301 SOUTH — Someone told police a person made unwanted physical contact with them. The victim was given information on available remedies.

▲ CONE HOMES — A man reported his vehicle tire was slashed.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and two traffic warnings and assisted four motorists.

▲ UNIVERSITY STORE — Someone reported being stalked.

▲ NESSMITH-LANE CONTINUING EDUCATION — Officers responded to a report of a suspicious person.

▲ UNIVERSITY VILLAS — A person was arrested for theft by taking and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

▲ FREEDOM’S LANDING — Officers responded to a drug complaint. No arrests or judicial referrals were noted.

However, in two separate but subsequent calls, people were judicially referred to university authorities for discipline over drug activity.


➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office —21 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — three calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — one call.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — nine calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — six calls.

▲ Georgia Southern University Police — three calls.

▲ Metter Police Department — one call.

▲ Portal Police Departments — one call.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 27 calls.

➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — one call.

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — three calls.

▲ Metter Fire Department — one call.

▲ Evans County Fire & Rescue — one call.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 36 calls.

Bryan County 911 — three calls.

▲ Bulloch County Humane Enforcement — three calls.

▲ Emanuel County 911 — one call. 

▲ Chatham County 911 — one call.

Emergency Medical Service

▲ Bulloch County EMS — four accident calls, two first-responder calls and 21 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — five medical calls.

▲ Evans County EMS — six medical calls.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon