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Police report, 11/28/18
A man reported being blackmailed and scammed out of money by a female who claimed to be in Arizona, with whom he communicated via text.
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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.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ Dederick Brooks Cannady, 21, Low Ground Road, Guyton — aggravated assault, reckless conduct, second-degree criminal damage to property, possession of a knife or firearm during commission of a crime

▲ Deontavious Rodregus Hendrix, 21, Railroad Street, Brooklet — DUI/less safe, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Ryheem Genesis Brown, 23, Barnard Street, Savannah — bench warrant.

▲ Gerald Tyrone Carter, 52, Hampstead Avenue, Savannah — felony probation violation.

▲ Michael Caleb Dryden, 18, West Point Road — six counts entering auto, financial transaction card theft, financial transaction card fraud, theft by taking firearm.

▲ April Michelle Kennedy, 34, Mt, Pleasant Road, Claxton — probation violation.

▲ John Kevin Shutters, 62, MLK Drive — bench warrant.

▲ Sydney Paige Strickland, 25, Burkhalter Road, Claxton — felony probation violation.

▲ Bobby Joe Young, 57, Cypress Lake Mobile Home Park — felony probation violation.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Willie Wilson, 51, Bryant Street — felony theft of services.

▲ Shawn Michael Trew, 25, Suncrest Drive, Portal — simple battery/family violence.

▲ Jermaine Antwan Loadholt, 32, Gentilly Drive — suspended license, tag light violation, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Kaalie Rashaun Corprew, 24, Park Place Apartments — probation violation.

▲ Corey Deon Cannady, 23, Packinghouse Road — open container, violation of the Georgia “Move Over” law, DUI.

▲ Zachery Tyler Bryant, 17, Maria Sorrell Road — theft by shoplifting.

▲ Gregory O’Neal Butler, 57, Highway 80 East — tag light violation, suspended license.

▲ Veronica Lira Cordero, 41, Doy Newton Trailer Park — driving without a valid license.

▲ Kima Nicole Dunton, 19, James Street — possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Eva Louise Hagins, 36, Lanier Drive — suspended license, no insurance, suspended registration, brake light/turn signal violation.

▲ Liron Bernard Martin, 43, Lanier Drive —  DUI, suspended license, following too closely, open container.

▲ Melissa Ann Swartz, 24, Lee Ann Drive, Marietta — wanted person (Cobb County).

▲ Charlene Necole Thomas, 38, Moore Road, Portal — suspended license, probation violation

▲ Austin Lee Turner, 19, Bermuda Run Road — brake lights or turn signal violation; sale, purchase, manufacture or distribution of marijuana.

▲ Devontae Vernon Walls, 18, Walthour Drive, Rincon — tail light lens violation, DUI/less safe/drugs, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Nicholas Maurice Williams, 34, East Jones Avenue — seat belt violation, driving without a valid license.

▲ Ricky Lawaun Wright, 20, Cone Homes — theft by shoplifting.

▲ Ayanna Lenee Brack, 20, President Circle — possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Menjou Adolph Hagins, 58, Johnson Street — suspended license.

▲ Shanequa Iona Hudson, 27, Joy Drive, Millen — suspended license.

▲ Bradley Alan Manuel, 29, Mill Creek Road — felony tampering with evidence, possession of a schedule IV controlled substance, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ India Camille Sapp, 19, Cocomo Cove — possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Bobby Lee Weaver, 32, Cone Homes — felony probation violation.

➤ Georgia State Patrol Post 45

▲ Hayden Matthew Haskins, 22, Herschel Drive — possession of less than an ounce of marijuana. 

▲ Mateo Silva Flores, 40, Dixon Grove Circle, Metter — violation of the Georgia “Move Over” law, driving without a valid license.

▲ Hudson Lee Harrison, 19. Holly Drive — DUI/less safe/drugs, speeding, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Frederick Matthew Laun, 75, Turkey Trail — failure to obey persons directing traffic, DUI/less safe.

▲ Johnny Demetric Lockett, 35, Williams Road, Millen — suspended license, driving unsafe/improperly equipped vehicle.

▲ LeDarion Jarrad Lovett, 27, Glen Walden Road, Register — DUI/less safe,/drugs, speeding, seat belt violation, failure to maintain lane,  suspended registration,  no license on person.

▲ Matthew Antwan Moore, 28, Graydon Street, Savannah — suspended license.

▲ Brandon Scott Poole, 23, Gentilly Road — DUI/less safe, suspended license, failure to maintain lane, tag light violation, open container.

▲ Justin Scott Emeott, 32, Dakota Court South, Jesup — parole violation, possession of a schedule I controlled substance, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Jose Antonio Flores, 37, Pamela Way — speeding, no insurance.

▲ Michael Crayshon London, 22, Bird Road — simple battery, expired registration.

▲ Austin Tyler Turner, 20, Mud Road, Brooklet — probation violation, giving false information.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ BRAGG CHESTER ROAD — A man reported several items, not listed in media releases, stolen from his home during a burglary.

▲ LEM LANIER ROAD — A woman told deputies another female harasses her by following her, driving past slowly and using an obscene finger gesture.

▲ BROOKLET DRUG STORE — Investigators are gathering evidence on a burglary case.

▲ OTTIS LANE — A man was arrested after firing a shotgun at his brother during an argument over bills.

▲ MARIA SORRELL ROAD — Deputies responded to a reported domestic dispute.

▲ COWBOY WAY — A man reported the theft of an item not disclosed in media releases.

▲ BROOKLET SOUTH — A man reported being blackmailed and scammed out of money by a female who claimed to be in Arizona, with whom he communicated via text.

▲ MILL BRANCH CLUB ROAD — A man reported the theft of a lawn mower and parts, and said a tent had been set up on his property. Deputies found the tent unoccupied, and found shell casings where someone had been target practicing.

▲ CANTERBERRY PLACE — A man told deputies his neighbor’s German Shepherd came into his yard and killed his cat.

▲ HIGHWAY 46 — A woman reported the theft of a rented blue Kia Forte.

▲ OLD REGISTER ROAD — A woman reported the theft of a Glock handgun. She suspected visitors on Thanksgiving who used her room to do their hair may have taken the gun.

▲ HENRY FUTCH ROAD — A man said someone damaged his shop door and it appeared to be a burglary attempt.

▲ STILSON LEEFIELD ROAD — A man reported the theft of Christmas lights from his yard display.

▲ PINEMOUNT BOULEVARD — Deputies responded to a reported physical domestic dispute and advised parties involved of warrant procedures.

▲ HIGHWAY 301 NORTH — Warrants were issued for a person involved in a physical altercation that left a victim with visible injuries.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ ZETTEROWER ROAD — Police responding to a report of an unruly juvenile turned the case over to the Department of Juvenile Services.

▲ LANIER DRIVE — A woman said someone grabbed her by the neck and threw her against a wall. She was given information ion taking warrants.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and no traffic warnings and assisted four motorist.

▲ BRANNEN HALL — Someone reported a theft.


➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Brooklet Police Department — one call.

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 19 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — one call.

▲ Claxton Police Department — one call.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — four calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — five calls.

▲ Georgia Southern University Police — two calls.

▲ Metter Police Department — five calls.

▲ Portal Police Departments — one call.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 32 calls.

➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — four calls.

▲ Claxton Fire Department — one call.

➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — three accident calls, two first-responder calls and 28 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — three medical calls

▲ Evans County EMS —   four medical calls.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 37 calls.

Air Evac — one call.

▲ Bulloch County Correctional Institute — one call.

▲ Emanuel County 911 — one call.

▲ Tattnall County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon