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.
Arrests made Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Arrests listed here were made the previous week.
Candler County Sheriff’s Office
Stacy Elbert Morgan, 49, Portal — suspended license, no insurance, open container.
Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.
Candler County Sheriff’s Department
DOGWOOD DRIVE — Someone reported receiving harassing phone calls.
BACK STREET — Someone reported an entering auto incident.
UNION ROAD — Deputies investigated a possible theft.
OLD PENCE FARM ROAD — Investigators responded to a report of child molestation. No arrest was fled.
Metter Police Department
HUIETT STREET — Someone reported a theft.
NORTH LEWIS STREET — A firearm was reportedly stolen from a vehicle.
EAST LILLIAN STREET — A woman was arrested for disorderly conduct/possession of alcohol in public.
AZALEA HEALTH AND REHAB — A woman reported her purse stolen.
JOMAX BARBECUE — Someone reported an entering auto case.
CANDLER COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE — A fight ensued between family members.
HERSCHEL DRIVE — A man reported a vehicle stolen.
PLEASANTVIEW NURSING HOME — A woman reported a theft.
WASHINGTON STREET — Officers investigated a theft.
Bulloch County Animal Shelter
Surrendered by citizens — 10 dogs and eight cats from rural areas; one dog and no cats from City of Statesboro.
Collected by humane officers — six dogs and no cats from rural areas; four dogs and two cats from City of Statesboro.
Adopted from shelter — 11 dogs and two cats.
Taken in by rescue organizations — no animals.
Reclaimed by owners —two dogs and a cat.
Died at shelter — one dog and two cats.
Euthanized — six dogs and two puppies (one hit by car, one timid/no space, one aggressive, two personal surrenders due to aggression, three sick with parvo) and eight cats (seven feral/upper respiratory illness, one severely injured)..
Fees collected — $697.
Animals in shelter — 69 dogs and 60 cats.
— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon