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Police report - 12-12-14; Deputies responded to the report of a student with a knife.
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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
Arrests/Citations
    Sandy Sharmaine Coleman, 20, Portal Crossing Loop, Portal — bench warrant.
    Dustin Keith Hodges, 17, Joiner Road, Brooklet — statutory rape, child molestation.
    Travis Manuel Chassereau, 32, Ash Branch Church Road, Pembroke — violation of a family violence order.

Incidents
    WILDWOOD VILLAS — Police met with a 13-year-old girl on Nov. 29 at the police department in reference to child molestation allegations. A 17-year-old male was subsequently arrested on charges of statutory rape and child molestation, and he was released after being processed at the Bulloch County Jail on Tuesday. Also, a 20-year-old man has been charged with statutory rape and child molestation, with the same girl as the listed victim, and the girl’s mother has been charged with contributing to the delinquency, unruliness or deprivation of a child for telling the 20-year-old man that her daughter was 16, not 13.
    ENMARK — (Northside Drive East) A man was arrested at 3:28 p.m. Sunday for violating a family violence protective order after he was seen in the company of a woman who had previously served him with the order.
    EAST GEORGIA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER — Police responded at 3:04 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a woman threatening another person in the emergency room. Neither party wanted a report filed; however, police found that the woman was wanted for a bench warrant. She was arrested after being released by the emergency room.
    FAMILY DOLLAR — (Northside Drive East) A store employee told police that an unknown person used counterfeit currency to pay for merchandise. The incident report does not list what items were taken or their value, how much counterfeit currency was presented or how much change the unknown person received.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Arrests
    Laura Clark Hope, 36, Scooter Cove Road, Ellabell — driving while license suspended or revoked, suspended registration, use or possession of a drug-related object.
    Melissa Ann Walden, 33, Scooter Cove Road, Ellabell — use or possession of a drug-related object.
    William Eugene Oliver, 25, Salt Creek Road, Savannah — bench warrant.
    Cody Michael Allen, 19, Kennedy Hall — possession of marijuana (less than 1 ounce), obstruction of an officer, possession of alcohol by underage persons, use or possession of a drug-related object, possession of a schedule I controlled substance.
    Jacob Charles Platt, 18, Kennedy Hall — possession of marijuana (less than 1 ounce), possession of alcohol by underage persons, possession and use of drug-related object, possession of a schedule I controlled substance.
    Joniqua Kiara Ragland, 21, Brampton Avenue — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of Xanax (schedule IV controlled substance), possession of hydrocodone (schedule II controlled substance).
    Jimarie Travis Whitehead, 20, Baldwin Street — obstruction of an officer, wanted person (attempted murder, South Carolina).
    D’Jyhria Alhenton Pendergrass, 19, Baldwin Street — hindering the apprehension of a criminal, obstruction of an officer.
    Dalton Jhaquay Houston, 22, Baldwin Street — hindering the apprehension of a criminal, obstruction of an officer, probation violation.
    Tracy Diann Pendergrass, 52, Baldwin Street — hindering the apprehension of a criminal, obstruction of an officer.

Incidents
    SOUTHEAST BULLOCH MIDDLE SCHOOL — Deputies responded at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday to the report of a student with a knife. The student provided a written statement saying he had brought the knife to school and displayed it in the gym, cafeteria and family consumer science class. The knife measured 3 inches when the blade was unfolded. The student was released to his mother’s custody.
    SOUTHEAST BULLOCH HIGH SCHOOL — Deputies responded at 3 p.m. Wednesday for a disorderly conduct incident. The principal said the student played music on a speaker in a school bus. When the bus driver asked him to turn it down, he used profanity toward her. The student was kicked off the bus and taken to the principal’s office, and he yelled at the principal. The student was taken to the Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office, and then he was released to his mother’s custody.
    CARRIES MOBILE HOME PARK — Deputies responded at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday to the hospital in reference to an injured person. A man said he went to the mobile home park to pick up his child from the child’s mother when another man came outside and threatened him because the victim had asked the Department of Family and Child Services to investigate the mobile home. The man threw the victim to the ground and struck him, then a second man came out and kicked and punched the victim. The victim’s girlfriend took him to the emergency room. The victim suffered bruises to the face and torso, a concussion and strained muscle.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
    Information unavailable Thursday.
   
BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    Brooklet Police Department — one call.
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 21 calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department — three calls.
    Claxton Police Department — four calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department — three calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — nine calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police Department — one call.
    Metter Police Department — seven calls.
    Statesboro Police Department — 28 calls.

Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — two calls
    Evans County Fire Department — one call.
    Metter Fire Department — one call.
    Statesboro Fire Department — five calls. 

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    Bulloch County EMS — one accident call, one coroner call, one first-responder call and 16 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — one accident call and five medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — one fire call and six medical calls.

Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    911 hang-ups — 54 calls.
    Air Evac — two calls.
    Bulloch County Animal Control — two calls.
    Emanuel County 911 — two calls.
    Screven County 911 — one call.
    Tattnall County 911 — two calls.
    Chatham County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Jason Wermers