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
▲ Shakaray Makyse Ford, 23, Savannah — DUI, improper lane use, no license on person.
▲ Ernest Wright, 24, Statesboro — driving while unlicensed, speeding.
▲ Cedric Cornelius Kirkland, 20, Metter — suspended license.
▲ Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.
➤ Candler County Sheriff’s Department
▲ TOWER CIRCLE — Someone reported criminal trespass regarding a vehicle.
▲ HOPE VALLEY CIRCLE — Deputies responded to a simple battery case involving a violation of a family violence order.
▲ FOREST DRIVE — Someone reported indecent exposure, but deputies made no arrest.
▲ HIGHWAY 57 — Someone reported a theft.
➤ Metter Police Department
▲ Incident reports were not submitted as requested by the Statesboro Herald.
➤ Bulloch County Animal Shelter
(two week total)
▲ Surrendered by citizens in rural areas — 17 adult dogs, eight puppies, three adult cats, seven kittens.
▲ Surrendered by citizens of the City of Statesboro — two adult dogs, one puppies, two adult cats, six kittens.
▲ Collected by humane officers from rural areas — 15 adult dogs, one adult cat.
▲ Collected by humane officers from City of Statesboro — three adult dogs.
▲ Adopted from shelter —eight adult dogs, one puppy, five adult cats and four kittens.
▲ Taken in by rescue organizations — nine adult dogs, one puppy.
▲ Reclaimed by owners — eight adult dogs, three puppies.
▲ Died at shelter — one adult cat.
▲ Dogs euthanized — five adult dogs (three aggressive, one very aggressive/killing other animals, one with medical reasons)
▲ Cats euthanized — five adults cats and one kitten (feral and sick)
▲ Fees collected — $751
— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon