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Police Report - 2-18-12; A woman choked another during a discussion about a return policy.
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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. Arrest photos are available for viewing at

    Diane Carol Williams, 41, Garfield Street — second offense theft by shoplifting, giving false information.
    Jessica Nicole Dougherty, age unavailable, Paddleford Drive, Rincon — headlights violation, suspended license.
    Ricky Allen McClain Jr., 22, Newton Road — disorderly conduct.
    LANIER DRIVE — A man said someone stole a set of golf clubs from his vehicle.
    KMART — A woman was charged with second offense shoplifting after trying to leave without paying for about $130 worth of clothing she concealed in a purse.
    JC PENNEY — A woman choked another during a “discussion” about a return policy.
SEASONS APARTMENTS — A man sent threatening texts and voice mail messages to a woman.
    UNIVERSITY PLAZA — A man said he was involved in a fight with another man after being attacked by three unknown males.
    OVERLAND STREET — A woman reported receiving threatening messages from a man.
    NORTH COLLEGE STREET — A woman threatened to cut a man with a knife during an argument.

    David Drummond Brown VI, 20, Stambuk Lane — sale of marijuana.
    Gregory Lanier, 46, Reed Street — probation violation.
Nicholas Maurice Lovett, 36,     James Street, Sardis — simple battery.
    Crystal Charissa Prescott,38, Steeplechase Court — battery.
    Devon Howard, 17, Mill Creek Estates — battery, criminal trespass.

    MEADOW DRIVE —(Statesboro) A man broke a window trying to get a woman’s attention to let him in. He was intoxicated and pointed a finger at a deputy, cursing him before getting arrested.
    HOMER BUNCH ROAD — (Statesboro) Two women and a man were riding when they stopped for the man to urinate. An approaching truck appeared and what sounded like a gunshot was heard. The man who was outside the vehicle for a nature break ran into the woods and deputies later found him at his home.

    Seat belt citations — none.
    Child restraint citations  — none.
    Speeding citations — none.
    Total citations — one.

    Crashes investigated — three. 
    Fatalities reported — none.
    Injuries reported — two.
    Total vehicle stops — four.
    Seat belt warnings — none.
    Child restraint warnings — none.
    Speeding warnings — none. 
    Total warnings issued — one.
    Wanted persons apprehended — none.
    Stolen vehicles recovered  — none. 
    Road checks performed  — none.
    Motorists assisted — none.
    Miles patrolled — 302. 
    Officers issued six traffic citations Thursday.
    Collins Gantt Lairsey, 20, Country Club Road — underage possession of alcohol.
    Cameron Douglas Naab, 22, Lanier Drive — DUI, possession of marijuana, driving with suspended license and reckless driving.
    David Christopher Wilson, 20, Lanier Drive — underage possession of alcohol, disorderly conduct and obstruction of an officer.
    Edward N. Mwangi, 20, Lanier Drive — underage possession of alcohol, disorderly conduct and possession of a false I.D.
    Officers issued seven traffic warnings, assisted six motorists, responded to two sick person calls, one injured person call and responded to three alarms Thursday.

Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 15 calls.
    Statesboro Police Department — 17 calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police — three  calls.
    Georgia State Patrol —  four calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department — two calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department — two calls.
    Claxton Police Department — no calls.

Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    Statesboro Fire Department — three calls. 
    Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — two calls
    Claxton Fire Department — one call.
Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls  Thursday:
    Bulloch County EMS —  four accident calls, two rescue calls and 12 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS —  four medical calls.
    Evans County EMS —  two medical calls.
    Central 911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Thursday:  two calls to Air Evac, three calls to Bulloch County First Responders, and a call to  the Bulloch County coroner.

— compiled by Holli Deal Bragg.