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.
Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.
Candler County Sheriff’s Department
COOL SPRINGS CHURCH ROAD — Deputies responded to a case of reported identity fraud.
EAST HIAWAHA STREET — Someone reported a vehicle stolen.
HIGHWAY 23 — Investigators responded to a reported burglary.
TOBACCO ROAD — Someone reported a theft.
HIGHWAY 46 — Deputies investigated reports of cruelty to animals as well as to persons 65 or older. A man was arrested on both charges.
Bulloch County Animal Shelter
Surrendered by citizens — nine dogs and three cats from rural areas; four dogs and one cat from City of Statesboro.
Collected by humane officers — nine dogs and nine cats from rural areas; three dogs and six cats from City of Statesboro.
Adopted from shelter — 10 dogs and two cats.
Taken in by rescue organizations — three adult dogs and five puppies.
Reclaimed by owners —four dogs.
Died at shelter — no animals.
Euthanized — five dogs (three aggressive, wild or will bite; one medical reasons, one personal surrender for euthanasia only) and nine cats (feral).
Fees collected — $800.