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Police report - 2-28-15; A woman reported a handicap hang tag was stolen from her car.
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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
    No arrests reported for Thursday.

Incidents
    GARDEN DISTRICT APARTMENTS — A woman reported around 9:20 a.m. Thursday that a handicap hang tag was stolen from her car.
    MINCEY STREET — A woman told police around 12:45 p.m. Thursday that an unknown person claimed two of her minor children on their tax returns.
    SHENANIGANS — A man contacted police around 4 p.m. Thursday to report a battery incident that occurred between 6 p.m. Saturday and 6 a.m. Sunday. He told officers a suspect, listed in reports by name but not arrested, “left bruising and several small cuts on his arm” during an altercation.
    PARK PLACE APARTMENTS —Police responded around 1:15 p.m. Thursday to a reported domestic dispute. The argument was over infidelity, and the woman wanted the man to move out.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Arrests/Citations
    Rowdy James Brown, 21, Lanier Drive — sale of marijuana.
    Christopher Alexander Zenn, 19, Interlaken Pass, Jonesboro, Ga. — possession of a schedule I controlled substance (heroin), marijuana possession.
    Luke Richard Printz, 19, Aldenham Way, Suwanee, Ga. — possession of alcohol by an underage person driving a vehicle, obstruction, disorderly conduct, pedestrian under the influence.
    Lacey Arrie Shorter, 30, Westbrooke Drive — simple battery, third-degree cruelty to children.
    John Kekeni Hailu, 23, Clarion Pass, Stone Mountain, Ga. — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of a schedule IV controlled substance with intent to distribute, possession of a schedule II controlled substance, first-degree forgery, obtaining dangerous drugs by fraudulent means.

Incidents
    CEDARWOOD ACRES MOBILE HOME PARK — A man told deputies around 7:45 p.m. Thursday that he agreed to sell a vehicle to a woman who would make payments. He changed his mind and wanted the vehicle back, but the woman said she had already spent $100 on replacing a window and getting insurance. She had not yet made a payment, and the vehicle was still legally in the man’s name, so he took it back. He told her he could not afford to pay her the money she spent on the window ($40). He agreed to reimburse her for the remaining $60 for insurance.
    WESTBROOKE DRIVE — A woman was arrested around 8:20 p.m. Thursday after deputies responded to a domestic dispute. The woman was reportedly intoxicated and acting hysterically, and during the ordeal, scratched the head of a man who tried to leave with the couple’s juvenile children, he told deputies.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
Arrests/Citations
    Officers issued six traffic violation citations Thursday.

Incidents
    Officers issued four traffic warnings and assisted four motorists Thursday.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 18 calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department — four calls.
    Claxton Police Department — one call.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department — two calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — eight calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police Department — two calls.
    Metter Police Department — one call.
    Statesboro Police Department — 23 calls.

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

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    Bulloch County EMS — five first-responder calls and 27 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS —four medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — seven medical calls.

Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    911 hang-ups — 37 calls.
    Air Evac — two calls.
    Bulloch County Correctional Institute — one call.
    Tattnall County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon