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Police report, 3/15/19
A woman told deputies someone broke into her home and stole a TV and a pack of baby diapers.
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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.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff's Office

▲ Lori Ann Braswell, 56, Lanier Drive — truancy.

▲ Angela Faith Burnsed, 42, Nevils-Daisy Road, Register — truancy.

▲ John Augustus Hall, 29, Acorn Lane, Metter — possession of methamphetamine, possession/use of drug-related objects, suspended registration.

▲ Veronica Marie Whitfield, 44, Cedarwood Acres Mobile Home Park — theft of services.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Larry Palmer, 51, Frink Road — giving false information, bicycle light violation.

▲ Marquez Johnathan Saunders, 19, Tillman Street — simple battery.

▲ James Louis Brooks, 38, West Parrish Street — financial transaction card fraud, theft of lost or mislaid property.

▲ Hunter Joshua Grantham, 20, Cassie Ree Road — simple battery/family violence.

▲ Jailene Rios, 19, West Parrish Street — simple battery/family violence, criminal trespass/family violence.

▲ Gavin Leiander Whiters, 29, Orexel Avenue, Millen — probation violation.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff's Office

▲ MIKE BRANNEN ROAD — A woman said she and her juvenile son have been harassed by a woman who threatened to disrupt her late husband's funeral.

▲ JOHNSON RUN — A man reported the theft of sunglasses from the hood of a vehicle.

▲ PECAN GROVE CIRCLE — A woman told deputies someone broke into her home and stole a TV and a pack of baby diapers.

▲ DRY BRANCH MOBILE HOME PARK — Parents said someone struck their 5-year-old child, but they did not know who did it. The child had a small laceration to the face. Reports stated the child did know the offender even though the parents did not.

▲ SWAN LANE — Someone reported being assaulted by a person with special needs.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ WEST PARKER STREET — Someone was arrested on simple battery charges after a domestic dispute.

▲ ARCHWAY DRIVE — Someone reported being sprayed with pepper spray and having a gun pointed at them. Police arrested a suspect.

▲ SOUTH MAIN STREET — Two people reported strangers inside their house after a third roommate left the door unlocked. The trespassers left and the roommates reported nothing missing.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and no traffic warnings and assisted six motorists. 

▲ SOUTHERN COURTYARD — Police responded to a drug complaint.

▲ RUSSELL UNION — Someone reported a suspicious person.

▲ SOUTHERN PINES CLUBHOUSE — Officers responded to a reported verbal dispute.

▲ INTERDISCIPLINARY ACADEMIC BUILDING — Police are actively investigating a suspicious person report.

▲ WATSON PODS — Someone filed a drug complaint.

▲ FREEDOM'S LANDING — Police investigated a reported domestic dispute.



➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Brooklet Police Department — two calls.

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff's Office — 14 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff's Office — five calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — three calls.

▲ Evans County Sheriff's Department — six calls

▲ Georgia State Patrol — four calls.

▲ Metter Police Department — four calls.

▲ Portal Police Department — one call.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 31 calls.


➤ Fire Departments

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — six calls.

▲ Metter Fire Department — one call.

➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — one accident call, three first-responder calls and 24 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — five medical calls.

▲ Evans County EMS — eight medical calls.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 40 calls.

▲ Bryan County 911 — three calls.

▲ Bulloch County Humane Enforcement — one call.

▲ Emanuel County 911 — one call.

▲ Effingham County 911 — one call.

▲ Tattnall County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon