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Police report, 3/24/19
Euthanized at animal shelter — seven adult dogs, one cat
police report

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

▲ Steven Jawan Lewis, 36, Carrolton — speeding, suspended license.

▲ Xavier Cox, 30, Conyers — possession of cocaine, speeding.

▲ Bobby Eugene Hall, 28, Apopka, Fla. — bench warrant, probation violation.

▲ Adriana Alicia McNeely, 23, Metter — robbery.

▲ Kimbley Pinkston, 37, Metter — wanted person, no insurance, improper lane use, seat belt violation.

▲ Christopher Wayne Atkinson, 34, Metter — public intoxication.

▲ Willie James Byrd, 56, Millen — felony probation violation.

▲ Jessie James Gann, 29, Brooklet — felony probation violation.

▲ Raymond Jefferson Vance, 44, address unlisted — theft by receiving stolen property.

▲ James Nicholas Waugh, 23, Metter — terroristic threats.

▲ Kimberly Lashayla Williams, 34, Metter — failure to pay child support.


▲ Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.

➤ Statesboro Fire Department

▲ From March 11-17, firefighters responded to 22 calls, including six fire calls (two structure fires, one unauthorized debris fire, one dumpster fire and two vehicle fires); 12 alarm calls ( nine fire alarms, two smoke scares, one smoke removal); and one vehicle accident.

▲ Firefighters conducted three public education events (one smoke detector installation/check, one fire station tour and one fire extinguisher class). 

▲ Structure fires were at Statesboro Place Circle (kitchen fire contained to the stove) and on South Main Street (house fire total loss, no deaths or injuries, still under investigation.)

➤ Bulloch County Fire Department

▲ From March 14-21, firefighters responded to the following:

▲ Portal — two brush/wood fires.

▲ Register — one fire alarm call and assisted the Statesboro Fire Department with a structure fire.

▲ Nevils — one vehicle accident and one brush/woods fire.

▲ Stilson — one rescue call.

▲ Brooklet — one call to assist Statesboro with a structure fire.

▲ Clito — two brush/woods fires. 

➤ Candler County Sheriff’s Department

▲ HIGHWAY 46 — Deputies investigated a hit and run incident.

▲ HARVEST ROAD — Deputies investigated two separate theft by conversion incidents.

▲ TURKEY RIDGE ROAD — Someone reported receiving harassing phone calls.

▲ SHINHOSTER ROAD —Someone reported a criminal trespass incident.

▲ HIGHWAY 129 — Deputies responded to an entering auto case.

➤ Register Police Department

▲ No arrests or citations issued last week.  

➤ Metter Police Department

▲ Reports unavailable last week.

➤ Bulloch County Animal Shelter

▲ Animals received from rural areas — 10 adult dogs, one puppy, two adult cats, seven kittens.

▲ Animals received from City of Statesboro — two adult dogs, a puppy, one adult cat.

▲ Adopted from shelter — five adult dogs, three cats and a kitten.

▲ Taken by rescue organizations — no animals.

▲ Reclaimed by owners — two dogs.

▲ Died at shelter — one adult dog.

▲ Dogs /cats euthanized — six adult dogs, one puppy (feral, aggressive or sick), one adult cat (respiratory illness).

▲ Fees collected — $ 265

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon