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.
Brooklet Police Department
Franklin Jerome Thompson, 24, Lanier Drive, Statesboro — wanted person (Effingham County).
Candler County Sheriff’s Office
Lucio Rios Delgado, 40, Metter — driving without a valid license.
Timothy Lachlin Posley, 44 Twin City — suspended license.
Tonya Lynell Fondren, 48, Cobbtown — improper lane use, child seat belt violation, serious injury by vehicle, seat belt violation.
Vernon Rhone, 51, Register — DUI, window tint violation.
Howard Wilden Williams Jr., 64, Metter — aggravated assault.
George Phillip Wilson, 34, Metter — theft of lost or mislaid property.
Claude Dailey, 76, address unavailable — DUI.
Kaneisha Treshae Spann, 38, Metter — theft by shoplifting.
Denver Darrell Lanier Jr., 39, Metter — bench warrant.
Cecilia Elizabeth Slater, 17, Metter — criminal trespass, terroristic threats.
Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.
Candler County Sheriff’s Department
HIGHWAY 46 — Deputies investigated a report of a convicted sex offender not complying with state laws.
In a separate report someone complained of a theft.
METTER HIGH SCHOOL — Deputies responded to a report of criminal trespass to a school vehicle and disorderly conduct.
GRICE ROAD — Someone reported financial transaction card fraud.
FIVE POINTS ROAD — Deputies responded to an aggravated assault case.
GIBSON ROAD — Someone reported a burglary.
SALEM CHURCH ROAD/ST. MATHEWS CHURCH ROAD — Investigators looked into an arson case.
Metter Police Department
SMITH STREET — Someone reported a burglary.
BARBARA STREET — A woman asked for police patrol after someone on more than one occasion, knocked on her door late at night.
TOM’S PAWN CITY — Someone reported a theft.
RONNIE STREET — Officers responded to a report of theft of aluminum cans.
MINCEY STREET — Someone reported several people fighting and someone fired a gun.
FRED’S PHARMACY — Someone reported a shoplifting. A woman was arrested.
DAYS INN — Police responded to a bomb threat that was discovered to be unfounded.
SOUTH LEROY STREET — Someone reported an assault.
Bulloch County Animal Shelter
Surrendered by citizens — 16 dogs and five cats from rural areas; one dog and no cats from City of Statesboro.
Collected by humane officers — four dogs and two cats from rural areas; one dog and six cats from City of Statesboro.
Adopted from shelter — seven dogs and one cat.
Taken in by rescue organizations — three adult dogs. 12 puppies, four cats and seven kittens.
Reclaimed by owners — three dogs.
Died at shelter — no animals.
Euthanized — seven dogs (five aggressive and feral), one sick and one timid/no rescue pull) and three cats (feral/upper respiratory infection).
Fees collected — $260.
Animals in shelter — 56 dogs and 28 cats.
— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon