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Police report - 4-16-15; A man stopped for a traffic violation tried hiding marijuana in his mouth.
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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
    Tyrone Dunn, 52, Valley Road — speeding, driving without a license, marijuana possession.
    Tywanna Rojas, 31, Valley Road — giving false information.
    James Ray Wilson Jr., 61, North Main Street — driving without a license.
    Kierra N. Brunson, 24, Williams Road — second offense suspended license, window tint violation.
    Jennifer Hughes, 32, Chowan Court, Ft. Stewart —  speeding, disorderly conduct.
    April Nicole Moore, 23, Old Hardy Place Road —  defective taillight, driving with no license, obstruction.
    Terrell J. Bradley, 26, Old Hardy Place Road — suspended license.

Incidents
    RUSTY’S TAVERN — Around 1:20 a.m. Wednesday, a man was struck in the face and rendered unconscious. He awoke when EMS arrived and denied treatment. He also signed a waiver of prosecution.
    HERTY DRIVE — An officer stopped a woman for speeding Tuesday, and after she used “profane language at a considerable volume,” a charge of disorderly conduct was added.
    LAKEVIEW ROAD — An officer stopped a woman for a taillight violation and learned she was unlicensed. She resisted getting into the patrol car after her arrest, so he charged her with obstruction as well.
    THE MASON JAR —  Tuesday, a woman told police an ex-employee used the complainant’s personal account to make an insurance payment. The former employee claimed it was a mistake and offered to repay the amount.

BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Arrests/citations
    Jimmy Tramaine Alston, 32, Oak Street — violation of a family violence protective order.
    Russell Lee Hallman, 26, Wilder Road, Chickamauga — suspended license, stop sign violation, tag/registration violation.
    Gilham Hodges, 29, Church Street — parole violation.
    Troy Synclair Tigner, 27, Church Street, Glennville — marijuana possession, giving false information, criminal street gang activity, probation violation.
    James Richard Best, 37, Quail Ridge Road, Sylvania — felony suspended or revoked license.
    Rowdy James Brown, 22, Lanier Drive — giving false information, obstruction, marijuana possession, felony theft by receiving stolen property (handgun), possession of drug-related objects.
    Deontae Markeem Coker, 24, Chandler Road — marijuana possession, speeding.
    Lamoine Curtis, 32, North Street — marijuana possession.
    Kenneth Eugene Herman, 57, Lilla Myers Road, Ellabell — violation of a family violence protective order.
    Malcolm Jerome Steele, 31, Elm Street — marijuana purchase, possession, manufacture or sale; obstruction; criminal street gang activity.

Incidents
    VETERAN’S MEMORIAL PARKWAY/PINEMOUNT BOULEVARD — A man stopped for a traffic violation tried hiding marijuana in his mouth, but deputies made him open up and saw the “green, flaky substance.” He told deputies it was nothing and tried swallowing, but when more marijuana was found in the vehicle after a K9 officer alerted to the presence of drugs, he was arrested.

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

Incidents
    Officers issued four traffic warnings and assisted six motorists Tuesday.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
Law Enforcement Reports
     911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Brooklet Police Department — one call.
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — eight calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department — five calls.
    Claxton Police Department — two calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department — four calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — five calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police Department  — no calls.
    Metter Police Department  — five calls.
    Portal Police Department  — one call.
    Statesboro Police Department — 26 calls.

Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Statesboro Fire Department — four calls. 
    Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — no calls.
    Metter Fire Department  — two calls.

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday:
    Bulloch County EMS —  two first-responder calls and 24 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — one accident call and eight medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — four medical calls.

Other Agencies
    911 hang-ups — 54 calls.
    Bryan County 911 — one call.
    Bulloch County Correctional Institute — two calls.
    Excelsior EMC — one call.
    Screven County 911 —  one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon