By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Police report -4-21-16; A woman shoplifted $28 worth of bras, panties and apple sauce.
Placeholder Image

    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
    Jordan Tyler Anderson, 22, Christopher Lane, Lithonia — second-degree criminal damage to property, reckless conduct.
    Benjamin Hernandez, 48, Bruner Circle, Metter — driving without a valid license.

Bulloch County Sheriff's Office
    Arthur Jack Burnsed, 42, Kendricks Road, Brooklet — simple battery (family violence).
    Joseph Christian Cotton, 19, Redd Drive, Augusta — purchase, sale, manufacture or distribution of marijuana; possession of drug-related objects.
    Thomas Lee Thompson, 50, Pioneer Trail, Portal — wanted person (Ohio).

Georgia Southern University Police
    Christopher Bertram DaSilva, 20, Statesboro Place Circle — underage possession of alcohol.
    Sydney Ann Phillip, 20, Statesboro Place Circle — underage possession of alcohol.
    Reagan Ellis Wright, 19, Georgia Avenue — underage possession of alcohol, possession of a false ID, pedestrian under the influence.
    Jade Brianna Garris, 19, Georgia Avenue — underage possession of alcohol.

Statesboro Police Department
    HIGHWAY 80 EAST — A woman pepper-sprayed a man during a physical altercation.
    CHANDLER ROAD — A man said he was at a bar when the ex-boyfriend of a woman he was sitting with "sucker-punched" him.
    DOLLAR TREE — A man was arrested for shoplifting $13 worth of clothing and $16 worth of hygiene products by hiding them in a backpack.
    WAL-MART SUPERCENTER — A woman shoplifted $28 worth of bras, panties and apple sauce.
    CAMPUS CROSSINGS APARTMENT — A woman reported being struck in the head several times with a cooking pot by another female.
    LANIER DRIVE — A woman said a man grabbed her and ripped her shirt collar during a struggle over a gaming system.
    EAST JONES AVENUE — A woman said a man threw her to the ground and broke a lamp in the presence of their children.

Bulloch County Sheriff's Office
    CECIL ANDERSON ROAD — A man bought cattle from another man in Banks County. When the cattle were delivered, one was found to have been badly injured during transport. The buyer tried contacting the seller, who refused to return calls, so the buyer stopped payment on the check. He eventually made contact with the seller and discussed a solution, but the seller once again did not maintain contact. The buyer wanted a report on the matter.
    LANGSTON CHAPEL MIDLE SCHOOL — A student complaining of being lightheaded was acting strangely, unable to speak clearly, refused to remain in the nurse's office and ran down a hallway. Deputies and school officials learned he and two others, one a student at Southeast Bulloch High School, had smoked a high-grade form of marijuana called "gas" while waiting for the school bus at Park Place Apartments. An investigation at multiple locations revealed no evidence, and the juvenile said they had smoked all the marijuana and there was none left. At least one student was transported for treatment by EMS, and the others were turned over to their parents.
    WILLIAM JAMES MIDDLE SCHOOL — A cellphone reported stolen, located and returned to the owner led to an altercation between the phone owner and the offender (both students). Another student video recorded the fight. The victim suffered visible wounds.

Georgia Southern University Police
    Officers issued no traffic citations and two traffic warnings and assisted four motorists.

Law Enforcement Agencies
    Brooklet Police Department — one call.
    Bulloch County Sheriff's Office — 12 calls.
    Candler County Sheriff's Office — seven calls.
    Claxton Police Department — three calls.
    Evans County Sheriff's Office — three calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — 11 calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police — two calls.
    Metter Police Department — five calls.
    Portal Police Department — no calls.
    Statesboro Police Department — 32 calls.

Fire Departments
    Bulloch County Fire Department — three calls.
    Statesboro Fire Department — two calls.

Emergency Medical Services
    Bulloch County EMS — one accident call, one rescue call and 24 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — one accident call and four medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — five medical calls.

Other Agencies
    911 hang-ups —
64 calls.
    Bryan County 911 — one call.
    Emanuel County 911 — one call.
    Tattnall County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon