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
Charles Robert Dempsey, 61, Metter — suspended license, operating uninsured vehicle.
Todd Richard Hirsch, 38, Metter — criminal trespass.
Portal Police Department
Shawn Edward Marks, 30, Brenda Road, Twin City — reckless driving.
Rachel Marie Fail, 32, Watson Road, Metter - bench warrant.
Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.
Candler County Sheriff’s Department
POSSUM PATH — Someone reported a runaway child.
LEE STREET — Deputies responded to a report of computer theft, trespass or invasion of privacy.
CREEKSIDE WAY — A person reported a simple battery incident.
HARVEST ROAD — Deputies responded to a report of disorderly conduct.
MEMPHUIS ROAD — Deputies responded to a violation of family violence order and criminal trespass.
Metter Police Department
LEWIS STREET — Police responded to a theft by taking incident.
EAST LILLIAN STREET — Someone reported financial transaction card fraud.
RONNIE STREET — Officers investigated a criminal trespass complaint.
WALLACE STREET — Someone reported a theft.
BAY STREET — Police investigated a motor vehicle theft.
SOUTH LEWIS STREET — Someone reported criminal trespass involving a vehicle.
Bulloch County Animal Shelter
Surrendered by citizens — five dogs and no cats from rural areas; one dog and one cat from City of Statesboro.
Collected by humane officers — eight dogs and six cats from rural areas; four dogs and two cats from City of Statesboro.
Adopted from shelter — four dogs and two cats.
Taken in by rescue organizations — three dogs and no cats.
Reclaimed by owners —four dogs and a cat.
Died at shelter — one dog.
Euthanized — four dogs and two puppies (one personal surrender with fatal injuries; two sick with parvo, three that bit or were aggressive); four feral (wild) cats.
Fees collected — $ 423.
— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon