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Police report, 4/3/19
A man reported losing money through a scam on Craigslist when he tried to buy a camper.
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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.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ Charles Jordy Coleman, 22, Saratoga Drive, Alpharetta — felony probation violation.

▲ James Ellis Widener, 34, Middleground Church Road, Sylvania — bench warrant.

▲ Edward Tyrone Cooper, 22, Kaylon Court, Augusta — felony probation violation.

▲ Bryan Austin Davis, 25, Brooks Brewton Road, Claxton — felony probation violation.

▲ Joseph Mainer, 61, Dekle Road, Register — bench warrant.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Gregory Keith Crowson, 25, Lanier Drive — theft by shoplifting.

▲ Samuel Dean Evans, 19, Lewis Mill Road, Vienna — hit-and-run.

▲ Shaunika Lawaun Pearsall, 31, Mikell Street — suspended license, headlights violation.

▲ Kassie Michelle Squires, 21, Pop Shearhouse Road, Bloomingdale — DUI/less safe, hit-and-run.

▲ Willie Charles Peoples, 36, Lanier Drive — first-degree felony burglary, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, possession of methamphetamine, possession/use of drug-related objects.

▲ Faith Shnautica Torrence, 19, Banks Creek Church Road, Portal — electronically furnishing obscene materials to minors.


➤ Department of Community Supervision

▲ Immanuel Lawton, 26, Lee Street — felony probation violation.

▲ Alfonzo Deondre Tippins, 27, North Kennedy Street, Metter — parole violation.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ R.V. WILLIFORD MOBILE HOME PARK — Deputies responded to a domestic dispute that was verbal in nature.

While still at the location, a deputy was flagged down by a man complaining about an injury to his puppy that led to a vet visit. He said he saw the pup coming from a neighbor’s yard with scratches on its face. The neighbors told deputies they did not know what happened but said neighborhood dogs were a problem.

▲ ANDERSON PARRISH ROAD — Deputies responded to a reported burglary.

▲ VIRACON — A former employee who had an altercation with another and was seen driving around the parking lot was served with a criminal trespass warning.

▲ BRANNEN POND ROAD — Deputies responded to a reported domestic dispute.

▲ HIGHWAY 80 EAST/BALLPARK ROAD — A woman said a piece of debris fell off a log truck and damaged her vehicle.

▲ HIGHWAY 119 CONNECTOR — A man and woman reported the theft of items, suspected to have been taken by a longtime friend.

▲ CANDY LANE — A man reported losing money through a scam on Craigslist when he tried to buy a camper.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ MORRIS STREET — Two people involved in a verbal, then briefly physical, altercation were given advice on seeking warrants.

▲ BUTLER HOMES — Police told a woman how to seek a warrant for the arrest of a man she said slapped her and pushed her car door against her legs.

▲ PACKINGHOUSE ROAD — A woman said the father of her unborn child pushed her against a wall.

▲ GATE/SOUTH MAIN STREET — Officers responded to a call about a suspected shoplifter.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and no traffic warnings but assisted four motorists. 

▲ UNIVERSITY VJLLAS — Someone reported a domestic dispute.

▲ CENTENNIAL PLACE — Someone reported a bicycle stolen.

In a separate call, someone reported property damage.

▲ SOUTHERN PINES — Officers responded to a domestic dispute.


➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 10 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — two calls.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — three calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — two calls.

▲ Metter Police Department — nine call.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 30  calls.


➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — three calls.

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — three calls.


➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — two accident call and 17 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — one medical call.

▲ Evans County 911 — eight medical calls.

➤ Calls to Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 43 calls.

▲ Bryan County 911 — one call.

▲ Bulloch County Humane Enforcement — two calls.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon