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Police Report - 5-30-14; A woman reported that someone vandalized her cars interior overnight.
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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
    Ronnie Venson, 52, Matthews Street — unsightly or unsanitary storage.
    Mateo Rodriguez, 30, U.S. Highway 301 South — driving without valid license, no proof of insurance.

Incidents
    THE COVE — A woman reported that she and five other people were standing on her balcony when a man fired one shot at her and hit the front door of her apartment, grazing two of her guests. Officers identified a suspect but reported he was gone when they arrived. They turned the case over to the Detective Section.
    THE CONNECTION AT STATESBORO — A woman reported that someone vandalized her car’s interior overnight. The armrest, rearview mirror and dash were damaged and a bottle of air freshener poured on the seat.
    STATESBORO REGIONAL LIBRARY — A bicycle, with white handlebars and black-and-white lettering, was reported stolen.
    NORTH COLLEGE STREET — Two child’s scooters and one bicycle were reported stolen from the front and back porches of a home.
    STATESBORO PLACE CIRCLE — A man reported that he and his girlfriend had an argument about a missing cellphone.
    HARVEY DRIVE — An officer responding to a domestic dispute interviewed a man who told them he and his girlfriend argued after his other girlfriend showed up.
 
BULLOCH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Arrests
    Marcelus Julian Williams, 23, Bird Lane — driving while license suspended or revoked.
    Antoinette Tantanish Heflin, 23, Tussahaw Crossing, McDonough, Ga. — theft by deception.
    Laterria Shawanna Alice Mincey, 27, Cobbtown Road, Lyons — probation violation.
    Jasmine Lamarshae’ Petty, 20, Vintage Court, Athens — obstruction of an officer.
    Erin Jennae Smith, 19, Indian Forest, Atlanta — shoplifting (misdemeanor).
    Tammy Lynn Waynick, 50, Shimley Drive — shoplifting (misdemeanor).

Incidents
    JACKSON MOBILE HOME PARK — A woman reported that she and her boyfriend got into an argument that turned physical when he got angry about her losing a money bag that contained her tips from work. Deputies obtained warrants for multiple charges against the man, who wasn’t there when they arrived.
    U.S. HIGHWAY 301 SOUTH — In what a witness described as a “tug of war” over a phone, a woman reported that her boyfriend snatched the device away and threw it into the yard during an argument over a text message.
    BULLOCH COUNTY — A resident reported receiving a suspicious call from someone purporting to be from the District Attorney’s office who sought to obtain or confirm her date of birth.
Another resident reported getting a phone call from someone purporting to represent Verizon who asked for personal info. After hearing details, the deputy listed it as potential identity fraud and advised the resident to contact her financial institutions.
Another resident reported receiving phone calls she perceived as threatening from someone she didn’t know.
    SHERIFF’S OFFICE — A man reported he has been received threatening phone messages from another man as part of an ongoing dispute. Complainant showed examples of the messages to a deputy, who advised him of the warrant process.

GEORGIA STATE PATROL POST 45
    Information unavailable Thursday.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY POLICE
Arrests
    None reported Wednesday.

Incidents
    Officers issued one traffic citation and one traffic warning and assisted four motorists Wednesday. An incident report was taken for found property at Watson Commons.

BULLOCH CENTRAL 911 REPORTS
Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 18 calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Department — eight calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department — two calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — five calls.
    Statesboro Police Department — 18 calls.
    Brooklet Police Department — one call.
    Claxton Police Department — one call.
    Metter Police Department — two calls.

Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    Statesboro Fire Department — three calls. 
    Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — two calls.
    Claxton Fire Department — one call.

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    Bulloch County EMS — one accident call, four first-responder calls, one rescue call and 19 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — one first-responder call and eight medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — three medical calls.

Other Agencies
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday:
    911 hang-ups — 41 calls.
    Bryan County 911 — one call.
    Bulloch County Animal Control — one call.
    Bulloch County Correction Institute — one call.
    Emanuel County 911 — one call.
    Jenkins County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Al Hackle