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Police report, 5/31/19
A man was arrested after trying to get change for a counterfeit $100 bill at a gas station.
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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

▲ Dennis Wesley Chapman, 43,  Williams Road — battery/family violence, second-degree criminal damage to property.

▲ Lee Allen Lovett, 32, West Old Savannah Road, Millen — bench warrant.

▲ Hazel LaJuan May, 49, Highway 24 — kidnapping (Monroe County), bond surrender for previous charges of felony theft by taking, obstruction, felony theft by conversion, theft by taking (misdemeanor).

▲ Azia Marie Smith, 34, Bream Road — possession of methamphetamine, suspended license, suspended registration, obstruction, hindering apprehension of a criminal.

▲ Amir Saquan Forrest, 18, Lanier Drive — criminal trespass/family violence.

▲ Maggie Shai McDonald, 37,  Akins Circle, Brooklet — simple battery/family violence.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Matthew Hendrix, 34, East Jones Avenue — first-degree forgery.

▲ James Deon Scott, 33, Success Court — parole violation.

▲ Darren Lavaughn Tubbs, 25, Brampton Avenue — simple battery/family violence.

▲ Olivia Rae Callaway, 21, St. Mary’s Lane, Marietta — seat belt violation, suspended license.

▲ Jessica Danielle Sturgess, 28, Groover Lane — wanted person (Coweta County/Newnan).

▲ Timishia Shrai Williams, 25m, Brampton Avenue — simple battery/family violence.

➤ Georgia State Patrol Post 45

▲ Leontre Rashad Dysha Emanuel Browne, 22, Fletcher Drive — speeding, DUI/less safe/drugs.

▲ Demarcus Roosevelt Hollis, 25, Brampton Avenue — speeding, failure to maintain, no license on person, open container, DUI/less safe.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ PAMELA WAY —  Deputies arrested two juveniles during a call involving motor vehicle  theft,  property damage, financial transaction card fraud, simple battery and theft by taking.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ SOUTH MAIN STREET — A man was arrested after trying to get change for a counterfeit $100 bill at a gas station.

In a separate call, a woman said a man struck her with his hands.

▲ WAL-MART NEIGHBORHOOD MARKET — A man reported a bicycle stolen.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued three traffic citation and three traffic warnings and assisted no motorists Wednesday. 

▲ LANDSCAPE CUSTODIAL SERVICE — Someone reported a theft.



➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 26 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — six calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — two calls.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — six calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — six calls.

▲ Metter Police Department — five calls.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 29 calls.


➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — six calls.

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — five calls.

▲ Metter Fire Department — two calls.


➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 57 calls.

▲ Bulloch County Humane Enforcement — one call.

▲ Emanuel County 911 — three calls.

▲ Screven County 911 — one call.

▲ Tattnall County 911 — one call.

➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — one coroner call, one rescue call,  five first-responder calls and 31 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — two medical calls.

▲ Evans County 911 — five medical calls.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon