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Police report, 5/4/19
Officers responded to sick person calls at the Russell Union, Centennial Place and the Dining Commons Thursday.
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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

▲ Jerry Jerome Bowers, 33, Highway 80 West, Portal — possession of heroin.

▲ Sonya Bernice Deese, 58, Coly Boyd Road — theft by receiving stolen property, obstruction.

▲ Kenneth Kirk Keel, 40, South William Street, Metter — possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, possession/use of drug-related objects, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Shanwick Kiah Stone, 53, Highway 319 South, Wrightsville — probation violation, giving false information, obstruction.

▲ Deanna Latrice King, 21, Terance Avenue, Jonesboro — possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, tag light violation.

▲ Johnnie Melvin, 71, Pintail Lane — suspended license, violation of the “slow poke” law (left-lane driving prohibited).

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Michael Austin Turner, 22, Lanier Drive — disorderly conduct.

▲ McGarrett Dewayne Cross, 41, West Jones Avenue — speeding, suspended license.

➤ Georgia State Patrol Post 45

▲ Joseph Wyatt Googe, 23, Oakwood Drive — DUI/less safe, speeding, failure to signal turn or lane change.

▲ Amanda Rose Middleton, 52, Johnson Street — terroristic threats and acts, parking in a space for people with disabilities, DUI/less safe, no license on person, cocaine possession.

▲ William Patton Moore, 21, Thomkin Drive — DUI/less safe, speeding, failure to maintain lane, following too closely.

▲ Brett Donald Squiers, 19, Howell Farms Road, Acworth — DUI/less safe, speeding.

▲ Christian Yandel Flores, 19, Teepee Way — DUI/child endangerment, DUI/less safe/drugs, failure to dim headlights, driving without a valid license.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ RAILROAD BED ROAD — Someone reported a couple arguing loud enough for neighbors to hear. Deputies responded and discovered the dispute was only verbal.

▲ COWBOY WAY — Deputies responded to a domestic dispute centered around an unruly juvenile. 

▲ HIGHWAY 80 EAST — A man and woman argued over his refusal to allow her to leave with their children and go to her sister’s house.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ NORTHSIDE DRIVE WEST — A person was arrested after a woman reported someone “went through” and stole some of her clothing.


➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued one traffic citation and one traffic warning and assisted two motorists. 

▲ VARIOUS LOCATIONS — Officers responded to sick person calls at the Russell Union, Centennial Place and the Dining Commons Thursday.

▲ COLLEGE OF EDUCATION — Someone reported a suspicious person/activities.

▲ VARIOUS LOCATIONS — Officers recovered “found property” at Southern Pines Building 5 and Forest Drive (two incidents) Thursday.


➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Brooklet Police Department — one   call.

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 12 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — four calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — one call.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — two calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — two calls.

▲ Georgia Southern University Police — three calls.

▲ Metter Police Department — two calls.

▲ Portal Police Department — three calls.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 26 calls.


➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — one call.

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — one call.

▲ Metter Fire Department — one call.

▲ Evans County Fire & Rescue — one call.


➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — one rescue call, five first-responder calls and 32 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — one accident call and one medical call.

▲ Evans County 911 — seven medical calls.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 50 calls.

▲ Air Evac — one call.

▲ Bryan County 911 — one call.

▲ Bulloch County Humane Enforcement — one call.

▲ Emanuel County 911 — one call.

▲ Excelsior EMC — one call.

▲ Toombs County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon