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Police report, 5/9/19
A man was arrested after “flipping” another man’s mattress, then damaging his bedroom door and door frame during an argument.
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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

▲ George Franklin, 53, Black Creek Church Road, Brooklet — second-degree criminal damage to property.

▲ Johnny Lanard Jenkins, 37, Akins Circle, Brooklet — possession of methamphetamine, failure to maintain lane, expired registration, acquiring license plate for purpose of concealment.

▲ Danny Hall, 56, Pretoria Rushing Road — suspended license, possession/use of drug-related objects, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Jonathan Lanier, 26, Statesboro Place Circle — two counts of felony probation violation.

▲ David Sherrell McMillan, 40, Allen Circle — wanted person (Chatham County).

▲ Victor Talmadge Morgan, 31, Preetorius Street — simple battery/family violence, criminal trespass/family violence.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Wesley Craig Lawton, 19, Village Trace, Union City — three counts of purchase, sale, manufacturing or distribution of marijuana; three counts of use of communications facilities in commission of a crime involving controlled substances; possession of marijuana; possession/use of drug-related objects. 

➤ Georgia State Patrol Post 45

▲ Douglas Martin Harris, 46, East 44th Street, Savannah — DUI/less safe, open container, failure to maintain lane.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ COACHES WAY — A man was arrested after “flipping” another man’s mattress, then damaging his bedroom door and door frame during an argument.

▲ PLANTER’S ROW — Someone reported two men fishing in a pond without permission. One of the offenders was wanted for failure to appear in Chatham County and was arrested.

▲ HIGHWAY 80 EAST — A man said the door to his mother’s residence was kicked in, and she was away. He suspected his children’s mother of the deed, he said.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ RUCKER LANE — Someone told police they saw a person break a window.

▲ STATESBORO PLACE CIRCLE — A man reported a tire damaged.

▲ SOUTH WALNUT STREET — Someone reported a handgun stolen from a vehicle.

▲ LANIER DRIVE — Someone reported damage to a vehicle.

▲ JOHNSON STREET — A woman said her juvenile child left home without permission because the mother told the child she did not like her haircut.

▲ NASSAU DRIVE — Police responded to a reported domestic dispute.

▲ CHANDLER ROAD — A woman said she was attacked by an unknown female in a parking lot at Renaissance Apartments. Police did not locate the offender.

▲ WAL-MART SUPERCENTER — A juvenile who attempted to shoplift $377 worth of clothing was detained and turned over to her mother after the items were recovered.

▲ GATA DRIVE — A man told police he met two individuals to buy drugs, but the two walked him down the road and then pulled a gun, robbing him of cash and his cell phone.

▲ LANIER DRIVE — A woman met police at the emergency room and said a man choked her.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and two traffic warnings and assisted five motorists. 

▲ SOUTHERN PINES — Police are investigating a reported theft.


➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 24 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — three calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — one call.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — four calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — nine calls.

▲ Metter Police Department — three calls.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 29 calls.


➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — one call.

▲ Metter Fire Department — two calls.

▲ Evans County Fire & Rescue — one call.


➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — three accident calls, three first-responder calls and 32 medical calls.

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

▲ Evans County 911 — one coroner call and 10 medical calls.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 29 calls.

▲ Air Evac — one call.

▲ Bryan County 911 — two calls.

▲ Jenkins County 911 — one call.

▲ Screven County 911 — one call.

▲ Tattnall County 911 — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon