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Police report, 6/30/19
Dogs /cats euthanized at animal shelter — six adult dogs (severe aggression, feral, or sick and rescue denied); three adult cats and three kittens (sick, rescue denied).
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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.


▲ Arrests made Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Arrests listed here occurred the previous week.

➤ Candler County Sheriff’s Office

▲ Veronica Sentrail Gordon, 35, Twin City — DUI/less safe, stop sign violation.

▲ Crisoforo Flores Silva, 57, Register — suspended license, tail light violation.

▲ Samuel Mark Glisson, 20, Claxton — possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Michael Martinez Molina, 22, Claxton — suspended license, possession of cocaine.

▲ Ahsha Michelle Wright, 49, Metter — aggravated stalking.

▲ Danny Lee Levant, 60, Glennville — probation violation.

▲ Robby Seays, 38, Metter — parole violation.

➤ Evans County Sheriff’s Office

▲ Diamond Ishia Bacon, 24, Elizabeth Street, Claxton — improper display of license plate.

▲ Daniel Berkely Blocker, 49, Highway 129 South, Claxton — suspended license, fleeing/attempt to elude, obstruction.

▲ Brittany Nicole Elliott, 23, Hwy. 38, Covington — wanted person (Dekalb County).

▲ Leroy Hagins, 46, Aruba Road, Claxton — aggravated assault; possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

▲ April Michelle Kennedy, 35, Joe Road, Reidsville — giving false information; sale of amphetamine; possession of less than an ounce of marijuana; possession/use of drug-related objects.

▲ Adam Star Lemarr, 27, Highway 119, Pembroke — misdemeanor possession of marijuana; felony possession of marijuana (more than an ounce); driving while unlicensed; possession/use of drug-related objects; possession of schedule II, III or IV controlled substances; possession of a schedule II controlled substance; driving while unlicensed; possession of illegal controlled substances.

▲ Tyrone Latroy Murphy, 44, Natbon Lane, Sylvania — simple battery, third-degree cruelty to children.

▲ Mustafa A. Nassereldin, 28, Strap Hinge Trail, Stone Mountain — battery.

▲ Adolfo Najera Perez, 41, address unlisted) — public intoxication.

▲ Tonya Ann Poole, 28, address unlisted (refused to provide to officers) — expired registration, driving without a valid license.

▲ Juan Carlos Ramos, 39, North Ralph Street, Claxton — wanted person (Claxton Police).

▲ Jason Paul Sapp, 52, Winchester Drive, Pooler — felony probation violation.

▲ Denise Martisha Thornton, 21, Quacco Road, Savannah — wanted person.


▲ Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here occurred the previous week.

➤ Statesboro Fire Department

▲ During the week of June 17-23, firefighters responded to 22 calls, including: a lightning strike (no fire); overheated motor (no fire); brush/grass fire caused by a downed power line; and a controlled burn.

▲ Also, 17 alarms (14 fire alarms, two smoke scares, one smoke removal); and one safety event at Georgia Southern University.

Bulloch County Fire Department

▲ Between June 20-27, firefighters responded to the following calls:

▲ Portal — no calls.

▲ Register — one grill fire.

▲ Nevils — one structure fire, one agency assist with trees in the roadway.

▲ Bay District — assist with structure fire.

▲ Stilson — three grass/woods fires, one assist with a structure fire.

▲ Brooklet — assist with structure fire.

▲ Leefield — assist with structure fire.

▲ Clito — two structure fires. 

➤ Brooklet Police Department

▲ Requested reports were not submitted.

➤ Register Police Department

▲ Requested reports were not submitted.

➤ Portal Police Department

▲ During the week of June 20-27, officers issued 12 traffic citations, answered 14 general calls for service, and performed several business and school checks.


➤ Metter Police Department

▲ SOUTH REGISTER STREET — Someone reported a case of criminal trespass.

▲ ELMER STREET — Officers responded to a reported assault/battery.

▲ BUTCHER BARN — Someone reported a person making threats.

▲ METTER WELCOME CENTER — An unwanted person was served with a criminal trespass warning.

▲ NORTH TRAPNELL STREET — Someone reported undisclosed items missing.

▲ AZALEA STREET — Officers responded to a reported theft.

▲ THE SPOT — Someone reported a battery incident.

▲ MARCUS STREET —Police are investigating an aggravated assault.

▲ JILL STREET — A man was arrested on simple battery charges.

▲ WASHINGTON STREET — Someone reported theft of a gun.

▲ WINDSOR APARTMENTS — Police responded to reports of theft by taking a firearm and other items.

▲ NORTH TERRELL STREET — Officers were called to handle a domestic dispute.

▲ METTER POLICE STATION — An animal rights advocate dropped a carrier with two kittens and a cat off at the police station and left them in the lobby while an officer went to speak to the police chief about the matter. Reports stated charges are pending against the woman.

Candler County Sheriff’s Office

▲ HULSEY DRIVE — Someone reported a theft by taking incident.

▲ LAKEVIEW DRIVE — Deputies responded to a reported theft.

▲ WEST ROAD — Someone reported a theft by deception.

▲ HIGHWAY 57 — Deputies responded to a call regarding public indecency.

▲ ST. MATTHEWS CHURCH ROAD — Someone reportedly violated a restraining order.

▲ DUTCH FORD ROAD — Deputies responded to a reported simple battery incident.

➤ Bulloch County Animal Shelter

▲ Animals received from rural areas — 17 adult dogs and seven puppies; six adult cats and 19 kittens.

▲ Animals received from City of Statesboro — one adult dog and one adult cat.

▲ Adopted from shelter — four adult dogs and three adult cats.

▲ Taken by rescue organizations — six adult dogs and three puppies; six kittens.

▲ Reclaimed by owners — two adult dogs.

▲ Died at shelter — two kittens.

▲ Dogs /cats euthanized — six adult dogs (severe aggression, feral, or sick and rescue denied); three adult cats and three kittens (sick, rescue denied).

▲ Fees collected — $316.  

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon