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Police report -7-23-17; Euthanized at animal shelter 11 dogs and six cats.
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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/CITATIONS
    Arrests made Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Arrests listed here were made the previous week.

Candler County Sheriff’s Office
    Clyde Lee Bass, 47, Metter — simple battery.
    Krystal Faye Collins, 30, Statesboro — probation violation.
    Willie James Gordon, 28, Swainsboro — probation violation.
    Roger Ingram Hill Jr., 28, Savannah — failure to yield, no insurance, canceled registration,
    Lewis Dean Martin Jr., 55, Eustis, Fla., — altered license plate, driving illegally on a divided highway, Illegally driving in roadways laned for traffic, suspended license, DUI, fleeing/attempt to elude, operating an unregistered vehicle, reckless driving, stop sign violation.
    Bionka Mikell, 24, Garfield — headlights violation, no insurance.
    Landis Eugene Richardson, 72, Cobbtown — DUI.
    Dewayne Shinaberry, 50, Metter — aggravated child molestation, aggravated sexual battery, aggravated sodomy, child molestation, incest.
    Tyrone Walker, 23, Savannah — obstruction.

Portal Police Department
    Johnny Ray Woods, 57, Railroad Street Ext., Portal — public intoxication.

INCIDENTS
    Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.

Candler County Sheriff’s Department
    DUTCH FORD ROAD — Someone reported receiving harassing phone calls.
    TRAIL’S END ROAD — Deputies investigated a simple battery incident.
    HIGHWAY 121 — Deputies responded to a call and discovered possession of a controlled substance.
    PULASKI HIGHWAY —Someone reported a theft by shoplifting.

Metter Police Department
    EAST LILLIAN STREET — Someone reported a theft.
    AZALEA STREET — Police investigated a burglary.
    SOUTH LEROY STREET — Someone reported property damage.
    WEST CANDLER STREET — Police investigated a harassing phone call report.

Bulloch County Animal Shelter
    Surrendered by citizens — nine dogs and three cats from rural areas; three dogs and 12 cats from City of Statesboro.
    Collected by humane officers — 11 dogs and three cats from rural areas; two dogs and no cats from City of Statesboro.
    Adopted from shelter — seven dogs and no cats.
    Taken in by rescue organizations — one puppy.
    Reclaimed by owners — four dogs.
    Died at shelter — no animals.
    Euthanized — nine dogs and two puppies (two severely injured; two sick; one surrendered as aggressive; three aggressive; two with severe skin conditions and one injured/rescue was full)  and six cats (injured or with upper respiratory infection).
    Fees collected — $483.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon