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Police report, 7/11
A woman suffered minor burns from a grease fire that started in her kitchen.
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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

▲ Jamal Laquan Allen, 23, Canoochee Road, Swainsboro — felony probation violation.

▲ Jason Bryan Floyd, 48, Buck Road, Sylvania — felony probation violation.

▲ Edgar James Moore, 58, Maria Sorrell Road — passing in a no passing zone, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Michael Wayne McDaniel, 54, East Main Street — probation violation.

Bulloch County Probation Office

▲ Mercedes Latrese Holmes, 20, Banana Circle, Sylvania — probation violation.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ David Lavon King, 53, Mulberry Court — theft by taking, theft by deception.

▲ Thelma Denise Williams, 44, Oak Hill Mobile Home Park — probation violation.

▲ Kenat Zain Reyes, 27, Bird Road — probation violation.

➤ Georgia State Patrol Post 45

▲ Richard Ira Brannen, 31, Southern Comfort Drive — DUI/less safe, failure to maintain lane, hit-and-run.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ AKINS CIRCLE — A woman suffered minor burns from a grease fire that started in her kitchen.

▲ LEE AVENUE EXTENSION — A woman said a man tried taking her keys during a domestic dispute.

▲ TWIN FORKS ROAD — A man reported his truck had been shot through the window. The bullet ricocheted and caused further damage to the vehicle.

▲ OAK HILL MOBILE HOME PARK — Deputies spoke sternly with a juvenile who shot his BB gun inside the house, was “giving attitude” and striking a wall over being told to clean the house.

▲ BEULAH LANE/RUSHING ROAD — A cement truck driver delivering a load made a wrong turn and was turning around when his truck bogged down to the axles. The Bulloch County Department of Transportation repaired the road after a wrecker removed the cement truck.

▲ CROSSWAY COTTAGES LANE — A man told deputies his former mistress, with whom he broke up so as to save his marriage, came to his house for belongings and to discuss the break-up. When he refused to come to the door, she damaged his vehicle tag and gas cap, he said.

▲ CHERRYWOOD DRIVE — Warrants were issued for a man who left the scene of a domestic dispute involving allegations of aggravated battery, third-degree child cruelty and obstructing emergency phone calls.

▲ GREAT DANE — A woman called deputies, concerned for her children, after her husband dropped her off at work following a domestic argument over a Facebook post. She said he left driving erratically after spanking one of the children. The four children with him were found to be dropped off later at his mother’s house, and were unharmed. The man was later arrested on an outstanding probation warrant.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ THE TEAL HOUSE — Officers collected evidence for an investigation by the Screven County Sheriff’s Office.

▲ EAST PARRISH STREET — Officers assisted the Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office with a traffic stop that yielded an arrest and a small amount of marijuana.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and one traffic warning and assisted two motorists.

▲ SOUTHERN PINES APARTMENTS — Someone reported an entering auto incident.


➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Brooklet Police Department — three calls.

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 14 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — seven calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — four calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — six calls.

▲ Georgia Southern University Police — two calls.

▲ Metter Police Department — three calls.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 23 calls.

➤ Fire Departments

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — three calls.

▲ Metter Fire Department — one call.

▲ Claxton Fire Departments — one call.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 37 calls.

▲ Bulloch County Humane Enforcement — one call.

▲ Georgia Power 911 — one call.

▲ Screven County 911 — one call.

➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — one accident call, one fire call, two first-responder calls and 15 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — one accident call and no medical calls.

▲ Evans County EMS — three medical calls.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon