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 were made the previous week.
Brooklet Police Department
Jamie Russell Wells, 44, Troy Street, Brooklet — disorderly conduct, cruelty to persons 65 or older, battery (family violence).
Avery Javon Kirksey, 28, Denmark Street, Statesboro — speeding, fleeing/attempt to elude, DUI/less safe.
Incidents occurring Friday through Sunday will be published Tuesday. Reports listed here were made the previous week.
Metter Police Department
SOUTH LEWIS STREET — Police charged someone with obstruction, hindering law enforcement.
WASHINGTON STREET — Officers responded to a call about maintaining a disorderly house and an intoxicated person. At a separate home someone reported a battery incident.
WEST CANDLER STREET — Someone reported a stalking incident.
FLOWER SHOP — Police are investigating a theft by taking incident
SOUTH LEWIS STREET — Someone reported a theft.
NORTHEAST BROAD STREET — Police responded to a fight and a public intoxication call.
SOUTH LEWIS STREET — Officers were called to investigate a report of fraudulently obtaining drugs.
WEST LYTELL STREET — Police responded to a report of harassment.
ADDLESTINE STREET — Someone reported damage to property.
Bulloch County Animal Shelter
Surrendered by citizens — seven dogs and 17 cats from rural areas; no dogs and four cats from City of Statesboro.
Collected by humane officers — 13 dogs and six cats from rural areas; eight dogs and 13 cats from City of Statesboro.
Adopted from shelter —three dogs and two cats.
Reclaimed by owners — four dogs.
Died at shelter — one dog.
Euthanized — 13 dogs and 21 cats.
Fees collected — $505.
— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon