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Police Report 8-23-11 - WALMART A man was caught shoplifting batteries, other items
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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.

     Terry Grogan Wilkerson, 47, Bryant Street — wanted person.
     Gregory Elliott Hendrix, 37, Bonnett Road, Portal —failure to appear.
     Richard Austin Polson, 19, Gentilly Road — theft by shoplifting.
     Joseph Leonard Thomas Jr., 19, Lanier Drive — entering auto, DUI under 21, underage possession of alcohol.
     Heather Michelle Lanier, 42, South Zetterower
Avenue —  driving without a valid license, headlight violation, failure to obey traffic device, DUI (refused test), obstruction.
     Sheila Joanne Rogers, 50, Aaron Station Road, Portal — public intoxication.
     Gary Lee, 35, Stonehaven Drive — simple assault, criminal trespass.
     Joseph Holmes, 21, Gooseneck Court, Savannah — theft by shoplifting.
     Bradley Dellmus Cone, 17, Linda Drive — no license, excessive volume.

     CHURCH STREET — A woman said her father never made it to his destination in Augusta. Criminal investigations is looking into the situation.
     KMART — A man removed security tags from razor blades and shoplifted them.
     SUCCESS COURT — A man and woman argued over a vehicle not returned on time. The woman was arrested after police noted visible injuries on the man.
     WALMART — A man was caught shoplifting lithium batteries, and another man shoplifted an external hard drive, video games and a bath “pouf”.
     JC PENNEY — Three women caught stuffing clothes from shelves into large shopping bags fled. One was caught and arrested.
     NORTH MAIN STREET — A man reported a 1989 blue Chevrolet C1500 stolen.
     JEWEL DRIVE — A woman said her husband slapped her in the face.
     CAMPUS CLUB APARTMENTS — A man was arrested after being seen peering into and breaking into cars.
     THE AVENUE AT SOUTHERN — Two men knocked on a man’s door and asked questions about a subject the tenant did not know. When the tenant heard a gun being “racked,” he slammed the door and called police.
    In a separate incident a man reported the theft of a Play Station 3.
     VISTA VIEW APARTMENTS — A man and woman argued over potatoes.
     COLLEGE WALK APARTMENTS — A woman reported the theft of two bags of clothing, additional men’s shirts, and two posters.
     WILLOW BEND APARTMENTS — A man reported four rims stolen.
     LITTLE LOTTS CREEK APARTMENTS — A woman reported the theft of a safe with birth certificates, paperwork and $5,600.

    Arrests since Friday will be published Wednesday.

     OLD PORTAL ROAD —(Portal) Someone cut gas lines on two nurse tanks and stole about a gallon of gasoline. They also drove the complainant’s tractors around.
     LAWRENCE BAPTIST CHURCH — (Pembroke) Someone tried to steal air conditioner units by cutting away fencing and cutting wires after shutting off power. Copper tubing had been cut and taken. Alarms alerted law enforcement.
     WILLIAMS LANDING ROAD — (Clito) Someone stole a TV, microwave oven and rods and reels.
     TRIPLE T ROAD —(Register) A man reported the theft of wiring after finding a bag of assorted wires on his property he suspects came from several vehicles there.
     PLEASANT HILL ROAD — (Portal) A woman reported a man left several “bizarre” notes. Deputies responding reported the man was in custody for similar incidents.
     MORGAN CREEK COUNTRY STORE — (Ga. 67, Denmark) Three air conditioner units and two air conditioner coils were stolen from the building.
     WESTSIDE MOBILE HOME PARK — (Statesboro) A woman reported the theft of a white 200 Ford Expedition.

     DUI arrests — Tyler Alexander Duke, 19, Martinez — DUI under 21 (.075).  
     Jacob Tyler Clements, 22, Buckhead Court — DUI (.132.)
    Seat belt citations — one.
     Child restraint citations — four.
     Speeding citations — 10.
     Total citations — 42.
     Crashes investigated —10.
     Fatalities reported —none.
     Total vehicle stops — 68.
     Seat belt warnings — nine.
     Child restraint warnings —  two.
     Speeding warnings — 25.
     Total warnings — 66.
     Wanted persons apprehended — none.
     Stolen vehicles recovered — none.
     Road checks performed  — seven.
     Motorists assisted — one.
     Miles patrolled — 1,995.


    Officers issued one traffic citation Friday, five Saturday and one Sunday.
     Alexis Noel Latners, 19, Georgia Avenue — simple battery
     Corey D. Weaver, 20, Chandler Road — public indecency.
     Louis J. Manigo, 18, Chandler Road — possession of a weapon in a school safety zone.
     Bravura J. Banks II, 18, Knight Drive — possession of marijuana.

     FRIDAY — Officers issued one traffic warning and assisted three motorists.
     SATURDAY — Officers issued two traffic warnings, assisted ten motorists and responded to one alarm.
     SUNDAY — Officers issued three traffic warnings, assisted five motorists and responded to one alarm.
     EAGLE VILLAGE — A drug complaint was reported.
     SOUTHERN PINES — A drug complaint was reported.
     KENNEDY HALL — A pair of sunglasses was taken from a vehicle.

Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 Dispatchers issued the following calls Friday – Monday:
     Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department/Friday — 18 calls.
     Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department/Saturday — 25 calls.
     Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department/Sunday — 19 calls.

     Statesboro Police Department/Friday — 24   calls.
     Statesboro Police Department/Saturday — 28    calls.
     Statesboro Police Department/Sunday — 29 calls.

     Georgia Southern University Police/Friday — one call.
     Georgia Southern University Police/Saturday —one call.
     Georgia Southern University Police/Sunday — no calls.
     Georgia State Patrol/Friday — four calls.
     Georgia State Patrol/Saturday — eight calls.
     Georgia State Patrol/Sunday — six calls.

     Candler County Sheriff’s Department/Friday — eight calls.
     Candler County Sheriff’s Department/Saturday — eight calls.
     Candler County Sheriff’s Department/Sunday — six calls.

     Evans County Sheriff’s Department/Friday — two   calls.
     Evans County Sheriff’s Department/Saturday — four calls.
     Evans County Sheriff’s Department/Sunday — two calls.
     Claxton Police Department /Friday — five calls.
     Claxton Police Department/Saturday — one call.
     Claxton Police Department/Sunday — two calls.
     Brooklet Police Department/Friday — one call.
     Brooklet Police Department/Saturday — four calls.
     Brooklet Police Department/Sunday — two calls.

     Portal Police Department/Saturday — three calls.
     Portal Police Department/Sunday — one call.

Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Friday – Sunday:
     Statesboro Fire Department/Friday — three calls.
     Statesboro Fire Department/Saturday — one call.
     Statesboro Fire Department/Sunday — two calls.

     Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters/Friday – one call.
     Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters/Saturday — three calls.
     Metter Fire Department/Saturday — one call.
     Metter Fire Department/Sunday — call.

     Claxton Fire Department/Friday — one call.

     Hagan Fire Department/Friday — one call.

     Bellville Fire Department/Friday — one call.

     Daisy Fire Department/Friday — one call.

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Friday – Sunday:
     Bulloch County EMS/Friday —13 medical calls.
     Bulloch County EMS/Saturday — three accident calls and eight medical calls.
     Bulloch County EMS/Sunday — two accident calls and 18 medical calls.

     Candler County EMS/Friday — eight medical calls.
     Candler County EMS/Saturday — eight medical calls.
     Candler County EMS/Sunday — eight medical calls.

     Evans County EMS/Friday — one fire call and five medical calls.
     Evans County EMS/Saturday — two medical calls.
     Evans County EMS/Sunday — four medical calls.

     Central  911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Friday: Three to Bulloch County First Responders, one to the Evans County corner, two to Evans County First Responders, one to Bulloch County Correctional Institute and five miscellaneous calls.
    Central 911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Saturday: One call each to Bulloch Humane Enforcement, Bulloch County Correctional Institute, Candler County Coroner, Bulloch County First Responders, Candler County First Responders, Evans County First Responders and four miscellaneous calls.
     Central  911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Sunday: Four calls to Bulloch County First Responders, a call to Tattnall County 911 and a call to Effingham County 911.

Compiled by Holli Deal Bragg