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Police report -8-5-17; A man reported someone stole his central air conditioner unit.
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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
    Gary Dale Joiner, 22, Highway 301, Register — obstruction, loitering/prowling.
    Robert Lawrence Quarterman, 25, Longwood Drive — three charges of third-degree cruelty to children, battery.
    Stephen Shawn Taylor, 38, Ulm Road, Hephzibah — probation violation.
    Andrew Perry Clay, 26, G.W. Oliver Spur — felony probation violation.
    Maria Carolina Lara, 44, Pless Clifton Road, Brooklet — felony theft by taking, financial transaction card fraud, abuse of an elderly or disabled person.
    Eddie Lee Smith, 60, Railroad Bed Road, Brooklet — cocaine possession, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, possession of drug-related objects, probation violation.
    James Jason Tanner, 36, Jet Drive — possession of drug-related objects, open container, failure to maintain lane, improper turn, DUI, hit-and-run, obstruction, reckless driving, no insurance, serious injury by vehicle.

Statesboro Police Department
    Richard William Bowen, 50, Oakfield Drive — public intoxication, disorderly conduct, obstruction.
    Victoria Danielle Davis, 30, Lanier Drive — felony theft by taking, criminal trespass.
    Charveil Stephon McNeal, 19, Raleigh Court — felony theft by receiving stolen property.
    Sharon Franks Smith, 51, Pioneer Trail, Portal — intentional inhalation of model glue (air duster); illegal possession, sale or transfer of model glue where prohibited; criminal trespass, theft by shoplifting.
    Michael Antonio Fryson, 30, MLK Jr. Avenue, Millen — possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office
    CHERRYWOOD DRIVE — A man reported someone stole his central air conditioner unit.
    NEWCASTLE ROAD — A woman told deputies she believed her home had been entered while she went to get cigarettes.
    COUNTRY LAKE ESTATES — A man seen watching children in the mobile home park fled when deputies tried to approach him. They caught him and when asked if he had weapons, he reached for a knife. He was arrested.
    FRINK ROAD — A woman said she argued with her son and daughter argued, and her granddaughter became upset and struck her with her hand as well as by throwing a bowl.

Statesboro Police Department
    GORDON STREET — Officers met with a victim of an alleged simple battery incident and advised the person of warrant procedures.
    MORRIS HEIGHTS APARTMENTS — Police responded to a dispute that turned out to be a civil matter.
    HERTY DRIVE — Officers responding to a civil complaint gave parties involved advice on seeking magistrate assistance.
    GEORGIA AVENUE — A woman told police a man choked her and pulled her hair.
    GENTILLY DRIVE/SAVANNAH AVENUE — Two subjects were arguing in a vehicle and one said the other cursed and threatened to cut the victim.
    NORTH COLLEGE STREET — A man reported theft of services. A digital payment of $450 was unsuccessful, reports stated.
    BELK — A man was caught shoplifting a $32 wallet.
    WAL-MART — A person was arrested after being caught inhaling air duster. They were charged with intentional inhalation of model glue, criminal trespassing and shoplifting.

Georgia Southern University Police
    Officers issued no traffic citations and three traffic warnings and assisted no motorists.
Law Enforcement Agencies
    Brooklet Police Department — no calls.
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 22 calls.
    Candler County Sheriff’s Office — five calls.
    Claxton Police Department — two calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Office — five calls.
    Georgia State Patrol — five calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police — no calls.
    Metter Police Department — two calls.
    Portal Police Department — one call.
    Statesboro Police Department — 19 calls.

Fire Departments
    Bulloch County Fire Department — no calls.
    Statesboro Fire Department — four calls.
    Metter Fire Department — one call.

Emergency Medical Services
    Bulloch County EMS — one rescue call and 19 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — eight medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — one rescue call, one medical call.

Other Agencies
    911 hang-ups — 39 calls.
    Air Evac — one call.
    Emanuel County 911 — one call.
    Chatham County Metro Police — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon