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Police report, 8/13/19
A man delivering a stove was met with anger and obscenities when the buyer was not happy with where he was authorized to leave the stove. He tried explaining the policy, but the other man struck him.
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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

▲ Dara Michelle Holley, 54, Small Pond Lane — failure to maintain lane, open container, hit-and-run, DUI, seatbelt violation.

▲ James Deon Scott, 33, Success Court — first-degree forgery, obstruction, parole violation.

▲ Daniel Lee Gunn, 17, Highway 80 West — child molestation, sexual battery against a child under 16 (felony).

▲ Maria Hernandez, 45, Newton Mobile Home Park — public intoxication, disorderly conduct.

▲ Heriberto Jose Padron, 26, Grimes Street, Henderson, S.C. — possession/use of drug-related objects, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ James Edward Powell, 40, Deer Run Road — public intoxication, open container.

▲ Johnny Ivory Scarver, 29, Sugarcane Drive, Savannah — felony probation violation.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Calvin Tyrone Smith, 47, Hill Street — giving false information.

▲ Phillip Silas Holmes, 43, Pike Road — criminal trespass, simple assault, simple battery.

▲ Jaden Michael Smith, 19, Lanier Drive — two counts of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, reckless conduct, aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during commission of a crime.

▲ Eric James Lovett, 25, Church Street — possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Steven Robert McDowell, 38, Main Street, Rocky Ford — suspended license, stop sign violation, possession/use of drug-related objects.

▲ Randy Lamont Adams, 38, R.L. Road, Clito — obstruction, terroristic threats and acts, loitering/prowling, public indecency.

▲ Victoria Danielle Davis, 32, South Main Street — three counts of possession of a schedule II controlled substance.

▲ Brandon Michael Chinso Ejike, 23, Statesboro Place Circle — suspended license, headlights violation.

▲ Shatara Latese Grant, 31, Gentilly Drive — criminal trespass/family violence.

▲ Jacob Bryce Helmly, 20, Simmons Street, Metter — suspended license, suspended registration.

▲ Kelly Lee Oglesby, 26, Kirkland Drive, Glennville — simple battery/family violence.

▲ Kenny Joe Smith, 55, Church Street — driving without a valid license, DUI/less safe, open container, failure to maintain lane.

▲ Jeanna Lea Williams, 25, Stuckey Road — suspended license, headlights violation, giving false information.

▲ Adrian Ramon Durden, 50, Johnson Street — obstruction of law enforcement, obstructing or hindering emergency 911 calls.

▲ James Malcolm Frederick, 50, Chandler Road — tag light violation, suspended license.

▲ Antonio Maurice Tanksley, 38, Soloman Circle —possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

➤ Georgia State Patrol Post 45

▲ Gloria Jean Elliott, 32, Highway 301 South — failure to maintain lane, DUI/less safe, child seatbelt violation, four counts of DUI/child endangerment.

▲ Andrew Jeffrey Johnson, 21, Oakleaf Drive — failure to maintain lane, DUI/less safe.

▲ Thomas Matthew Perry, 20, Booster Boulevard — failure to maintain lane, driving on the wrong side of the road, open container, DUI/less safe.

▲ Franklin Brian Smith, 42, Chipper Lane, Portal — DUI/less safe.


➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ MIMOSA COURT — A person told police an “ex-friend” posted a photo of the victim to social media to harass the victim.

▲ HILL POND LANE — A woman said her child’s father appeared unexpectedly at her child’s doctor’s appointment and spoke threateningly to her. The alleged offender said the woman’s current husband “displayed a firearm” to him. Neither was charged.

▲ PLANTATION VILLAS — A woman said an argument with a man became physical. Police issued warrants for his arrest.

▲ DUNLAP STREET — Someone reported the theft of $350.

▲ COPPER BEECH TOWNHOUSES — Several people were served with criminal trespass warnings after someone reported shots fired.

▲ UNIVERSITY POINTE APARTMENTS — Police issued warrants for a man after a woman, showing visible injuries, reported a physical altercation.

▲ SOUTH COLLEGE/MIKELL STREETS — A woman told police a man struck her in the face with his fist. Warrants for his arrest were issued.

➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office 

▲ NOTTINGHAM TRAIL — A woman said she received two texts from a “David Ortez with Publisher’s Clearinghouse” claiming she won several thousand dollars and wanting a copy of her driver’s license. She realized it was a scam, and verified with Publisher’s Clearinghouse that they do not call or text winners.

▲ DOGWOOD TRAIL — A man delivering a stove was met with anger and obscenities when the buyer was not happy with where he was authorized to leave the stove. He tried explaining the policy, but the other man struck him. The deliveryman did not press charges. The offender said he was angry because of health issues and he wanted the stove in a certain spot that the other man could not help him with.

▲ SOUTHEAST BULLOCH MIDDLE SCHOOL — A man said a juvenile boy punched his juvenile daughter in the stomach at a dance because she spoke to another boy.

▲ HIGHWAY 301 SOUTH — Deputies intercepted a man they had been notified about who planned to meet another man to fight. The offender was being driven by his wife, but was drinking. He showed provocative texts to deputies about the fight, but when deputies caught him drinking a beer while they questioned his wife, they arrested him on public intoxication charges.

▲ ASHBROOK DRIVE — Someone reported a burglary.

▲ COURTNEY WAY — A man told deputies someone broke into his home and burglarized it.

▲ DEER RUN ROAD — A man and woman reported receiving calls from a man claiming to be an “undercover detective” and who made nonsensical comments.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police 

▲ Friday through Sunday, officers issued two traffic citations and three traffic warnings and assisted four motorists.



➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Brooklet Police Department — one call Friday and one call Sunday.

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 19 calls Friday, 21 calls Saturday and 29 calls Sunday.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — seven calls Friday, five calls Saturday and seven calls Sunday.

▲ Claxton Police Department — one call Friday, two call Saturday and two calls Sunday.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Office — 11 calls Friday, four calls Saturday and five call Sunday.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — eight calls Friday, five calls Saturday and four calls Sunday.

▲ Metter Police Department — four calls Friday, nine calls Saturday and one call Sunday.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 25 calls Friday, 28 calls Saturday and 26 calls Sunday.

➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — four calls Saturday and four calls Sunday.

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — one call Friday, three calls Saturday and two calls Sunday.

▲ Metter Fire Department — three calls Saturday and one  call Sunday.

▲ Claxton Fire Department — two calls Sunday.

▲ Evans County Fire & Rescue — one call Friday and two calls Sunday.

➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — two first-responder calls and 19 medical calls Friday; one fire call, one accident call, two first-responder calls and 20 medical calls Saturday; and three accident calls, three first-responder calls and 10 medical calls Sunday.

▲ Candler County EMS — one accident call and two medical calls Friday, accident call and three medical calls Saturday, and three medical calls Sunday.

▲ Evans County EMS — 11 medical calls Friday, five medical calls Saturday and six medical calls Sunday.

➤ Calls to Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 42 calls Friday, 60 calls Saturday and 40 calls Sunday.

▲ Air Evac — one call Friday and one call Sunday.

▲ Bryan County 911 — two calls Friday and two calls Saturday.

▲ Bulloch County Humane Enforcement — one call Sunday.

▲ Bulloch County Correctional Institute — one call Sunday.

▲ Effingham County 911 — two calls Saturday and one call Sunday.

▲ Emanuel County 911 — one call Friday, three calls Saturday and three calls Sunday.

▲ Tattnall County 911 — one call Friday and one call Saturday.

▲ Jenkins County 911 — one call Saturday.

▲ Emergency medical dispatches — five calls Friday, seven calls Saturday and 10 calls Sunday.

▲ Ft. Stewart — one call Saturday.

▲ Chatham County 911 — one call Saturday.

▲ Newington Police Department — one call Sunday.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon