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Police report, 8/16/19
A person reported the theft of a Great Dane puppy that was let outside to use the bathroom. The complainant suspected a delivery driver who had just left a package before they discovered the puppy gone.
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Note:  Arrest information, including spelling of names and addresses, is taken from Bulloch County Jail reports. Incident information comes from reports by agencies indicated. These are public records available for review at the respective 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

▲ Becki Gwinette Hodges, 66, North Cromley Road, Brooklet — theft by taking.

▲ Richard Lewis Kicklighter, 50, Broomstraw Trace, Ellabell — theft of services, damaging public utility property.

▲ Taishna Grata Vann, 21, Statesboro Place Circle — suspended license, possession/use of drug-related objects.

▲ Charles Dale Williams, 25, Hunter’s Way — criminal trespass.

▲ Sheldon Rodrique Williams, 38, Green Street, Claxton — giving false information; possession  of a firearm, by a convicted felon; possession of a knife or firearm during commission of a crime; suspended  license; possession of schedule I controlled substances;  cocaine possession open container; carrying weapons in a school safety zone.

▲ Stephen Vaughn Ingram, 53, Deer Road — endangering security interest.

▲ April Lynn Tomminelli, 32, Elm Street, Ellabell — felony probation violation.

▲ Breyon Williams, 26, Williams Road, Millen — possession of a firearm by a convicted felon or first offender.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ James Grant, 53, Lanier Drive — wanted person (Burke and Richmond counties).

▲ Roderick Lamont Lowery, 43, Sandhill Lane, Sylvania — loitering/prowling, obstruction.

▲ Nolan Cody Bostic, 18, Lanier Drive — disorderly conduct.

▲ Kacy Alton Olmos, 24, Chandler Road — DUI/less safe, failure to maintain lane.

▲ Riley Jacob Scott, 33, Lanier Road — simple battery/ family violence, theft by taking. 

➤ Georgia State Patrol Post 45

▲ Brandon Ray Popham, 23, Youmans Chapel Road, Blackshear — DUI/less safe, speeding, failure to maintain lane.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office 

▲ BILLY MIKELL ROAD — A woman said she and her husband separated due to infidelity on her part, and when he visits the children, he becomes irate and starts arguments. She said he tried to choke her, and has people stalking her.

▲ MILLER STREET — Two men argued over a transmission jack that one man’s family borrowed, and the other man wanted the jack back because it was his father’s. The one with the jack said the other man’s father owed him some money, and he was keeping the jack for the $150 owed. Deputies referred the civil matter to magistrate court.

▲ O.C. BANKS ROAD — A person reported the theft of a Great Dane puppy that was let outside to use the bathroom. The complainant suspected a delivery driver who had just left a package before they discovered the puppy gone.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ PACKINGHOUSE ROAD — A man suffered a cut to his pinky finger and a shallow puncture wound to his shoulder during a struggle with another person with a knife, but he refused to press charges when police investigated the incident.

▲ SOUTH MULBERRY STREET — Officers responded to a domestic dispute that was verbal. The parties agreed to separate for a time.

▲ NORTHLAKE DRIVE — A juvenile was arrested on simple battery charges following a family disturbance.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued one traffic citation and no traffic warnings and assisted three motorists Wednesday. 



➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Brooklet Police Department — three calls.

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 27 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — seven calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — two calls.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — three calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — six calls.

▲ Metter Police Department — one call.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 32 calls.


➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — two calls.

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — two calls.

▲ Metter Fire Department — two calls.


➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — one accident call, two first-responder calls and 26 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — five medical calls.

▲ Evans County 911 — five medical calls.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 48 calls.

▲ Effingham County 911 — two calls.

▲ Emanuel County 911 —  three calls.

▲ Screven County 911 — two calls.

▲ Tattnall County 911 — two calls.

▲ Chatham County 911 — one call.

▲ Emergency medical dispatches — 10.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon