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Police report, 8/2/19
A woman suffered minor injury after a man struck her in the head, but she declined EMS services.
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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.


▲ Arrests reports for all agencies are obtained from the Bulloch County Jail. Thursday, the jail was experiencing software issues. Bulloch County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Bill Black said reports for Wednesday and Thursday will be available Friday for publication in Saturday’s paper.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ Due to software issues, reports were unavailable Thursday.


➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ EAST GEORGIA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER —A person who had previously been served with a criminal trespass warning returned to the hospital and was arrested.

▲ CHURCH STREET — A woman said a man slapped her, but the man denied doing so. Officers noted no mark on the woman’s face. She was given information on seeking warrants.

▲ MIKELL STREET — A woman suffered minor injury after a man struck her in the head, but she declined EMS services.

▲ BEST STREET — A woman told officers she was holding onto her child’s father’s car and he drove off, causing her to fall onto their newborn baby. The man and a witness said the woman ran into his slowly moving car and tried to open the rear door with her baby in her arms. The mother and child were taken to the hospital.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued two traffic citations, one traffic warning and assisted no motorists Wednesday. 



➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Brooklet Police Department — two calls.

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 11 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — five calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — two calls.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — seven calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — three calls.

▲ Georgia Southern University Police — one call.

▲ Metter Police Department — seven calls.

▲ Portal Police Department — one call.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 33 calls.


➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — one call.

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — three calls.

▲ Metter Fire Department — one call.

▲ Evans County Fire & Rescue — one call.


➤ Emergency Medical Service

▲ Bulloch County EMS — one accident call, two first-responder calls and 28 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — one accident call and three medical calls.

▲ Evans County 911 — six medical calls.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 47 calls.

▲ Air Evac — one call.

▲ Bryan County 911 — three calls.

▲ Tattnall County 911 — one call.

▲ Emergency medical dispatches — six calls.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon