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Police report, 8/23
A resident reported that a white Toyota Camry left the roadway and struck his mailbox, flagpole and a campaign sign and then left the area.
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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

▲ Javar Maurice Byrd, 34, Kennedy Bridge Road, Claxton — probation violation for a misdemeanor charge.

▲ Tanysia Shae Matuzak, 26, Southwood Park Drive, Hilton Head, South Carolina — misdemeanor obstruction of officers, loitering or prowling.

▲ Jennifer Garcia Neal, 24, Ashford Dunwoody, Atlanta — harassing communications, wanted person (Treutlen County).

▲ Antonio Marques Roberts, 28, Blackbird Drive — aggravated battery.

▲ Cody Lee Simmons, 28, Sand Stone Place, Metter — criminal trespass, possession of a firearm or knife during commission or attempt to commit a felony.

➤ Bulloch County Probation Office

▲ Andrew Jackson, 57, Johnson Street — probation violation for a felony charge.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Lurenza Cleveland Boyd, 52, Frink Road — driving with suspended license, seat belt violation.

▲ Daniel Jeffrey Brewster, 23, Statesboro Place Circle — marijuana possession, manufacture or distribution; headlight requirements.

▲ Byron  Randell Ivey Cooper, 28, Highway 301 North, Claxton — driving with suspended license, no insurance.

▲ Melissa Beasley Dailey, 50, Windwood Road, Metter — felony shoplifting.

▲ Taylor Leigh Ivester, 25, Sunview Drive — DUI (test refusal), headlight requirements, expired registration.

▲ Devin Voshon Jones, 21, Highway 67 — marijuana possession (less than 1 ounce), tag lights required.

▲ Stephanie Michelle Jones, 49, Institute Street — giving false name, address or birthdate to law enforcement.

▲ Sandra Sue Mitchell, 67, Valley Road — simple battery.

▲ Brian Nicholas Oglesby, 33, Highway 23 South, Millen — felony shoplifting.

▲ Ijuwon Nyrell Smith, 24, Institute Street — driving without a valid license.

▲ David Michael Thompson, 31, Bonnett Road, Portal — driving with suspended license.

▲ Raymond Waters, 33 Waters Lane — wanted person (Chatham County).

▲ Kelly Williams, 58, Go Bar Landing Road — driving with suspended license, speeding.

▲ Zhitavius Akeem Williams, 18, marijuana possession (less than 1 ounce), possession and use of drug-related objects, no license on person, tag lights required.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ SOMEWHERE IN BULLOCH — A woman turned over a wallet she found in a shopping cart at the Kroger supermarket in Rincon to a local deputy after making efforts to contact the owner and then calling the Effingham County Sheriff’s Office, which advised her to call the Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office. The wallet contained cash and other items, and the BCSO successfully called its owner, who said she would pick it up.

▲ LANDING PARKWAY — A deputy who noticed a parked Ford F-250 with a missing license plate called the owner.  In the report the deputy noted a “high number of license plate thefts in the area.” The owner of the truck gave a description of a vehicle he had seen pull up next to the truck, turn around the leave the subdivision.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ DONNIE SIMMONS WAY — A resident reported that a white Toyota Camry left the roadway and struck his mailbox, flagpole and a campaign sign and then left the area.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued five traffic citations and one warning and assisted three motorists.

▲ RECREATION ACTIVITY CENTER PARKING — Damage to property and a motor vehicle accident were reported in separate calls.

▲ C LOT — An alcohol violation report resulted in campus judicial referral.

▲ SOUTHERN PINES — A drug complaint resulted in a judicial referral.

▲ EAGLE VILLAGE — An alcohol violation resulting in judicial referral and a suspicious person or activity were logged as separate calls early Wednesday.

▲ GEORGIA AVENUE — GSU police officers assisted Statesboro police.


➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Brooklet Police Department — one call.

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 18 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — four calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — two calls.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — four calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — four calls.

▲ Georgia Southern University Police — one call

▲ Metter Police Department — four calls.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 28 calls.

➤ Fire Departments

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — three calls.

▲ Metter Fire Department — one call.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 47 calls.

▲ Air Evac — one call.

▲ Bryan County 911 — one call.

▲ Bulloch County Humane Enforcement — one call.

▲ Emanuel County 911 — one call.

▲ Screven County 911 — one call.

▲ Chatham County 911 — one call.

➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — eight first-responder calls and 28 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — four medical calls.

▲ Evans County EMS — one accident call and five medical calls.

— compiled by Al Hackle