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Police report, 8/30
A woman told deputies someone pointed a gun at her children, but she didn’t want to press charges.
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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

▲ Jason Allen Bryant, 28, Marie Road, Millen — stalking, harassing communications.

▲ William Keith Griffin, 40, Griffin Lake Road, Guyton — unlawful removal or damage of a monitoring device.

▲ Hayleigh Meranda Croom, 22, Lanier Drive — battery.

▲ Lynn Eugene Thurmon, 71, Hunter’s Road, Sylvania — deposit account fraud.

➤ Department of Community Supervision

▲ Earl Craig Young, 39, Maria Sorrell Road — parole violation.

▲ Kathleen Ann Brannen, 37, Cedarwood Acres Mobile Home Park — parole violation.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Dylan Jackson Alexander, 19, Carter’s Mill Road, Barney — underage possession of alcohol, public intoxication.

▲ Rodney Cotten, 22, Damascus Road, Savannah — open container, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Brittany Lauren Dickey, 21, Gnann Way, Rincon — tag light violation, open container, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

▲ Chapell Ramone Burke, 24, Simpson Tower Road, Newington — two counts first-degree cruelty to children, one count possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.



➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ CEDARWOOD ACRES MOBILE HOME PARK — Deputies responded to a report of suspicious activity. A man and woman were at the residence, and the woman agreed to take her belongings and leave. She was later charged by the Department of Community Supervision for parole violation.

▲ PATRIOT INN — A person was arrested after being found walking around the property, yelling, knocking on doors and waking guests.

▲ OLD REGISTER ROAD — Someone reported theft of undisclosed items.

▲ HUNTER’S WAY — Deputies responded to a theft report. Media releases did not list items taken.

▲ MILL CREEK ROAD — A woman told deputies someone pointed a gun at her children, but she didn’t want to press charges. The Department of Family and Children Services as well as the Department of Juvenile Justice was informed of the incident.

▲ HIGHWAY 119 NORTH — A woman said several offenders came to her home and caused damage with bricks, a baseball bat and a golf club. Windows were broken, and the home as well as a vehicle were damaged.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ HIGHWAY 301 SOUTH — An officer stopping a driver while responding to a theft of services complaint arrested the man for DUI.

▲ SOUTH MAIN STREET — A 19-year-old male, intoxicated and in “indecent condition,” was found after someone reported a suspicious person. Officers arrested the man for underage possession of alcohol.

In a separate call at another location, someone reported suspicious activity. Police investigated and identified all parties involved, but there were no arrests made.

▲ VARIOUS LOCATIONS — Officers investigated seven accidents Tuesday.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued two traffic citations and four traffic warnings and assisted six motorists.

▲ K-LOT — Someone made a complaint of drug activity. No one was arrested.

▲ DINING COMMONS — Officers responded to a report of a suspicious person/activities.


➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Brooklet Police Department — one call.

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 18 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — five calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — two calls.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — six calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — three calls.

▲ Georgia Southern University Police — one call.

▲ Metter Police Department — three calls.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 36 calls.

➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — one call.

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — three calls.

▲ Metter Fire Department — one call.

➤ Emergency Medical Services

▲ Bulloch County EMS — two accident calls, three first-responder calls and 14 medical calls.

▲ Candler County EMS — four medical calls.

▲ Evans County EMS — three medical calls.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 

29 calls.

▲ Bulloch County Humane Enforcement — one call.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon