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Police report, 8/30/19
A man fled from deputies who were performing a welfare check. He was found later at a hospital, where he was being evaluated.
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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

▲ Prince Jonathan Cox, 40, Lakeview Road — failure to register and comply with requirements of a convicted sex offender.

▲ Arthur Lee Huff, 50, Lanier Drive — pedestrian under the influence.

▲ Dalton Allen Lynn, 27, Burkhalter Road, Brooklet — wanted person (Rincon police).

▲ Whitney Grant Perkins, 32, Big Star Lane, Midway — felony bench warrant.

▲ James Anthony Smith, 30, Daniel Siding Loop. Richmond Hill — four counts felony identity theft/fraud.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ Breanna Shardae Murray, 17, Mikell Street — entering auto.

▲ Zamari Jamario Boston, 17, New Mexico Street, Savannah — wanted person (aggravated assault).

▲ Michael Alexander Phillips, 19, Mud Road, Brooklet — entering auto, obstruction.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Meagan Noelle McCleery, 18, Saddlehorn Drive, Evans — felony theft by taking.


➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office

▲ BURKHALTER ROAD — Deputies responded to a custody dispute where there was no court order issued.

▲ BALL PARK ROAD — A man fled from deputies who were performing a welfare check. He was found later at a hospital, where he was being evaluated.

▲ METTS ROAD — A man said he received a call from a man claiming to be from the FBI. The caller said the victim’s identification had been found inside a car used in a crime, and asked the victim to verify the information. The victim declined and said he was calling 911, but the caller said “Don’t do that” and hung up. The victim reported the call, which was a scam attempt.

▲ ALLEN CIRCLE — A man noticed his car’s cargo light was on and upon checking, found his phone missing. The phone was a gift from his wife and he thought she had taken it back. That started an argument. The wife denied taking the phone.

▲ CYPRESS LAKE ROAD — A man found walking while intoxicated, who had reportedly been involved in a domestic dispute on Ernest Moore Road, was arrested.

➤ Statesboro Police Department

▲ LANIER DRIVE — Two unruly juveniles were referred to the Department of Juvenile Justice.

▲ THE HAMPTONS — Two people were arrested for entering auto after a victim pointed them out to police.

➤ Georgia Southern University Police

▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and no traffic warnings and assisted one motorist Wednesday. 

▲ RECREATION ACTIVITY CENTER — Someone reported a theft.

▲ SOUTHERN COURTYARD — Someone reported a suspicious person.


➤ Law Enforcement Agencies

▲ Brooklet Police Department — two calls.

▲ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office — 22 calls.

▲ Candler County Sheriff’s Office — three calls.

▲ Claxton Police Department — four calls.

▲ Evans County Sheriff’s Department — five calls.

▲ Georgia State Patrol — three  calls.

▲ Georgia Southern University Police — two calls.

▲ Metter Police Department — three calls.

▲ Statesboro Police Department — 24 calls.


➤ Fire Departments

▲ Bulloch County Fire Department — four calls.

▲ Statesboro Fire Department — six calls.

▲ Metter Fire Department — one call.

▲ Claxton Fire Department — one call.

➤ Emergency Medical Services

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

▲ Candler County EMS — no calls

▲ Evans County 911 — five medical calls.

➤ Other Agencies

▲ 911 hang-ups — 48 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.

▲ Tattnall County 911 — one call.

▲ Emergency medical dispatches — eight calls.

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon