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Police Report - 9-28-13; A man reported the theft of a business sign.
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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. Arrest photos are available for viewing at

    Samuel James Hathaway, 23, South Main Street — false report of a crime.
    Jordan L. Mobley, 22, Ossabaw Road, Savannah — open container, giving false information.
    Rufus Eugene Lewis, 66, Joyce Street — suspended license.
    Miguel Lorenzo Mendoza, 35, U.S. Highway 80 West — driving without a license, headlight violation.

    L&D PRODUCE — Fifteen 20-ounce bottles of Coca-Cola, six bottles of Powerade, and a box of packages of Lance malt crackers were reported to have been stolen from inside the business.
    WALMART — Detectives are investigating an incident in which someone might have obtained or attempted to obtain prescription medication using fraudulent means, according to reports.
    GRAY’S COLLEGE BOOKSTORE — Police learned a report of identity fraud was false and arrested a man.
    WILLOW BEND APARTMENTS — A woman said someone with whom she had previously an altercation was following her.
    RJ POPE TRADITONAL MENSWEAR — A man reported the theft of a business sign from beside Veterans Memorial Parkway.

Arrests and incident reports for Thursday will be published Sunday.

    Seat belt citations — one.
    Child restraint citations — none.
    Speeding citations — one.
    Total citations — four.

    Crashes investigated — four.  
    Fatalities reported — none. 
    Injuries reported — one.
    Total vehicle stops — six.
    Seat belt warnings — none. 
    Child restraint warnings — none.
    Speeding warnings — four. 
    Total warnings issued — five.
    Wanted persons apprehended — none.
    Stolen vehicles recovered — none. 
    Road checks performed — none.
    Motorists assisted — none.
    Miles patrolled — 693.

    Officers issued four traffic citations Thursday.
    Crystal Noel Hodge, 19, South Main Street — underage possession of alcohol.

    Officers issued 10 traffic warnings and assisted 10 motorists Thursday.
    PAULSON STADIUM — Officers investigated a suspicious vehicle and person in the parking area. The man was identified and released. 
    COLLEGE OF EDUCATION — An employee accidentally activated a burglar alarm.
    LOT 33 — Officers responded to a report of an intoxicated person, who was located, arrested and charged with underage possession of alcohol.
    LANIER DRIVE — Officers observed a suspicious person in the area of the Fast & Easy  and attempted to make contact with the man. However, they failed to locate him.
Law Enforcement Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls  Thursday:
    Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department — 15 calls.
    Statesboro Police Department — 18 calls.
    Georgia Southern University Police — one call.
    Georgia State Patrol — six calls.
    Evans County Sheriff’s Department —  two calls.
    Claxton Police Department — one call.
    Metter Police Department — one call.
Fire Department Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    Statesboro Fire Department — three calls. 
    Bulloch County Volunteer Firefighters — one call.

Emergency Medical Service Reports
    Central 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday:
    Bulloch County EMS — three accident calls and 20 medical calls.
    Candler County EMS — five medical calls.
    Evans County EMS — seven medical calls.
    Central 911 dispatchers also routed the following calls Thursday: 36 hang-up calls for 911, a call to Bulloch County Humane Enforcement, a call to Air Evac, a call to the Bulloch County Correctional Institute, a call to Bulloch County First Responders, a call to Emanuel County 911 and a call to Tattnall County 911.

— compiled by Holli Deal Bragg