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Police report, 9/15/19
Dogs/cats euthanized at animal shelter — one adult cat (medical issues).
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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.


Arrests listed here occurred the previous week.


➤ Candler County Sheriff’s Office

▲ Kevin Uriel Ordonez-Hernandez, 18, Hilton Head Island, SC — speeding, driving while unlicensed.

▲ Gerard Anthony Quicksey, 27, Hinesville — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

▲ Maximino Reyes, 47, Metter — improper lane use, driving while unlicensed.

▲ Vasquez Urvelio Diaz, 25, no address — improper lane use, DUI/less safe, open container.

▲ John Thomas Phillips, 31, Metter — aggravated battery, third-degree cruelty to children, simple battery.

▲ Dennis Sikes Jr., Metter — suspended license.

▲ Andrea Register, 37, Collins — probation violation.

▲ Darnell Don Taylor, 30, Metter — simple battery.

▲ Noriberto Giovante Acevedo, 32, Metter — aggravated assault, arson.

▲ Craig Braziel, 31, Metter — parole violation.

▲ Robert Garcia, 25, Metter — probation violation.

▲ Matthew Saggese, 52, Hope Mills, S.C. — suspended license, open container.

▲ James Randy Sellers, 43, Reidsville — aggravated assault.

▲ George Phillip Wilson, 36, Metter — simple battery.

▲ Michael Henry Benson, 64, Dallas, Ga. — DUI.

▲ Cory Bacon, 25, Statesboro — suspended license.

▲ Jequazzle R. Green 22, Metter — bench warrant.

▲ Tyler Denise Eason, 27, Metter — simple battery.

▲ Trevor Riley Raburn, 22, Metter — theft by taking.

▲ Hayley Elaina Williams,  20, Cobbtown — probation violation, theft by taking motor vehicle.

➤ Evans County Sheriff’s Office

▲ Reports not received as requested last week.


▲ Incidents listed here occurred the previous week.

➤ Evans County Sheriff’s Office

▲ Reports not received as requested last week.

➤ Statesboro Fire Department

▲ During the week of Sept. 2-8, firefighters responded to 22 calls, including the following: three agency assists with Bulloch County Fire Department (structure fires on Pecan Grove Road, Malina Way and Leefield Station Road); a vehicle fire and trash/debris fire.

▲ Also, 10 fire alarms, a vehicle crash, a fuel leak, a civilian assist and two public relations events.

➤ Bulloch County Fire Department

▲ Reports not received as requested last week.


➤ Brooklet Police Department

▲ Reports not received as requested last week.


➤ Register Police Department

▲ Reports not received as requested last week.

➤ Portal Police Department

▲ Between Sept. 7-13, officers responded to nine calls for service, issued seven traffic citations and 12 warnings, and performed several daily business ansd school safety checks.

➤ Metter Police Department 

▲ EAST WILLOW LAKE DRIVE — Officers responded to a call about simple battery/family violence.

▲ HODGES STREET — Someone reported a domestic dispute.

▲ METTER PHARMACY — Someone reported a simple assault.

➤ Candler County Sheriff’s Office

▲ HIGHWAY 57 — Someone reported a simple battery incident.

▲ HIGHWAY 121 — Deputies responded to an aggravated battery incident involving child cruelty and simple battery as well.

In another case, someone reported a theft. A third case involved motor vehicle theft.

▲ HIGH BLUFF CIRCLE — Someone reported receiving harassing communications.

▲ FREEDOM LANE — Someone reported harassing communications.

▲ MORGAN ROAD — Someone reported a theft.


➤ Bulloch County Animal Shelter

▲ Animals received from rural areas —  six adult dogs, three puppies, two adult cats. 

▲ Animals received from City of Statesboro three adult dogs and one kitten.

▲ Adopted from shelter — two adult dogs, four puppies,  four adult cats, three kittens.

▲ Taken by rescue organizations — no animals.  

▲ Reclaimed by owners — one puppy.

▲ Died at shelter — no animals. 

▲ Dogs/cats euthanized — one adult cat (medical issues).  

▲ Fees collected — $256.  

— compiled by Holli Deal Saxon