Americus Times-Recorder, Americus, Georgia

Area Beat

May 17, 2014

Area Beat.May 17, 2014

AMERICUS — Americus Fire and Emergency Services

• Firefighters went to Felder Street on smoke detector detail.

• Firefighters responded to 20 calls for medical assistance.

• Firefighters responded to an electrical problem on Strife Street.

• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident on East Forsyth Street.

• Firefighters responded to a smoking stove on Reddick Drive.

• Firefighters responded to a fire alarm on South Lee Street which turned out to be detector malfunction.

• Firefighters responded to a report of power lines down on Industrial Boulevard where they found a power pole broken at the base. The pole was smoking and tree touched by the lines was burning.

• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident at West Forsyth and North Hampton streets.

• Firefighters responded to an alarm at Americus-Sumter County High School North Campus, 200 Industrial Blvd. It was ascertained the alarm was pulled by a student.

Americus Parole Office

Arrest

• Jairius J. Lowe, 24, of 306 Hosanna Circle, Americus is charged with parole violation, and was jailed.

Americus Police Department

Arrests

• Milton Sampson, 38, of 162-B Lakeview Drive, Americus is charged with aggravated assault and kidnapping (adult), and was jailed.

• Levi Tuggle, 26, of 112 Horseshoe Circle, Americus is charged with maintaining a disorderly house.

• Stevephen C. Mullis, 24, of Vienna is charged with DUI.

• Paul H. Palmer, 19, of Macon is charged with open container, failure to dim lights and DUI, and was  jailed.

• Sekethia R, Mack, 29, of 227 S. Hampton St., Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.

• Daniel E. James, 19, of Columbus is charged with underage consumption/possession of alcohol.

• Justin O. Harris, 19, of Warner Robins is charged with underage consumption/possession of alcohol.

• Tanquire Hosley, of 106 Magnolia Village Apartments, Apt. 1, Americus is charged with failure to maintain lane.

• A juvenile was charged with theft by shoplifting at Belk, 1456 E. Forsyth St.

• Reggie C. Jones Jr., 17, of 105 Bivins St., Americus is charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana.

• Dantrell D. Jordan, 19, of 103 L.A. Fuse St., Americus is charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana.

• Three juveniles were charged with curfew violation and unruliness on Cherokee Street.

• Demetrie D. Leverett, 29, of 120 Brannan Ave., Americus is charged with aggravated assault on a peace officer, obstruction of law enforcement officer and misdemeanor possession of marijuana,

• Joshua L. Weber, 21, of 931 Ga. Highway 30 West, Americus was arrested on an outstanding warrant, and was jailed.

• Keith O. Bowens, 47, of 175 Ga, Highway 49 South, L-1, Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.

• Leah H. Yates, 19, of 121 Tallent Store Road, Plains is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.

• Jabrea D. Vason, 20, of 292 Bob Vinson Road, Montezuma is charged with noise violation and driving while license is suspended or revoked.

• Nicholas R. Westbury, 31, of 244 McMath Mill Road, Americus is charged with felony theft by shoplifting, and was jailed.

• Felicia L. Goodin, 39, of 105 Holly Drive, Americus was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear in court, and was jailed.

• Melvin E. Sims, 41, of 209 Bayhill Drive, Americus is charged with open container, failure to yield at a stop sign after stopping, DUI and driving while license is suspended or revoked, and was released on bond.

• Charlie B. Simpson, 65, of 1305 Second Montgomery St., Americus is charged with theft by receiving stolen property and reckless conduct.

• Shareria V. Williams, 20, of 102-A Waitsman Drive, Americus is charged with theft by shoplifting.

• Travis S. Montford, 31, of Fort Valley is charged with open container, driving while unlicensed and driving wrong way on a one-way street.

• Kristin T. Knowlton, 30, of 103-A Hanson Drive, Americus is charged with simple battery and criminal trespass, and was jailed.

• Vincent Riley, 51, of 950 Anthony Drive, Apt. 12-A, Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.

• William R. Koopal, 24, of 1804 Rose Ave., Americus is charged with theft by taking, possession of a controlled substance and reckless conduct, and was jailed.

• Dontavious J. Harper, 22, of 617 Winn St.,  Americus is charged with failure to obey stop sign, driving while unlicensed and probation violation, and was jailed.

• Marco A. Harper, 29, of 722 N. Lee St., Americus is charged with loitering and prowling, and was jailed.

• Antonio J. Snipes, 37, of 104-A Norman Cole St., Americus is charged with simple battery (Family Violence Act), and was jailed.

• Montaveous K. Smith, 34, of 609 Walter Way, Americus is charged with theft by shoplifting, and was jailed.

• A juvenile was charged with unruliness on Brookdale Drive.

• William J. Smith Jr., 23, of 164-B Cooper Road, Leslie is charged with theft by shoplifting.

• Audereca D. Nash, 20, of 1848 S. Lee St., Twin Oaks Apt. N, Americus is charged with simple battery (Family Violence Act), and was jailed.

• John E. Purvis, 41, of 215 Sun Valley Drive, Americus is charged with theft by deception, theft by taking and four-degree forgery, and was jailed.

• Gregory L. Daniel, 39, of 115 Melody Lane, Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.

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