Americus Times-Recorder, Americus, Georgia

Area Beat

December 8, 2012

Area Beat: December 9, 2012

AMERICUS — Americus Fire and Emergency Services

• Firefighters responded to a vehicle fire on Walter Way.

• Firefighters responded to a smoke alarm at a fraternity house on William B. King Drive that was triggered while occupants were testing it.

• Firefighters responded to five calls for medical assistance.

• Firefighters responded to someone burning leaves on Hosanna Circle. They were advised of the City’s no burn policy.

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

• Firefighters responded to a report of a missing person on Earl Street.

Americus Police Department

Arrests

• Sharon S. Deriso, 43, of 42-A Brinson Drive, Americus is charged with theft by shoplifting (third offense).

• Ralph Lewis Jr., 64, of 149-B Swisher Road, Americus is charged with assault-battery; making threats of violence to or against any other person; and reckless and dangerous use of dangerous weapons, and was released on bond.

• Antorius M. Williams, 18, of 128 Arch Helms Road, Americus was arrested on an outstanding warrant and was being held for Bibb County.

• A juvenile was charged with unruly and criminal trespass on Elliott Street.

• Reginald Caldwell, 23, of 726 N. Jackson St., Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.

• Shaina Dodson, 20, of 605 Lewis Lowe Court, Americus is charged with probation violation, and was released.

• Matthew T. Smith, 19, of Vienna is charged with second-degree criminal damage to property, and was released on bond.

• Cordarieus McCoy, 22, of 417 Lowe St., Americus is charged with obstruction of officer.

• Lakel Barthell, 19, of 622 Ashby St., Americus is charged with driving while unlicensed (second offense).

• Demetria N. Brown, 20, of 701 Davenport St., Americus is charged with obstruction of officer, and was released on bond.

• Roy K. Sims, 30, of 206-B Bessie Mays Circle, Americus is charged with obstruction of officer.

• Larry Simmons, 17, of 701 Davenport St., Americus is charged with obstruction of officer.

• Omar S. Barron, 17, of 110 Foster St., DeSoto is charged with obstruction of officer.

• Trevor S. Hall, 19, of 215 Habitat St., Americus is charged with obstruction of officer.avenport St., 2B, Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.

• Ralph M. Jackson Jr., 52, of 201-C Lakeview Circle, Americus is charged with possession of a controlled substance, and was jailed.

• Luther Bess, 52, of 1005 N. Jackson St., Americus is charged with theft by shoplifting and probation violation, and was jailed.

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