Americus Times-Recorder, Americus, Georgia

Area Beat

May 23, 2012

Area Beat: May 24, 2012

AMERICUS — Americus Fire and Emergency Services

• Firefighters responded to 19 calls for medical assistance.

• Firefighters responded to a smoke alarm on Prince Street; there was no fire.

• Firefighters responded to Americus-Sumter County High School South Campus where they were on standby for a sporting event.

• Firefighters responded to Oglethorpe Avenue to a rubbish fire in the backyard. The occupants were advised of the City’s no-burn policy and the fire was extinguished.

• Firefighters responded to possible structure fire on Shady Lane. It was a pot left on the stove.

• Firefighters responded to Pine Street to a pot left on the stove.

• Firefighters responded to  a vehicle fire on U.S. HIghway 19 South.

• Firefighters responded to a vehicle fire at West Lamar and South Hampton streets.

• Firefighters responded to a wild land fire on Cherokee Street which they returned later and extinguished the second time.

• Firefighters responded to Spring Street to a report of smoke under a house. There was no fire.

• Firefighters responded to Jones Lane where they replaced two smoke detectors.

Americus Police Department

Arrests

• Israel I. Bamaca-Chun, 69, of 2208 Treetrail Parkway, Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked, and was released on bond.

• Janeal Gasmala, 20, of 950 Anthony Drive, A15, Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.

• Donnie C. Williams Jr., 22, of 1010-F Felder St., Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.

• Frank Dismuke, 51, of 127 Pine St., Smithville is charged with theft by taking.

• Charlie Robinson, 50, of 607 Lambert St., Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.

• Pamela Whitlock, 45, of 720 Harris St., 6, Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.

• Timothy Foster, 22, of 102-A Eastview Circle, Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended (second offense).

• Tranerious W. Green of 184 Jenkins Road, Americus is charged with non-compliance.

• Davontae T. Watts, 19, of 323 Allen St., Americus is charged with restraint of dogs and prohibition against nuisance.

• Brandon G. Ray, 20, of 343 Sam Bradley Road, Americus is charged with open container, failure to maintain lane, colliding with a fixed object, possession/manufacture of certain controlled substances, DUI and underage possession of alcohol.

• Indee L. Bruce, 29, of 320-B Russell St., Americus is charged witih disorderly conduct.

• James A. Dariso, 35, of 921 Ridge St., Americus is charged with battery and was jailed.

• Eric A. Harvey, 23, of 140 Lonnie Lane, 242, Americus was arrested on a bench warrant and is charged with open container and driving while unlicensed, and was jailed.

• Maurice A. Tyson, 29, of 187-B Loop Road, Plains is charged with operating a vehicle while wearing headphones, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, no proof of insurance, operating a motor vehicle while registration is suspended/canceled or revoked, and driving while license is suspended, and was jailed.

• Reginald K. Mathis, 46, of 133-A Cherokee St., Americus is charged with theft by taking and probation violation, and was jailed.

• Cedric V. Seay, 37, of 711 Felder St., Americus is charged with obstruction of law enforcement officer and criminal trespass, and was jailed.

• Willie Patillo, 26, of 112-F Lexington Circle, Americus is charged with operating a motor vehicle with registration suspended, canceled or revoked and driving whil unlicensed (third offense in two years).

• A juvenile was charged with unruliness on Brooklyn Terrace.

• Johnathan Wright, 30, of 163-A Lakeview Circle, Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked, failure to stop at stop sign and DUI.

• Latoya D. Johnson, 30, of 1415 Norris St., Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked (third offense) and child restraint violation.

• Larry J. Williams Jr., 20, of 330 Ashby St., Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked (second offense) and misdemeanor possession of marijuana.

• Dimitri A. Wilson, 20, of 319-B E. Forsyth St., Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.

• A juvenile was charged with possession of tobacco under age 18 and misdemeanor possession of marijuana on West Dodson Street.

• Lakista D. McCullaer, 19, of 834 Davenport St., Americus is charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana.

• Sade Thelma O. Hollis, 23, of 129 Ga. Highway 48 South, Americus is charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana.

• Johnny L. Jackson 28, of 101 Tom Hall Circle, Americus is charged with assault-battery.

• Hosea D. Brown, 28, of 113 Ga. Highway 27 East, 6B, Americus is charged with first-degree forgery, and was jailed.

• Marcus A. Laster, 17, of 413 S. Hampton St., Americus is charged with statutory rape and child molestation, and was jailed.

• Thomas L. Long, 19, of 240-A S. Dudley St., Americus is charged with theft by receiving stolen property, possession of fireamr during commission of a crime, obstruction of law enforcement officers and criminal interference with government property, and was jailed.

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