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Area Beat: 11-7-15

Americus Fire &  Emergency Services

• Firefighters responded to six calls for medical assistance.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident at Prince and East Forsyth streets.
• Firefighters assisted an invalid on Lakeview Circle.

Americus Police Department

Arrests
• Brandon M. Burney, 24, of 104 Sylvan Drive, Americus is charged with burglary, and was jailed.
• Guadalupe Diaz-Alonzo, 27, of 1704 S. Lee St., Americus is charged with speeding and driving while unlicensed.
• Tommy L. Gresham Jr., 19, of 203 Smith St., Americus is charged with possession of a controlled substance, and was jailed.
• Angelica R. Johnson of Americus is charged with following too closely.
• Rosalynn Johnson of 2001 Rose Ave., Americus is charged with failure to obey traffic control devices.
• Anthony E. Mable, 39, of 88-B Dixon Drive, Americus is charged with fleeing/attempting to elude officers, reckless driving, failure to stop at stop sign and seat belt violation.
• Sierra Mann, 20, of 115-B Bozeman Circle, Americus is charged with speeding and DUI.
• Brendon S. Mitchell, 24, of 115-B Pecan Terrace, Americus was arrested on an outstanding warrant and is charged with no proof of insurance and driving while license is suspended or revoked, and was jailed.
• Timothy Payne, 18, of 205 E. Jefferson St., Americus is charged with burglary, obstruction of law enforcement officer, possession of tools for commission of a crime and second-degree criminal damage to property, and was jailed.