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Area beat: Nov. 11, 2015

Americus Fire & Emergency Services

• Firefighters responded to 16 calls for medical assistance.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm on Taylor Street which was accidentally activated by the occupant.
• Firefighters responded to a report of a gas leak on North Jackson Street. They found a water leak.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident at East Forsyth and North Lee streets.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm on North Dudley Street which was set off accidentally by an employee.
• Firefighters responded to the report of a water leak on Ridge Street.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident at Crawford Street and Lorraine Avenue.
• Firefighters responded to a report of a tree limb on a power line at Hawkins and Lafayette streets. There was no smoke or fire but they found a small limb touching a power line. Georgia Power was notified.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident on East Lamar Street.
• Firefighters responded to West Peppermint Way to a report of a gas odor. The gas department responded also.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic versus pedestrian accident on Ga. Highway 27 East.

Americus Police Department

Arrests
• Tonisha S. Barron, 28, of 406-B Academy St., Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.
• Isaiah Bell, 27, of 520 Barlow St., Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.
• Tadriana L. Brown, 19, of 124 Santa Rosa Drive, Americus is charged with misdemeanor theft by taking, and was jailed.
• Louis K. Chambliss, 54, homeless, is charged with robbery (purse snatching), and was jailed.
• Erica L. Day of Irwinton is charged with following too closely.
• Nileak L. Fuller, 25, of 302 Hosanna Circle, Americus is charged with criminal trespass, and was released on bond.
• Tamica L. Lyles, 42, of 228-C S. Dudley St., Americus is charged with obstruction of law enforcement officer and theft by deception, and was jailed.
• Laquida C. Mable, 25, of 79-B Barbara Battle Way, Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.
• Alexander M. Moore, 23, of 304 Hosanna Circle, Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked, failure to maintain lane and DUI, and was jailed.
• Xavier D. Muff, 21, of 53-B Brinson St., Americus is charged with probation violation and misdemeanor theft by receiving stolen property, and was jailed.
• Joseph Myers, 60, homeless is charged with theft by receiving stolen property, and was jailed.
• Antonio B. Reddick, 37, of 1322 Douglas Circle, Americus is charged with obstruction of law enforcement officer and misdemeanor theft by shoplifting, and was jailed.
• Jarria L. Roberts, 25, of 207-B Horton Drive, Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked.
• Wykeithia Robinson, 18, of 722 Beale St., Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.
• Diya S. Ross, 22, of 392 Hosanna Circle, Americus is charged with criminal trespass, and was released on bond.
• Kanicesis A. Shelton, 17, of 102 Mill Creek Road, Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.
• Tawanna Smith of 113 Linnie St., Americus is charged with violating the Move Over law.
• Marshall C. Welch of Americus is charged with failure to stop at stop sign.
• Jamaracus J. Williams, 24, of Atlanta was arrested on a bench warrant, and was jailed.
• Chatley L. Yancie, 27, of 203-K Murphy Mill Road, Americus is charged with disorderly conduct.

Americus Probation Office

Arrest
• Travis A. Walters, 43, of 320 Allen St., Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.

Georgia State Patrol Post 10, Americus

Arrests
• Maura K. Bloodworth, 27, of Pineview is charged with DUI, and was released on bond.
• Eugene Burton, 42, of 866 Old Dawson Road, Americus is charged with open container, driving on wrong side of undivided street and obstruction of law enforcement officer, and was jailed.
• Isaiah S. Captain, 18, of 40-S Stevens St., Ellaville is charged with DUI, and was released on bond.
• Michael E. Coates, 41, of 312 Varsity Drive, Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked, and was jailed.
• Mary F. Garrett, 30, of 195 Myrtle Springs Road, Americus is charged with DUI and hit and run, and was released on bond.
• Martellian B. Harpe, 23, of 205 Flint Drive, Montezuma is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• Grant B. Holloway, 28, of 140 Buttercup Lane, Americus is charged with DUI and failure to maintain lane, and was released on bond.
• Christopher L. Johnson, 55, of 3080 Bobolink Drive, Americus is charged with DUI and failure to maintain lane, and was released on bond.
• Randolph Mann, 46, of 668 McMath Mill Road, Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked, and was released on bond.
• Josue Z. Perez, 18, of 298 Bride Road, Lot 1, Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked, failure to maintain lane and DUI, and was released on bond.
• Dennis L. Robinson, 50, of 104 Tom Hall Circle, Americus is charged with terroristic threats and acts, and disorderly conduct, and was jailed.
• Tahj M. Ruff, 18, of 69 Masonic Drive, Americus is charged with criminal trespass, and was jailed.
• Keshawn D. Sampson, 19, of 310-B Forsyth St., Americus is charged with criminal trespass, four counts of burglary, two counts of second-degree criminal damage to property (business) and criminal attempt to commit a felony, and was jailed.
• Lakeisha L. Thornton, 37, of 402 S. Hampton St., Americus is charged with DUI, and was released on bond.
• Brandon D. Williams, 18, of 199 McMath Mill Road, Americus is charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana, and was released on bond.

Plains Police Department

Arrests
• Tracey M. Driver, 25, of 3317 Bob Hale Road, Plains was arrested on a bench warrant, and was released on bond.
• Beverly J, McFadden, 36, of Freeport, Fla., is charged with abandonment of certain dangerous drug/poisons/or controlled substances, possession and use of drug-related objects and possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance, and was jailed.
• Justin R. Tankersly, 29, of Ponce de Leon, Fla., is charged with abandonment of certain dangerous drug/poisons/or controlled substances, possession and use of drug-related objects and possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance, aggravated assault, failure to maintain lane and speeding, and was jailed.
• Amento S. Yancie, 24, of Richland is charged with driving without insurance and suspended registration, and was released on bond.

Sumter County Fire & Rescue

• Firefighters responded to 17 calls for medical assistance.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident on Ga. Highway 30 West.
• Firefighters responded to what turned out to be a controlled burn on U.S. Highway 280 East.
• Firefighters responded to blown transformer on Ga. Highway 39 South.
• Firefighters responded to Howell Street in Leslie where they assisted the Leslie Fire Department in extinguishing a house fire.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident on Felder Street.
• Firefighters responded to a grass fire on Holman Road, Leslie.
• Firefighters responded to a an ultra-light aircraft crash on Neil Hodges Road.
• Firefighters assisted with the fall festival at the DeSoto Community Center.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident on South Georgia Tech Parkway.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident on Middle River Road.
• Firefighters responded to the report of a structure fire on McMath Mill Road where they found a fire in the oven.
• Firefighters responded to U.S. Highway 280 East to assist with a tree that had fallen on a house.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm on Hospital Street in Plains.
• Firefighters responded to the report of a structure fire on Carter Street. They found a shorted out ceiling fan.

Sumter County  Sheriff’s Office

Arrests
• Cynthia E. Attaway, 39, of Lilburn is charged with head light requirements and DUI, and was released on bond.
• Allan T. Barthell, 31, of 106 Sun Valley Drive, Americus is charged with criminal trespass, simple battery and probation violation, and was released on bond.
• Lakeisha M. Bridges, 25, of 155 Stonewall Drive, Americus is charged with battery, and was jailed.
• Aquinas D. Cannon, 33, of Albany is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• Sharon D. Chambers, 51, of Lumpkin is charged with disorderly conduct and public drunkenness, and was jailed.
• Charles Coons, 51, of 604-A Hawkins St., Americus is charged with felony failure to appear for finger printable offense, and was jailed.
• William C. Crumbley, 52, of 126 Pecan Terrace, Americus is charged with disorderly conduct, and was released on summons to appear in court.
• Brian J. Daigle, 28, of 121 Jade Road, Americus was jailed by order of the Drug Court.
• Miranda J. Davis, 50, of 800 GSW Drive, Americus is charged with illegal possession of a controlled substance, and was jailed.
• Walter L. Davis, 37, of 123 Starlight Circle, Americus is charged with felony theft by taking (motor vehicle), and was jailed.
• Willie B. Davis, 52, of Cordele is charged with driving while license was suspended or revoked, and was released on bond.
• Jasmine M. Dean, 26, of 2011 Armory Drive, Americus is charged with DUI and head light requirements, and was jailed.
• Kenneth J. Dennis, 22, of Newnan is charged with possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance and possession of marijuana, and was jailed.
• Dominique R. Deriso, 25, of 214-B Forrest St., Americus is charged with possession of firearm or knife during commission of or attempt to commit certain felonies, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, and  was jailed.
• Antonio J. Donaldson, 30, of 124 Buford Road, Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• David J. Fitzpatrick, 50, of 321 Walters St., Plains is charged with theft by shoplifting, and released on bond.
• Susie M. Gaines, 42, of Cordele is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked, and was released on bond.
• Jose F. Garcia, 39, of 170 Grover Drive, Americus is charged with simple battery (Family Violence Act), and was jailed.
• Juan Gonzalez-Lopez, 25, of 201-A Sun Valley Drive, Americus is charged with illegal possession of a controlled substance and criminal trespass, and was jailed.
• Raul C. Gonzalez, 49, of 621 E. Jefferson St., Americus is charged with misdemeanor failure to appear for finger printable offense, and was jailed.
• Ricky L. Green, 56, of 140 Grover Drive, Americus is charged with simple assault (Family Violence Act), and was jailed.
• Jamie L. Harris, 31, of 258 Ga. Highway 49 South, Americus is charged with simple battery, and was jailed.
• Barbara J. Hawkins, 41, of 304 Hosanna Circle, Plains is charged with second-degree cruelty to children/criminal negligence/causes excessive physical/mental pain, and was released on bond.