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Area Beat: Nov. 25, 2015

Americus Fire & Emergency Services

• Firefighters responded to 20 calls for medical assistance.
• Firefighters responded to at dumpster fire on East Forsyth Street.
• Firefighters responded to power lines down on Daniel Street.
• Firefighters responded to a cooking fire on Lily Lane.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm on East Forsyth Street which was caused by a malfunction.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm on Strife Street which was caused by food left on stove.
• Firefighters responded to a structure fire on Sharon Circle which originated in a bedroom, caused by a wall outlet. Georgia Power was notified and the American Red Cross.
• Firefighters responded to Oglethorpe Avenue to a report of a water heater leak.

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests
• Davin S. Rees, 19, of 150 Taylor St., Leslie is charged with  possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance and possession of marijuana, and was jailed.
• Jonathan Richardson, 43, of 108-A Small Piece Road, Plains is charged with possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance, and was jailed.
• Jennifer K. Riley, 33, of 266 Tulip St., Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• Charles Robinson, 32, of Albany is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• Ashley N. Sims, 28, of 131 W. Rockhill Drive, Americus is charged with DUI, and was released on bond.
• Anthony J. Snipes, 38, of 436 S. Lee St., B-7, Americus is charged with stalking, and was jailed.
• Corey L. Stallings, 28, of 128 Bell St., Americus is charged with DUI, and was released on bond.
• Woodrow A. Terry, 35, of 446 Dixon Drive, Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• Teona L. Waters, 17, of 105 Hanson Drive, Americus is charged with battery, and was released on bond.
• Travis L. Waters, 32, of Byromville is charged with probation violation, driving while license is suspended or revoked and speeding, and was jailed.
• Charles Welborn, 29, of Buena Vista is charged with false imprisonment, misdemeanor battery (Family Violence Act) and second-degree cruelty to children/criminal negligence/causes excessive physical/mental pain, and was jailed.
• Robert M. White, 55, of 210 Little Bear Branch Road, Americus is charged with two counts of probation violation, and was jailed.
• Byron B. Williams, 52, of 130 Rainbow Terrace, Americus is charged with disorderly conduct, and was jailed.
• Emmanuel L. Williams, 48, of 407 Cotton Ave., Americus is charged with probation violation and misdemeanor theft by shoplifting, and was jailed.

Citations
• Karen E. Ash, 46, of 236 Buchanan Road, Plains is charged with speeding.
• Minnie P. Battle, 69, of 631 Lewis Lowe Court, Americus is charged with speeding.
• Carl J. Blaine, 53, of 650 Ga. Highway 27 East, Americus is charged with failure to have license on person.
• James M. Fletcher, 30, of 305 Pecan Drive, Americus is charged with speeding.
• Martha R. Fuller, 38, of 908 Ashby St., Americus is charged with failure to maintain insurance.
• Glenn E. Harper, 24, of 124 Pinecrest Drive, Americus is charged with requiring or permitting unlawful person to drive.
• Isaac L. Jenkins, 24, of Milbrook, Ala., is charged with expired or no registration or title
• Susan N. Johnson, 38, of 637 Thomas Mill Road, Plains is charged with speeding.
• Deon M. Lassiter, 21, of 700 Ga. Highway 118, Leslie is charged with speeding.
• John B. Law, 19, of 507 S. Dooly St., Montezuma is charged with speeding.
• Jose Lopez, 39, of 650 Ga. Highway 27 East, Americus is charged with defective tires.
• Cabrera A. Montano, 33, of 973 Ga. Highway 30, Americus is charged with speeding (79 in a 55-mph zone).
• Jurick T. McCants, 19, of 260-B Lonnie Lane, Americus is charged with speeding.
• Terry L. Payne, 60, of Macon is charged with speeding.
• Andrea N. Perkins, 32, of 5-4 Lincoln St., Montezuma is charged with speeding.
• Michael A. Semelsberger, 42, of Thomaston is charged with child restraint violation.
• Tiffany R. Sutton, 32, of 1902 Ga. Highway 153, Ellaville is charged with expired or no registration or title.
• Taleshia S. White, 35, of Columbus is charged with seat belt violation.
• Bianca L. Woods, 20, of 124 Hanson Drive, Americus is charged with failure to have license on person.

Sumter County Youth Development Campus (YDC)

Arrest
• Justin Perry, 18, of the Sumter County YDC is charged with obstruction of law enforcement officer, and was returned to the YDC.

Webster County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests
• Haratio C. Burton, 22, of 385 Poplar Springs Road, Preston is charged with failure to register as a sex offender/failure to comply with requirements/provided false information, and was jailed.
• James R. Cowart, 24, of Dawson is charged with felony theft by taking, and was jailed.
• Terrell B. Davis, 61, of LaGrange is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.