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Area beat: Dec. 14, 2016

Americus Fire & Emergency Services
• Firefighters responded to 32 calls for medical assistance.
• Firefighters responded to Davenport Street to an unknown emergency. Nothing was found.
• Firefighters responded to a motor vehicle v. pedestrian accident at Mitchell and Anderson streets.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm on Industrial Boulevard. No hazards were found.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident on Forsyth Street.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm at DQ Grill & Chill Restaurant at 1321 E. Lamar St. The alarm was triggered by bread left in a toaster too long.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident on North Lee Street.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm at Badcock Home Furniture, 1607 E. Lamar St. No hazards were found.

Americus Police Department

Arrests
• Tyjerius K. White, 24, of 105 Hanson Drive, Americus is charged with battery, and was released on bond.
• Cleveland R. Wilborn, 40, of 230 Freida Lane, Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.

charged with failure to yield while turning left.

Georgia Southwestern State University Police

Arrest
• Henry L. Bell, 26, of 103-K Country Club Drive, Americus is charged with reckless driving, and was released to another agency.

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office
Arrests
• Jordan Z. Belcher, 19, of 116 E. Allen St., Leslie is charged with misdemeanor simple battery, disorderly conduct, public drunkenness, reckless conduct, and criminal trespass, and was jailed.
• Towan A. Boone, 30, of Jonesboro is charged with failure to obey child support order, and was jailed.
• Keith O. Bowens, 50, of 145 Rom Circle, Americus is charged with simple battery, and was jailed.
• Will Cobb, 50, of Albany is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• Tracey M. Driver, 26, of 317 Bob Hale Road, Plains is charged with aggravated assault and cruelty to children, and was jailed.
• Brian K. Griffin, 31, of 194 Gary Brewer Road, Cobb is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• Jacob J. Ingram, 23, of 622 Winn St., Americus is charged with terroristic threats and acts, and was jailed.
• Quantavius C. Johnson, 23, of Albany is charged with second-degree criminal damage to property, and was released on bond.
• Daniel C. Jordan, 46, of 119 Bear Branch Road, Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• Shaquena C. Mack, 27, of 1009 Douglas Circle, Americus is charged with probation violation, and was released.
• Jonathan D. McCarty, 42, of 720 McMath Mill Road Extension, Americus is charged with disorderly conduct, and was jailed.
• Bobby F. Middlebrooks, 50, of 105 Daisy Drive, Americus is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked and failure to obey traffic signal or light, and was released on bond.

• Bobby Prince, 27, of 405-A Bessie Mays Circle, Americus is charged with DUI and driving while license is suspended or revoked, and was released on bond.
• Markece K. Sanford, 34, of 838 Davenport St., Americus was released after serving 48 hours.
• Christopher Walker, 46, of 120 Tom Hall Circle, Americus is charged with failure to obey child support order, and was jailed.
• Edgar T. Warren, 40, of 111-A Horton Drive, Americus is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• Edward C. Williams, 53, of Cordele is charged with felony failure to appear in court for a finger printable charge, and was jailed.
• Travis A. Williams, 32, of 304 Crawley St., Americus is charged with cruelty to children, and was jailed.
• Mary C. Wohlwender, 77, of 147 Honeysuckle Hollow Road, Americus is charged with two counts of livestock running at large, and was released on bond.
• Leah H. Yates-Mehta, 22, of 950 Anthony Drive, Apt. 9-B, Americus is charged with misdemeanor theft by taking, misdemeanor possession of marijuana, and felony second-degree forgery, and was jailed.

Sumter County Youth Detention Center (YDC)

Arrests
• Traquan Bangs, 17, of Savannah is charged with obstruction of law enforcement officer, and was returned to the YDC.
• Justin Perry, 19, of McDonough is charged with obstruction of law enforcement officer, and was returned to the YDC.