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Area beat: Jan. 18, 2017

Americus Probation Office

Arrests
• Jessica R. Fountain,26, of Leesburg is charged with parole violation, and was jailed.
• Charles E. Pennington, 28, of 1308 Ridge St., Americus is charged with parole violation, and was jailed.

Georgia State Patrol Post 10, Americus

Arrests
• Joseph P. Brown, 41, of 85-E Barbara Battle Way, Americus is charged with failure to obey stop sign and DUI, and was jailed.
• Virgil T. Crenshaw, 54, of 120 Howard Johnson Road, Americus is charged with DUI, and was jailed.
• Antonio Harris, 33, of 105 Ridgewood Drive, Americus is charged with DUI and violation of tail light requirements, and was released on bond.
• Shi Huang Style, 24, of 212 Thomas St., Plains is charged with driving while license is suspended or revoked, and was released on bond.

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests
• Robert B. Ledbetter, 33, of 127 South Forty Drive, Americus is charged with possession of a Schedule I controlled substance, and was jailed.
• Jamarcus A. Stone, 24, of 900 South Georgia Tech Parkway, Americus is charged with DUI.
• Misty Sumner, 42, of 11o Leconte St., Americus is charged with violation of drug court order, and was released after time served.
• Anthony S. Williams, 44, of Alto is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.
• Maurice A. Young, 33, of Richland was charged with probation violation. The charge was dismissed.

Citations
• Marquis R. Green, 25, of 105-A Linnie St., Americus is charged with speeding.
• Jereme Q. McCormick, 23, of Irwinton is charged with failure to maintain insurance.
• Jason W. Miller, 40, of Hazelhurst is charged with speeding.
• Kimberly L. Waters, 18, of 2806 Concord Church Road, Ellaville is charged with speeding.
• Lashlanda D. White, 37, of 207 Barbara Battle Way, Americus is charged with speeding.
• Darryl L. Wilson, 56, of Lumpkin is charged with knowingly driving motor vehicle on suspended, canceled, or revoked registration.

Webster County Sheriff’s Office

Arrest
• Lawrence L. Yancie, 36, of 336 E. Centerpoint Road, Preston is charged with probation violation, and was jailed.