Area beat: April 24, 2019

Published 9:58 am Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Americus Fire and Emergency Services

(April 18-22)
• Firefighters responded to 13 calls for medical assistance.
• Firefighters responded to a report of a possible structure fire in the cafeteria in the Marshall Student Center, Georgia Southwestern State University. They were advised by an employee that they had problems with a dishwasher earlier in the day. They ventilated the area of smoke.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm at Magnolia Manor, 2001 S. Lee St. It was accidentally generated due to a dirt smoke detector
• Firefighters responded to Rees Park Economic Development Center, 419 Elm Ave., to rescue someone trapped in the elevator.
• Firefighters responded to East Lamar Street to a passenger vehicle fire. Upon arrival, they found the radiator had built up pressure and over pressured. There was no fire.
• Firefighters responded to Lewis Lowe Court to a call, but were cancel
• Firefighters responded to Felder Street but were cancelled enroute.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm on Mayo Street. It was an alarm malfunction.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm on Sunset Park Drive, but were cancelled enroute.

Americus Police Department

• Tavares R. Caldwell, 37, of 915 Davenport St., Americus; disorderly conduct. (4-15-19)
• Tevonious D. Griffin, 27, of Ideal; misdemeanor theft by shoplifting. (4-13-19)
• Keondra L. Harpe, 21, of Ideal; misdemeanor theft by shoplifting. (4-13-19)
• Chloe A. Harvey, 26, of 116 E. Allen St., Leslie; misdemeanor driving while license is revoked or suspended, and seat belt violation. (4-15-19)
• Jacob J. Ingram, 26, of 611 Winn St., Americus; no insurance, misdemeanor driving without a valid license, and warrant. (4-12-19)
• Marissa A. Martinez, 38, of 538 U.S. Highway 280 East, Americus; misdemeanor driving without valid license, and speeding. (4-15-19)
• Antonio F. Melton, 40, of 1091 Ga. Highway 377, Lot B, Americus; misdemeanor theft by shoplifting. (4-14-19)
• Jacori D. Peters, 21, of 408 Pine St., Americus; registration violation, felony purchase/possession/manufacture/distribution/sale of marijuana, and misdemeanor driving without a license; (4-12-19)
• Bobby Prince, 30, of 216-A Horton Drive, Americus; obstruction of law enforcement officers. (4-13-19)

Georgia State Patrol Post 10 Americus

• Gregory M. Bell, 24, of158 Tommy Warren Drive, Cobb; driving under the influence of drugs and misdemeanor possession of marijuana; released on bond. (4-11-19)

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office

• Charles A. Gaultney, 39, of 184 Bob Dodson Road, Plains; felony probation violation; jailed. (4-9-19)
• Santarius S. Jenkins, 27, of 817 Winchester St., Americus; simple battery, printing/executing/negotiating checks, drafts etc., knowing information is in error or fictitious, and theft by deception; released on bond. (4-11-19)
• Ronald K. Johnson, 40, of 1723 Tallent Store Road, Americus; felony second-degree burglary, possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance, and possession of a drug-related object; jailed. (4-11-19)
• Dewain M. Jordan, 26, of Atlanta; probation violation; jailed. (4-15-19)
• Johntavian A. Lawson, 24, of 122 Lakeridge Drive Extension, Americus; contempt of court (child support); jailed. (4-9-19)
• Keegan B. Mullins, 27, of 103 Linnie St., Americus; probation violation; jailed. (4-12-19)
• Durante Nimmons, 27, of 705-A E. Furlow St., Americus; probation violation and felony probation violation; jailed. (4-11-19)
• Shalandrea S. Singleton, 25, of 109-A Waitsman Drive, Americus; driving while unlicensed, giving false name/address/birthdate to law enforcement officer, child restraint violation and battery; released on bond. (4-12-19)
• Jeremy B. Smith, 28, of 108 Harper Subdivision, Americus; criminal trespass and disorderly conduct; released on bond. (4-11-19)
• Dominique L. Towns, 27, of 705 Rogers St., Americus; contempt of court (child support); fine paid. (4-9-19)
• James S. Wilson, 44, of 121 Santa Rosa Drive, Americus; driver use due care and driving while license is suspended or revoked; released on bond. (4-9-19)

• Grayford D. Bateman, 31, of 106-C Magnolia Court, Americus; violation of conditions on limited driving. (4-22-19)
• Krendalynn S. Jones, 38, of Macon; speeding. (4-20-19)
• Joshua J. Martin, 33, of 233 Howard Johnson Road, Americus; speeding. (4-20-19)