Area beat: April 27, 2019

Published 12:44 pm Saturday, April 27, 2019

Americus Fire & Emergency Services

(April 23-26)
• Firefighters responded to 16 calls for medical assistance.
• Firefighters responded to a report of wires down on Harris Street. They found telephone lines down and they were not in the roadway.
• Firefighters responded to Felder Street to a report of a possible structure fire. An outlet behind the refrigerator was arcing. They cut off the breaker to the kitchen and removed the outlet from the wall. The occupant was advised to contact an electrician.
• Firefighters responded to Starlight Circle to someone being locked inside. They gained access through a window.
• Firefighters responded to a vehicle fire on South Lee Street where they found a vehicle fully engulfed in fire. They extinguished it.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm on U.S. Highway 19 North. Upon arrival, Sumter County Fire & Rescue was on scene and determined someone was cooking sausage and smoked up the house.
• Firefighters responded to Crawford Street to a traffic accident.
• Firefighters responded to a tree down on Glessner Street. They found a large tree limb on a power line. Georgia Power was contacted. A tree service cleared the tree limb off the line and fire personnel assisted in clearing roadway of limbs and cutting them up with a chain saw.
• Firefighters responded to an alarm on Fulton Street. Smoke was a result of cooking.
• Firefighters responded to a traffic accident at West Church and Forrest streets.

Americus Police Department

• Jarkell D. Fann, 25, of 1335 Second Montgomery St., Americus; aggravated assault; jailed. (4-16-19)
• George Harrington, 53, homeless; felony second-degree burglary and possession and use of drug-related objects; jailed. (4-16-19)
• Yolanda S. Jackson, 41, of 132 Well St., Apt. A-6, Smithville; misdemeanor driving without a valid license, failure to maintain lane, and DUI. (4-17-19)
• Cordarra J. Lockhart, 29, of 903-B Parker St., Americus; probation violation; jailed. (4-16-19)
• Latonya T. Ogundare, 40, of 1445 Cool Springs Road, Buena Vista; no insurance. (4-16-19)

Georgia State Patrol Post 10, Americus

• Mary W. Crisp, 79, of 147 Honeysuckle Hollow Road, Americus; livestock running at large, and seat belt violation; released on bond. (4-16-19)

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office

• Eric P. Hanson, 29, of Dawson; driving while license is suspended or revoked; released on bond. (4-15-19)
• Wayne B. Harvey, 61, of 510 Hartman St., Americus; felony failure to appear in court for a finger printable charge; released on bond. (4-16-19)
• Derrick L. Johnson, 26, of 147 Ron Circle, Lot 23, Americus; probation violation; jailed. (4-15-19)
• Dewain M. Jordan, 26, of Atlanta; probation violation; jailed. (4-15-19)
• Kewan L. Morgan, 39, of 195 Bonds Trail Road, Plains; probation violation and misdemeanor obstruction of officers; jailed. (4-15-19)
• Johnathan L. Murphy, 23, of 831 Les Smith Road, Ellaville; aggravated battery; released on bond. (4-15-19)
• Kayla M. Murphy, 22, of 261 County Line Road, Oglethorpe; simple battery; released on bond. (4-15-19)
• Tyreik D. Parker, 22, of 113 Ga. Highway 27 East, Apt. B-6, Americus; felony failure to appear in court for a finger printable charge; jailed. (4-16-19)
• Brodrick K. Ray, 22, of 195 Lexington Circle, Americus; criminal trespass and failure to appear in court; jailed. (4-15-19)
• Zyibravian T. Streeter, 19, of 52-D Reddick Drive, Americus; felony second-degree burglary; jailed. (4-15-19)
• Joshua A. Weeks, 37, of 5872 Ebenezer Road, Buena Vista; driving while license is suspended or revoked; released on bond. (4-15-19)

• Bradford C. Bateman, 31, of 106-C Magnolia Court, Americus; violations of conditions on limited driving. (4-22-19)
• Robert B. Crew, 52, of 778 Ga. Highway 27 East, Americus; failure to obey yield sign. (4-23-19)
• Morgan R. Dent, 17, of 583 Ga. Highway 195 South, Leslie; speeding. (4-22-19)
• Raul Marin, 35, of 1034 Elm Ave., Apt. 2-A, Americus; speeding. (4-23-19)
• Diana D. Shine, 48, of Smithville; speeding. (4-23-19)
• Daniel K. Williams, 39, of 308 Marshall Ave., Montezuma; passing in a no-passing zone. (4-23-19)