Area beat: 9-14-19

Published 9:51 pm Friday, September 13, 2019

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Americus Fire & Emergency Services


(Sept. 10)


  • Firefighters responded to two calls for medical assistance.
  • Firefighters responded to a possible structure in the Roney Building on the Georgia Southwestern State University campus. They found a light haze of smoke and an electrical burning odor. They found an overheated and shorted out light ballast.


Americus Police Department



  • Antonio G. Calloway, 38, of 136 W. Hill St., Americus; DUI and failure to signal when turning or changing lanes. (8-31-19)
  • Codaro L. Campbell, 33, of 916.5 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Lot 3, Americus; battery, probation violation, criminal trespass, and obstruction of law enforcement officers; jailed. (8-27-19)
  • Willie E. Clark, 54, of 140 Lonnie Lane, Apt. 242, Americus; probation violation. (8-29-19)
  • David A. Dycus, 55, homeless; public intoxication; jailed. (9-3-19)
  • David J. Fitzpatrick, 54, of 321 Walters St., Plains; felony probation violation and theft by shoplifting; jailed. (8-27-19)
  • Brittney K. Forbes, 20, of Snellville; misdemeanor possession of marijuana or drug-related object and improper parking in space for persons with disabilities. (9-1-19)
  • Alton L. Girven, 52, of 2330 Brady Road, Americus; bench warrant; jailed. (8-26-19)
  • Tiffany L. Gleeson, 30, of 130 Rockwood Drive, Americus; misdemeanor driving while license is suspended or revoked. (8-31-19)
  • John E. Gordon, 52, of 110 Knollwood Drive, Apt. 2-B, Americus; felony burglary (smash and grab) and felony second-degree burglary; jailed. (8-27-19)
  • Christopher J. Harper, 24, of 282 Buchanan Road, Plains; misdemeanor possession of marijuana and DUI. (9-1-19)
  • Tony A. Harris, 41, of 516 E. Forsyth St., Americus; warrant executed and simple battery. (8-30-19)
  • Taylor C. Hudson, 21, of 2646 Cedar Valley Road, Montezuma; possession of drug-related object; jailed. (8-27-19)
  • A 16-year-old male juvenile was charged with misdemeanor driving without valid license and following too closely. (8-31-19)
  • Brandantavious S. Moss, 19, o0f 1701 Maxwell St., Americus; second-degree criminal damage to property, simple battery, and obstruction of law enforcement officers; jailed. (8-29-19)
  • Ethan J. Pritchard, 25, of 141 Katherine Lane, Americus; felony theft by receiving stolen property, financial transaction card theft and financial transaction card fraud. (8-28-19)
  • Shawndricka Walker, 33, of 109 Sun Valley Drive, Americus; misdemeanor interference with custody; jailed. (8-27-19)
  • Ralph Wilkerson, 62, of Dublin; failure to obey a traffic control device. (9-1-19)
  • Quanteria L. Wilson, 19, of 106 Town Creek Circle, Americus; first-degree cruelty to children/causes excessive physical or mental pain, and felony aggravated assault; jailed. (8-29-19)



Plains Police Department



  • Mark B. Rockwell, 19, of 218 W. Church St., Plains; felony first-degree burglary, criminal trespass, and first-degree criminal damage to property; jailed. (8-26-19)
  • Devonte M. Harpe, 24, of Grantham Street, Plains; contempt of court. (8-28-19)
  • Robert M. Harris, 22, of 201 Hospital St., Plains; felony first-degree burglary, second-degree criminal damage to property, and criminal trespass. (8-28-19)


Sumter County Sheriff’s Office



  • Zabier M. Cobb, 42, of Cordele; felony probation violation; jailed. (8-30-19)
  • Clinton J. Parnacott, 39, of 207 Wanda Way, Americus; misdemeanor failure to appear in court for finger printable charge; released on bond. (8-23-19)
  • Bobby Stroble, 48, of Albany; misdemeanor failure to appear in court on a finger printable charge; jailed. (8-27-19)
  • Chance B. Styck, 39, of 603 Walter Way, Americus; misdemeanor theft by taking, criminal attempt to commit a felony, two counts of fleeing or attempting to elude an officer, driving while license is suspended or revoked, and speeding; jailed. (8-25-19)
  • Nikitta D. Walters, 39, of 701 Mary St., Americus; probation violation; paid fine and released. (8-23-19)
  • Reginald K. Walters, 20, of 102 Benjamin Ave., Americus; probation violation; jailed. (8-23-19)
  • Chauncy D. Waymon, 35, of 2015 Armory Drive, Americus; felony probation violation; jailed. (8-29-19)
  • Christopher L. York, 31, of Leesburg; disorderly conduct; jailed. (8-27-19)