Area Beat Report May 1, 2023

Published 12:18 pm Tuesday, May 2, 2023

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Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary

  • Bess, Dennis Leon (In Jail), 60, Fleeing or attempting to elude police officers/Reckless Driving/Improper left or right turn/Failure to obey stop sign/Failure to Maintain Lane/Driving on wrong side of road and obstructing traffic row
  • Brown, Antoine Tradell (In Jail), 33, Failure to Maintain Lane, Driving while license suspended or revoked/Driving under the influence of alcohol
  • Butts, Marcus Dontavious (Bonded Out), 27, Simple Assault-Family Violence/Criminal Trespass
  • Flick, Christopher David (In Jail), 36, Possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute/Trafficking in Methamphetamine or amphetamine
  • Harris, Gregory Jerome (In Jail), 40, theft By Conversion
  • Newsome, Gloria Ann (Bonded Out), 55, Criminal Trespass
  • Thomas, Kenneth Jerome (In Jail), 18, Theft By Receiving Stolen Property
  • Wilson, Quanteria Lesnise (In Jail), 22, Speeding/Child youth restraint not used properly under eight years of age/Driver to exercise due care/Seat Belt Violation/Failure to Appear


Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Incident Reports


  • Lake Shore Marine at 9:08 a.m., Information for officer
  • Hwy 49 N at MM23 at 10:46 a.m., Assist Motorist
  • Southerfield Rd. and Madison St./Rucker St. at 2:20 p.m., Traffic Stop/failure to stop at stop sign.
  • 116 Gary Brewer Rd. at 4:15 p.m., 911 Hangup
  • 3114 Hwy 280 E at Cook Specialty at 4:16 p.m., Traffic Accident
  • Hwy 49 N at MM 23 at 4:35 p.m., Traffic Stop/warning issued for speeding
  • 114 Trail Lane at 4:39 p.m., Domestic Disturbance
  • Talent Store Rd. and Hwy 30 at 4:43 p.m., Roadway blocked
  • 117 Odum Rd. Ext. at 4:33 a.m., Welfare Check
  • 636 Mask Rd. at 7:29 a.m., Assist Another Agency