Area Beat Report October 23, 2023

Published 3:38 pm Tuesday, October 24, 2023

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Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary

  • Breedlove, Markel Rashad (In Jail), 18, Simple Battery
  • Colbert, Kelby Defel (In Jail), 37, Theft By Shoplifting/Failure to Appear
  • Sales, Joseph Quantez (In Jail), 32, Possession of firearm by convicted felon/Possession of firearm or knife during the commission of a felony/Illegal Possession of Controlled substance
  • Sampson, Erick Javotney (In Jail), 34, Probation Violation
  • Schank, Joseph Ralph (In Jail), 53, Obstructing or hindering law enforcement officers/Robbery/Aggravated Assault/Criminal Trespass
  • Smith, Dennis Howard (In Jail), 29, Failure to Appear


Sumter County Sheriff’s Office media Incident Reports


  • US Hwy 19 at GA Hwy 30 West at 1:24 a.m., Driving too fast for conditions/Failure to signal lane change or turn/Failure to Maintain Lane
  • Roney St. at Rucker St. at 1:59 a.m., Driver issued warning for stop sign violation
  • 903 Adderton St. at Sumter County Fairgrounds at 2:04 a.m., Suspicious Person
  • US Hwy 19 at GA Hwy 30 at 2:11 a.m., Traffic Stop/Driver issued warning for headlight violation
  • GA Hwy 49 North at Mile Marker 20 at 4:18 a.m., Traffic Stop/Speeding
  • Sumter County Courthouse at 12:50 p.m., Lost or Stolen Tag
  • 103 Eastview Circle at Eastview Apartments at 10:37 p.m., Assist Another Agency
  • GA Hwy 30 W at James Hart Rd. at 10:58 p.m., Deer Accident Report
  • 1206 Hwy 30 W at 11:14 p.m., Suspicious Person
  • Rainbow Terrace at Roney St. at 12:02 a.m., Drive issued warning for taglight violation


  • 121 Packinghouse Rd. at 1:17 a.m., Domestic disturbance
  • GA Hwy 49 South at 1:32 a.m., Domestic Disturbance
  • 113 Sylvan Ridge at 7:34 a.m., Bad Child