Time to catch the wave again. As the crime wave continues to crash in on Waycross GA, here's the latest surfers that have been caught and the crimes of those that have not.
A 2004 Chevrolet Impala parked in the 3800 block of Evans Street sustained extensive damage from a fire inside the car. Ware County Sheriff's Department suspects arson in this case.
A 1996 Oldsmobile Cutlass that was stolen in Hahira was found abandoned in the 1800 block of Wilcox Road.
In the 2400 block of Memorial Drive, a man got out of his car for a moment and left the motor running. He then saw a black man approach on foot, jump in the car, an drove it away. The car was recovered in Charlton County.
A 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle was liberated from its home on Longhorn Drive. It was found in a wooded area nearby and had been damaged. It appears that the thief could not handle such a manly machine and had dropped and damaged it.
A Murray lawnmower was liberated in the 1900 block of Franklin Avenue. This one is at the pawn shop folks. No thief is going to push a lawnmower.
Another burglary in the 1200 block of Nevada Avenue with a SKS rifle being liberated.
In the 600 block of Hertson Drive, a .380 caliber handgun was liberated.
In the 500 block of GILMORE STREET, 2 Rottweiller puppies and a DVD player was liberated.
In the 1400 block of Ketterer Street, money was liberated from a mobile home while the occupants were at church.
In the 600 block of OWENS STREET, a large amount of cash was liberated from a shoe box under a bed.
In the 400 block of Pinecone Street, a window a/c unit was liberated.
In the 1800 block of Madison Street, an Xbox 360 was liberated from a 2003 Pontiac that was parket there.
In the 2800 block of State Street, a purse, credit cards, driver's license, checks, and other id papers were liberated from a 2004 Toyota. Here comes more fraud!
Brian Keith Burrell, age 24, from 1502 Bunche Street was caught, arrested, and charged with criminal attempt to commit a theft and criminal trespass while cutting chains that were securing the homeowners generator. Good job Brian!
A really good drug arrest at 406 EADS STREET by the Waycross Police Department Drug Squad and the Community Response Team! Ronnie Lee Davis, age 52, was charged with sales of oxycontin, attempted distribution of drugs, and bringing drugs across the guard line at the jail. Also arrested were Georgia Kyllonen, age 41, who was charged with possession of marijuana, possession of Schedule IV drugs, and possession of drug related objects. Russell Archie King, age 37, also of 406 Eads Street was arrested and charged with possession of Schedule IV drugs, possession of marijuana, possession and delivery of drugs to an inmate, and possessin of drug related objects. The Waycross Police Department made controlled purchases from Davis at the 406 EADS STREET apartment, went back for the search, and a good time was had by all!
Emmanuel Bernard Simpson, age 24, from 1409 Washington Avenue has been charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of more than an ounce of marijuana, possession of packing materials and scales.
In the 800 block of South Augusta Avenue, windows were broken out by someone throwing rocks and the sign in front of the building was also broken.
In the 300 block of GARLINGTON AVENUE, an apartment was entered and several items were reported missing.
In the 100 block of Deer Grass Avenue, a Mossberg shotgun was liberated after a glass was broken out of the rear door.
Joseph Wayne Standridge, age 20, from McKinley Road has been charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, giving a false name, carrying a concealed weapon, and obstruction of an officer.
In the 1100 block of Darling Avenue, prescription meds were liberated while the owner was in the hospital.
In the 1400 block of Tebeau Street, a purse, wallet, and credit cards was liberated from a parked, unlocked car.
In the 800 block of Senate Street, credit cards, id papers, and other documents were liberated from a parked car.
A stolen purple bicycle has been recovered at 1200 Blackshear Avenue, behind the Cathedral of Faith Church. Perhaps this liberator got some religion?
In the 500 block of Cherokee Avenue, it has been reported that medication and credit cards were liberated.
Dwight Simmons, age 52, from 1312 Carswell Avenue has been charged with making terroristic threats.
In the 2200 block of Prescott Street, a Compac Presario notebook PC was liberated.
In nearby Blackshear GA, Kevin Stevens of 3334 Midway Church Road was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.
Finally! A couple of gang related arrests in Waycross GA! Brandon Griffin of 701 Hill Street, Apartment 4, and Justin Antonio Alderman, age 20, from 133 Josephine Park Road have been charged with felony street gang terrorism for tagging buildings in the downtown area with graffiti. Waycross GA police also state that others were involved in the gang activity. Let's hope that the police stay on top of this and press the maximum charges.
A 7 year old girl was approached in the northside of town and was asked by a sick, perverted, needs to have his sack cut off type of man, and asked if he could touch her private parts. Police are working on this one.
And as always, more fraud, liberated, and bad checks all over Waycross! Just too much to list without enough interesting details.
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