MILLEDGEVILLE — The following is information compiled from public records taken from reports of the Milledgeville Police Department and the Baldwin County Sheriff's Office. It is our policy to not disclose the names of victims. These reports do not reflect guilt or innocence. An “arrest” does not always indicate incarceration. The charges filed are noted in the narrative.
Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office
Theft by Taking
A deputy was dispatched to a Thompson Circle address May 18 in reference to a stolen bicycle. Upon arrival the deputy was told by a man that he received two blue Huffy brand bicycles from a relative on May 17. The bicycles were kept in the yard of the residence. Around 4 p.m. May 18, he noticed that the two bicycles were missing.
On May 18, deputies reported to a Robinson Johnson Road residence in reference to a burglary incident. A man said that when he arrived home he noticed the front door was open. He also discovered that the back door was ajar. No items were reported missing.
A woman at a High Bluff Court address reported to the sheriff's office the possible theft of her prescription medicine. She told the deputy that she had her Oxycontin prescription filled on May 7. After leaving her home to have lunch, she discovered that the bottle of medicine was missing.
Theft by Taking
A woman reported the theft of furniture from an Irwinton Road address occurring before May 16. She told deputies that she had paid $100 down on a living room set March 22 as a down payment on the layaway. Upon returning to the residence in May to put a second down payment of $100 down she noticed that the living room set was gone. The homeowner told her that he sold the set to a someone who had the $537 dollars up front for the furniture. Upon asking for her money back, they came to an agreement that she would get a bulk size of laundry detergent for $20 and he could return $80. When he returned with a generic brand of laundry detergent the woman disagreed with the agreement and filed a report with sheriff's office.
A woman at a Gordon Highway residence reported the theft of a sign from her property. On May 19 at about 10:23 a.m. she noticed that someone had taken her no trespassing sign off the privacy fence.
—Compiled by Felicia Cummings