The Union Recorder

February 13, 2014

Crime Digest

The Union-Recorder

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

Public Drunkenness

A woman was arrested Feb. 3 after officers were called to the scene where someone had taken her keys to prevent her from driving. She appeared the be intoxicated and consented to a breathalyzer, which tested positive. She was charged with public drunkenness.

Driving Under the Influence

A man was arrested Jan. 31 after being pulled over for driving 92 in a 55 mph zone on Ga. Highway 212. Officers smelled alcohol when speaking with the driver. He consented to a breathalyzer. He was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, speeding and driving a vehicle with a suspended registration.

Theft by Taking

A man reported Feb. 4 that someone had stolen a rifle from under his bed.

Theft by Taking

A homeowner reported Feb. 4 that a cable modem was stolen from her house on West Lakeview Drive while she was in the process of moving in.

Criminal Trespass

A woman was arrested Feb. 4 after causing property damage inside a home on Clay Pottery Road. A warrant for criminal trespass was obtained.

Simple Assault

Three individuals were charged with affray Feb. 3 after a fight occurred over a $10 football bet. One was also charged with simple assault for brandishing a pistol.

—Compiled by Dakota DeVries-Crowdis