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
At about 6 p.m. on May 24 deputies went to an Old Monticello Road residence in response to a reported theft. Upon arrival they met with a woman who claimed she believed her son had come into her home and stolen some of her items. The missing items included a large speaker box with 10-inch pancake speakers.
Driving While Unlicensed
While conducting a Georgia Highway Safety Checkpoint at the intersection of North Jefferson Street and Dunlap Road May 28 a deputy noticed a red Toyota engage in an improper u-turn, attempting to avoid the checkpoint. A traffic stop was initiated and information about the driver revealed that he had three outstanding warrants for failure to appear and was not licensed. The driver was taken to jail and issued citations for driving while unlicensed and improper u-turn.
A deputy was dispatched to a home in the 100 block of Valentine Drive May 27 at around 4:49 a.m. in response to a burglary. A woman told the deputy that her boyfriend's 12-gauge Mossberg shotgun was missing from the home. The owner and the girlfriend informed the deputy that they believe a group of boys that stay on Lover's Lane may have taken the weapon. There were no signs of forced entry into the residence.
Milledgeville Police Department
Theft by Shoplifting
A manager of a North Columbia Street grocery store reported the theft of baby items by a female occurring May 29. He told the officer that the woman was seen taking a can of baby formula and a Newbie brand pacifier from the shelf and attempting to leave the store without paying. The woman was stopped at the last point of sale and held in the manager's office until police arrived. She was arrested and received a citation for theft by shoplifting.
—Compiled by Felicia Cummings