The Union Recorder

September 26, 2013

Crime Digest, September 26, 2013


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

Theft by Taking


A man at a Nathaniel Drive residence reported the theft of his gun sometime Sept. 16. He stated that he left his 12-gauge pump action shotgun on a gun rack on his mule utility vehicle. When he went to retrieve it later in the day, he discovered that the gun was missing.



Milledgeville Police Department

Theft by Taking

An officer was dispatched to a West Thomas Street address Sept. 22 in reference to the theft of a cell phone. The complainant stated that he was sitting on his front porch, drinking with two other men, whom he said he did not know, the majority of the day. When he went inside to run a short errand, he returned to find his Verizon cell phone and the two males were gone.

Entering Auto

A man reported damage to his truck while it was parked on the south side of the parking lot at Walmart, at approximately 5:17 p.m. Sept. 23. The man stated that he parked his truck and went inside to work his shift, but when he returned around 5 p.m., he discovered that the driver’s side window had been broken out. No items were reported missing.

Entering Auto

An officer was dispatched to a West Montgomery Street barbershop Sept. 21 in reference to an entering auto case.  The complainant stated that he was notified by a friend in the shop that his car door was standing open. Upon inspection of the vehicle, the owner noticed his center console was ransacked. Approximately $500, which was located in his girlfriend’s wallet, and approximately $2,000 in cash, which he kept in his car, was reported missing from the vehicle.



-Compiled by Felicia Cummings