Special to SEGAZINE
On May 5, 2014 Billy Crews Jr. (40) was arrested and charged with Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance/Possession of a Schedule IV Controlled Substance/Possession of Marijuana Less than an Ounce and Possession of Dangerous Drug that stemmed from a search warrant that was conducted at his residence in March 2014.
Ben Guest (38) was arrested and charged on an active Probation Warrant as well as Driving While License Suspended. Deputies initiated and a traffic stop on Guest’s vehicle and Guest stated he did not have a valid license. Guest was transported to the Brantley County Detention Center.
Deputies spoke with complainant at the Brantley County Sheriff’s Office in reference to a Burglary in the 100 block Limerock Rd. Complainant stated that someone had broken into their camper twice since February 2014. Some change, DVD’S and a sawzall was taken.
Deputies responded to Warners Landing Rd. in reference to Theft by Taking. Complainant stated a storage building was missing from this property.
Deputies responded to the 300 block of Sweetwater Rd in reference to Theft by Taking. Complainant stated their tax refund was stolen.
Dennis Morgan (26) was arrested and charged with Theft by Taking/Criminal Trespass/Possession and use of Drug Related Objects. Deputies responded to Sheffield Rd in reference to a Theft that had just occurred.
Deputies responded to the 100 block of River Ridge Loop in reference to Burglary/Theft by Taking. Complainant stated that someone stole several items from sheds in their yard. Tires, game systems, dishes and trailer ball hitches were taken.
Joey Thrift (30) was arrested and charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine/Possession Methamphetamine/Drugs not in Original Container/Possession and use of Drug Related Objects/Driving While License Suspended/Use of Communication Facility in Commission of Crime. Deputies made contact with Thrift in a vehicle parked outside of the Gold House Motor Lodge. It was discovered that Thrift was on Parole. Upon further investigation a zippered bag was found that contained a large chunk of white granular material tentatively identified as methamphetamine.