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DAILY CRIME REPORTS – October, 2017

THE FOLLOWING INCIDENTS ARE AN ACCOUNT OF CALLS AND CASES RESPONDED TO BY OFFICERS OF THE RIDGELAND POLICE DEPARTMENT. THESE CASES ARE CLOSED OR CURRENTLY UNDER INVESTIGATION. IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION THAT MAY BE HELPFUL PLEASE CONTACT LIEUTENANT LITCHFIELD AT 843-726-7509 OR SERGEANT MCINTOSH AT 843-321-0780.

OCTOBER 31, 2017

  • 7:40 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Jasper County Courthouse at 265 Russell Street.

  • 8:45 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Star Point BP Station at 11122 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 9:50 a.m. – A 22 year old female was transported by EMS from a residence on South Green Street to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for treatment after allegedly making statements that she may wish to do harm to herself.

  • 12:05 p.m. – A Chrysler 300 and a Chevy pickup were involved in a collision in the parking lot of the Fiddler’s Seafood Restaurant at 7738 West Main Street.  No injuries were reported.

  • 12:41 p.m. – Jeremiah Jashon Manigault was placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center in reference to an outstanding warrant issued by the Ridgeland Police Department after Patrol Officers spotted him outside of a residence on Malphrus Street .  Manigault’s charges stemmed from an October 30th incident at the EZ Stop IV Station at 80 Blue Heron Drive where he was captured on surveillance video leaning over the front counter and stealing a scratch off lottery ticket before leaving the business property on foot.  Prior to being booked he was also served with two trespass notices prohibiting him from returning to the business properties of the EZ Stop IV as well as the Burger King Restaurant located next door at Management’s request.

  • 3:53 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 26 mile marker in reference to a green Toyota Venza.

  • 5:11 p.m. – A white Ford Fusion and a black GMC Canyon pickup were involved in a collision at the intersection of North Jacob Smart Boulevard and Wilson Street.  Responding Officers discovered the driver of the Ford to be a 15 year old Hispanic male from the Oakridge Trailer Park Community resulting in a juvenile petition being filed against him and forwarded to the DJJ Offices at 1504 Grays Highway after being released to his Mother.  No injuries were reported in the collision.

  • 6:08 p.m. – A male subject dressed in a clown costume was reportedly jumping into the roadway as vehicles approached at the intersection of Tarboro Road and Quail Drive.

  • 8:43 p.m. – A disturbance was reported at the Forest Motel at 10504 South Jacob Smart Boulevard after a bearded black male kicked in the front door of the complainant’s room and then fled the area on foot running North prior to Law Enforcement arrival.  At 11:41 p.m. Officers were dispatched to the Siesta Motel at 10530 South Jacob Smart Boulevard after a black male matching the same description struck a tenant in the face following a verbal dispute.  Curtis Edward Scott was ultimately placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center without further incident and charged with the attack as well as the earlier property damage incident at the Forest Motel after being positively identified as the person responsible.  Evidence at the scene showed that he shaved off his beard between the Forest Motel and the Siesta Motel in an attempt to alter his appearance.  While on scene, Joshua Alan Ayers, 26, and Kimberly Dianne Knowles, 28, were both placed on trespass notice for The Siesta Motel and The Palms Motel at the property owner’s request.

  • 11:39 p.m. – A blue Lexus suffered damage after striking a large piece of tire debris on the roadway on I-95 North around the 18 mile marker.  No injuries were reported.

OCTOBER 30, 2017

  • 12:48 a.m. – A breach of trust was reported at the Carolina Lodge Motel at 8260 East Main Street after Deidre Ellen Roberts, 26 of Ridgeland, borrowed the complainant’s white 2009 Ford Escape and then failed to return it.  The vehicle was reportedly later found unoccupied outside of a residence on Tarboro Road at 5:43 a.m.

    Deidre Roberts

  • 2:31 a.m. – A verbal domestic dispute between a male and a female was reported at the Carolina Lodge Motel at 8260 East Main Street.

  • 5:29 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Bobops Convenience Store at 8548 Grahamville Road.

  • 7:33 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Coin Laundry at 10246 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 10:23 a.m. – A black Toyota Camry and a white Hyundai Elantra were involved in a collision in front of the McDonald’s Restaurant at 8548 Grahamville Road.  No injuries were reported.

  • 10:24 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Boys & Girls Club at 456 Grays Highway.

  • 11:46 a.m. – A white male and a white female were reportedly involved in a verbal dispute while standing outside of a black Mercedes parked on the shoulder of the I-95 Northbound entrance ramp at the exit 22 interchange.

  • 2:13 p.m. – A theft was reported at the EZ Stop IV Station at 80 Blue Heron Drive after a black male was captured on surveillance video leaning over the front counter and stealing a scratch off lottery ticket before leaving the business property on foot.  The ticket was later returned to the lottery display case by a female clerk who drove the suspect home and then sold to an unsuspecting customer who was informed that the ticket had been reported stolen to the South Carolina Lottery Commission.

  • 2:49 p.m. – A harassment complaint was filed by a tenant at the Ridgeland Weekly Rentals at 67 West Woodlawn Street after Talid Rashee Drake, 37 of Ridgeland, was reportedly following the complainant to various places in the town limits and, at one point, attempting to enter his room uninvited.

    Talid Drake

  • 3:22 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Kingdom Touch Ministries Church at 6714 Tillman Road.

  • 6:38 p.m. – A civil dispute between a customer and Management regarding a return policy was reported at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Store at 11058 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 6:39 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 33 mile marker in reference to an orange and white tractor trailer.

  • 9:16 p.m. – An animal complaint was filed at a residence on Honeycomb Lane in the Bees Creek Plantation Community in reference to a stray pit bull roaming the area.

  • 9:35 p.m. – A suspicious white male was reported at a residence on North Green Street.

  • 11:18 p.m. – Two suspicious Hispanic males were reported at the Aussie Auto Body Shop at 1010 West Adams Street.

  • 11:30 p.m. – A white Hyundai Accent was involved in a single vehicle collision in front of the Ridgeland School at 250 Jaguar Trail after striking a deer in the roadway.  No injuries were reported.  

OCTOBER, 29, 2017

  • 12:00 a.m. – A male and a female were reportedly involved in a verbal domestic dispute at a residence on East Wilson Street.

  • 12:41 a.m. – A suspicious silver Ford Taurus was reported in the parking lot area of the Shell Station at 8309 East Main Street.

  • 8:36 a.m. – A suspicious white male was reported at the Sunoco Station at 11965 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 8:43 a.m. – A suspicious black male and black female were reported at the Ridgeland Coin Laundry at 10246 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 11:11 a.m. – RPD Officers traveled to the Jasper County Detention Center at 12008 North Jacob Smart Boulevard in service of an outstanding warrant against inmate Stephan Jacque Lee Roberson following his arrest by Hardeeville Officers investigating a vehicle collision at the Days Inn Motel at 16633 Whyte Hardee Boulevard.  Roberson’s charges stemmed from an October 18th incident at a residence on Wise Street where he caused damage to the rear window of the home before leaving the area driving a gray SUV prior to Law Enforcement arrival.

  • 11:14 a.m. – A blue Toyota Rav4 suffered a shattered rear driver’s side window after being struck by a rock kicked up from a passing vehicle.  No injuries were reported.

  • 11:36 a.m. – A civil dispute regarding a child custody exchange was reported at a residence on Sailfish Circle in the Carters Mill Estates Community.

  • 1:01 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a male subject at a residence on Honeycomb Court after an out of town complainant was unable to get in contact with him for an extended period of time.

  • 1:45 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a female customer at the Citgo Station at 107 Sycamore Drive after she reportedly locked herself in the men’s restroom.

  • 1:51 p.m. – A white GMC Terrain and a gray Cadillac CTS were involved in a collision on I-95 South around the 17 mile marker.  No injuries were reported.

  • 2:16 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted at Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue after a 911 hang up call was received from a male subject who stated that he had been shot before disconnecting.  Responding Officers were soon notified by a relative of the tenant that a male had been transported by EMS to an area hospital several hours prior for chest pains but that there had been no shooting or anything of the like.

  • 4:13 p.m. – A black male and a black female were reportedly walking on I-95 North around the 17 mile marker. 

  • 4:19 p.m. – A white Ford Fusion was involved in a single vehicle collision on North Logan Street after striking a dog in the roadway.  No injuries were reported.

  • 4:48 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at a residence on Three Tee Circle in the North Ridge Community.

  • 5:30 p.m. – A tablet was reportedly damaged during a dispute between two juveniles at a residence on Oakridge North in the Oakridge Trailer Park Community.

  • 6:00 p.m. – A shoplifting was reported at the Dollar General Store at 8123 East Main Street after a white male was witnessed stealing store items by concealing them inside of his clothing and then leaving the area walking West prior to Law Enforcement arrival.  Robert Boyd York Jr. was located moments later in front of the Pratt Memorial Library at 451 East Wilson Street by responding Officers where he was ultimately placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center.

  • 7:14 p.m. – A silver Toyota Tundra pickup towing a trailer was reportedly showering sparks from underneath while traveling South on I-95 around the 34 mile marker.

  • 8:39 p.m. – A black Mercedes sedan was stopped for a headlight violation in the parking lot of Heron Crossing Apartments at 72 Heron Crossing Drive where the 16 year old black male driver was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia containing residue of illegal narcotics.  The item was seized into evidence and marked for destruction.

  • 9:11 p.m. – A civil dispute regarding a vehicle title was reported at The Palms Motel at 10735 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 10:04 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 28 mile marker in reference to a Mercedes sedan.

OCTOBER 28, 2017

  • 3:05 a.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted Jasper County Deputies in responding to a report of a suspicious male on a moped outside of a residence on Mitchellville Road where Brian Jemal Redding, 29 of Ridgeland, was ultimately placed under arrest by Deputies after being found in possession of a quantity of marijuana and crack cocaine.  He was transported to the Jasper County Detention Center as A-1 Towing took possession of his moped.

    Brian Redding

  • 3:50 a.m. – A suspicious vehicle was reported behind the Lovely Hills Baptist Church at 204 South Logan Street.

  • 6:17 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 33 mile marker in reference to a vehicle towing a U-Haul car trailer.

  • 10:31 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at a residence on Fifth Avenue.

  • 10:54 a.m. – A legally parked Honda Odyssey van was struck by a U-Haul rental truck in the parking lot of the Bobops Convenience Store at 8548 Grahamville Road.  No injuries were reported.

  • 12:10 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on Kato Bay Road in reference to a blue pickup.

  • 12:44 p.m. – A suspicious blue van was reported outside of a residence on Bailey Lane.

  • 7:27 p.m. – A disabled white pickup towing a trailer impeded traffic flow for a short time on Old House Road at the Honey Hill Circle intersection.

  • 7:57 p.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted South Carolina Highway Patrol in responding to a collision on Tarboro Road near the Nimmer Turf Road intersection after a pickup struck a flatbed trailer carrying hay bails and passengers being towed by a tractor.  Four patients were airlifted and numerous others transported by EMS to area hospitals for treatment of injuries sustained in the collision.

  • 8:15 p.m. – A complaint was filed at the Blue Heron Nature Trail in reference to a subject reportedly attempting to sell illegal narcotics.

  • 8:22 p.m. – A male subject was reportedly harassing customers inside of the Harvey’s Grocery Store at 8205 East Main Street.

  • 9:43 p.m. – A black male and a black female were reportedly engaged in a verbal dispute in the parking lot area of the Quality Inn Motel at 221 James Taylor Drive.

  • 10:28 p.m. – A blue Honda and a gold pickup were reportedly racing on South Jacob Smart Boulevard around the Adams Street intersection.

  • 10:33 p.m. – A black male pedestrian was reportedly walking on I-95 North around the 11 mile marker.  The subject was located and escorted to the Point South area without incident.

OCTOBER 27, 2017

  • 1:55 a.m. – A white Acura RL was involved in a single vehicle collision at the intersection of Bees Creek Road and Cross Creek Circle after striking a deer in the roadway.  No injuries were reported.

  • 4:22 p.m. – An incorrigible juvenile complaint was filed at the Ridgeland Alternative School at 913 Grays Highway after a 13 year old male student refused to board the school bus.  He was transported to his home on Fordville Road by responding Officers and left in the care of an adult sibling.

  • 6:01 p.m. – A complaint was filed after a homeowner received a telephone call from an unidentified male calling from an 866 area code claiming to be a Law Enforcement Officer.

OCTOBER 26, 2017

  • 12:19 a.m. – A suspicious pickup truck was reported in the parking lot area of the Piggly Wiggly Grocery Store at 10847 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 12:32 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 in reference to a red and white tractor trailer traveling North between Hardeeville and Ridgeland.

  • 10:03 a.m. – A stray white dog was reportedly wandering the business property of the Quality Inn Motel at 221 James Taylor Drive.  The animal was collected and transported to the Jasper Animal Rescue Mission at 1352 Carters Mill Road.

  • 6:11 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Baptist Church at 1448 Grays Highway.

  • 6:56 p.m. – A silver Ford Explorer and a silver Honda Accord were involved in a collision at the intersection of North Jacob Smart Boulevard and Malphrus Street.  The driver of the Accord was transported by EMS to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for treatment.
  • 10:13 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted at a residence on West Adams Street after a 911 call was received from a 40 year old female having difficulty breathing.  She was ultimately transported by EMS to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for treatment.

OCTOBER 25, 2017

  • 4:10 a.m. – A Lincoln Continental sedan was involved in a single vehicle collision on I-95 North around the 22 mile marker after striking a deer in the roadway.  No injuries were reported.
  • 7:31 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Center Court Sportswear Store at 8205 East Main Street.

  • 9:58 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on Kato Bay Road in reference to a white Chevy pickup towing a flatbed trailer.

  • 9:59 a.m. – An animal complaint was filed at the Quality Inn Motel at 221 James Taylor Drive in reference to a white dog roaming the business property.

  • 2:26 p.m. – A stray pit/boxer bulldog was taken to the Jasper Animal Rescue Mission at 1352 Carters Mill Road from a residence on Queen’s Way in the Bees Creek Plantation Community.

  • 5:00 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Old South Exterminators Office at 697 Sisters Ferry Road.

  • 10:22 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted at a residence on West Adams Street after a male tenant suffered a fall from his bicycle while intoxicated.

OCTOBER 24, 2017

  • 12:19 a.m. – A suspicious white Toyota was reported at the entrance to the Bees Creek Plantation Community.

  • 1:28 a.m. – A black Chevy Colorado pickup was involved in a single vehicle collision after striking a deer in the roadway on Highway 336 near the Great Swamp Road intersection.  No injuries were reported.

  • 7:17 a.m. – A noise complaint was filed on Promise Way in reference to an ongoing problem with a barking dog outside of a neighboring home.

  • 7:59 a.m. – A collision was reported at the intersection of West Main Street and South Jacob Smart Boulevard after a white tractor trailer caused damage to a street sign, curbing and a flowerbed while executing a right hand turn.  The vehicle was soon after stopped by responding Officers at the intersection of Highway 336 and Chesterfield Road where the driver was determined to have been unaware of the damage and agreed to pay restitution for the damages.

  • 10:57 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Jasper County Magistrate’s Office at 967 West Adams Street.  A second activation occurred at 2:53 p.m.

  • 11:08 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Puddle Jumpers Daycare Center at 11332 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 1:14 p.m. – A civil dispute between a customer and Management regarding service animal policies was reported at the Plantation Inn Motel at 11433 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 1:53 p.m. – An animal complaint was filed on Oakridge North in the Oakridge Trailer Park Community regarding several cats from a neighboring residence roaming the area.

  • 5:04 p.m. – A suspicious gray Ford Taurus was reported in the parking lot area of Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue.

  • 6:02 p.m. – An animal complaint was filed at a residence on Shadetree Street in the Carters Mill Estates Community after a brown pit bull killed a rooster and a rabbit belonging to the homeowner.  The animal was detained by a neighbor as responding Officers ultimately discovered the owner’s address on Sailfish Circle.  Chanell Marie-Lynn Pippens arrived on scene driving a red Saturn passenger car where, while questioning her in regards to her pit bull being allowed to roam the area, Officers were provided information that she was operating her vehicle under a suspended South Carolina driver’s license stemming from unpaid traffic tickets.  She was placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center as the vehicle was left secured in her driveway.  The pit bull was collected and turned over to the Jasper Animal Rescue Mission at 1352 Carters Mill Road.

  • 8:14 p.m. – A suspicious white male and white female in a dark colored Jeep Wrangler were reported at the Quality Inn Motel at 221 James Taylor Drive.

  • 8:40 p.m. – Ridgeland Officers traveled to the Jasper County Detention Center at 12008 North Jacob Smart Boulevard in service of an outstanding warrant against inmate Levon Habersham Jr. following his arrest by Jasper County Deputies conducting a traffic stop on a white Honda Civic at the intersection of North Logan and East Wilson Streets where he was taken into custody on an outstanding JCSO assault & battery warrant as passenger Dionte J’Chon Habersham, 18 of Ridgeland, was placed under arrest under a simple possession of marijuana charge.  Levon Habersham’s charges with RPD stemmed from an April 14th 2015 domestic dispute between himself and the Mother of his child at a residence on Shadetree Street in the Carters Mill Estates Community where the female escaped through a window and ran to a neighboring home after being assaulted by Habersham who fled the area prior to Law Enforcement arrival.

    Dionte Habersham

  • 11:57 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 28 mile marker in reference to a black Nissan Altima.

OCTOBER 23, 2017

  • 3:44 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 18 mile marker in reference to a white Ford van.

  • 8:31 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Boys & Girls Club at 456 Grays Highway.

  • 9:19 a.m. – A property damage complaint was filed at a residence on Henry Street after an unknown vehicle struck a section of fencing and then left the area without reporting the collision.

  • 11:09 a.m. – Ridgeland Officers traveled to the Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center at 3841 Leeds Avenue in North Charleston where inmate Thomas Willard Thompson was turned over to their custody and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center in reference to an outstanding warrant issued by the Ridgeland Police Department.  Thompson’s charges stemmed from a July 27th 2016 traffic stop on I-95 North at the 21 mile marker where he was cited for driving without a license.  He later failed to appear in Ridgeland Municipal Court to answer to the charges on August 29th 2016 where he was found guilty during a trial in absence and a bench warrant was issued for his arrest.

  • 11:36 a.m. – A large piece of tire debris was reported in the roadway on I-95 North around the 23 mile marker.

  • 12:36 p.m. – An incorrigible juvenile complaint was filed at the Ridgeland Alternative School at 913 Grays Highway after a male student left campus without permission.

  • 12:44 p.m. – A dog was reportedly left locked inside of a burgundy Lexus  in the parking lot area of the Bobops Convenience Store at 8548 Grahamville Road.

  • 12:58 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 25 mile marker in reference to a silver Chevy sedan.

  • 1:15 p.m. – A suspicious white male was reported on Weathersbee Street.

  • 2:45 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 33 mile marker in reference to a dark colored pickup towing a utility trailer.

  • 3:55 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported at Heron Crossing Apartments at 72 Heron Crossing Drive in reference to a blue Ford Crown Victoria.

  • 5:08 p.m. – An adult female reportedly struck a male juvenile in the face during an argument in the parking lot of Logan Lane Apartments at 544 South Logan Street.

  • 5:31 p.m. – A suspicious white Chevy pickup was reported in the parking lot area of the Quality Inn Motel at 221 James Taylor Drive.

  • 6:17 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Jasper County Magistrate’s Office at 967 West Adams Street.

  • 10:10 p.m. – A red Acura Integra was involved in a single vehicle collision at the entrance to the North Ridge Community on Smith’s Crossing after the driver lost control and struck a roadside drainage ditch.  No injuries were reported.

OCTOBER 22, 2017

  • 1:32 a.m. – Ridgeland Officers traveled to the Jasper County Detention Center at 12008 North Jacob Smart Boulevard in service of two outstanding warrants against inmate Samuel Jimenez following his arrest by Hardeeville Police for a no driver’s license charge.  Jimenez’s charges with RPD stemmed from a July 2nd 2017 traffic stop on I-95 North around the 19 mile marker where he provided Officers with a fraudulent name and date of birth in an effort to conceal his identity due to driving without a license.  He was cited for the offenses and later failed to appear in Ridgeland Municipal Court on July 24th to answer to the charges where he was found guilty during a trial in absence and two bench warrants were issued for his arrest.

  • 5:46 a.m. – RPD Officers conducting a traffic stop on East Main Street beside the entrance to the Waffle House Restaurant were alerted by a customer that a black male was inside of the business shouting and making threats towards employees and patrons.  Devin Dwayne Swinton then exited the Waffle House and began shouting racial epithets towards the complainant as well as the Officer who was completing his traffic stop.  Swinton then attempted to leave the property driving a green GMC Sierra pickup at which point he was stopped by the Officer as he continued shouting and cursing.  He was ultimately placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center as Webster’s Towing took possession of the vehicle.  Swinton was also served with a trespass notice prohibiting him from re-entering the Ridgeland Waffle House business property at Management’s request.

  • 11:38 a.m. – A white male driving a gray Ford Taurus wagon reportedly presented a counterfeit $100 bill at the McDonald’s Restaurant at 8548 Grahamville Road before leaving the area prior to Law Enforcement arrival.

  • 3:32 p.m. – A white Ford F150 pickup and a blue Honda Odyssey were involved in a collision on I-95 North around the 18 mile marker.  No injuries were reported.

  • 3:35 p.m. – A 55 year old female was reported missing from her home at Heron Crossing Apartments at 72 Heron Crossing Drive.  It was ultimately determined that she had been transported to Savannah Memorial Hospital.

  • 3:47 p.m. – A white Chrysler Pacifica and a silver Toyota Rav4 were involved in a collision on I-95 North at the exit 22 interchange.  No injuries were reported.

  • 3:59 p.m. – A white Dodge Ram pickup, a white Ford transit van and a white Toyota Avalon were involved in a collision on I-95 North around the 23 mile marker.  One 41 year old Hispanic female was transported by EMS to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for treatment. 

  • 3:59 p.m. – A silver Toyota Corolla was involved in a single vehicle collision on I-95 South around the 23 mile marker after the driver lost control and struck a roadside drainage ditch in the center median.  She was transported by EMS to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for treatment.

  • 4:36 p.m. – A suspicious white male was reportedly making threats at the Travelodge Motel at 8216 East Main Street.

  • 6:46 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 North around the 18 mile marker in reference to a dark colored pickup towing a motorcycle on a flatbed trailer.

OCTOBER 21, 2017

  • 12:11 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at a residence on Brandon Cove in the North Ridge Community.

  • 12:26 a.m. – Ridgeland Officers traveled to the Jasper County Detention Center at 12008 North Jacob Smart Boulevard in service of an outstanding warrant against inmate Corey Aaron Crawford following his arrest by Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputies in service of an outstanding 2015 shoplifting warrant during a traffic stop at the Family Inn Motel in Hardeeville.  Crawford’s charges with RPD stemmed from a December 31st 2015 report of a larceny at the Quality Inn Motel at 221 James Taylor Drive where he was captured on surveillance video stealing a 32″ television from a vacant room on December 30th.  He was later arrested for the offense on January 15th 2016 and ultimately found guilty of the charges in Ridgeland Municipal Court on February 1st.  He was then placed on a time payment plan to settle the court ordered fines which he failed to comply with resulting in a bench warrant being issued for his arrest.

  • 1:49 a.m. – A gray Volkswagen Passat was involved in a single vehicle collision on I-95 South at the 20 mile marker after striking a deer in the roadway.  No injuries were reported.
  • 5:49 a.m. – A suspicious white female was reported in the roadway in front of Logan Lane Apartments at 544 South Logan Street.

  • 10:35 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on Old House Road in reference to a gray Ford Mustang traveling East.

  • 12:40 p.m. – Jeremiah Manigault, 17 of Ridgeland, was placed on trespass notice for the business property of the Subway Restaurant at 8234 East Main Street at Management’s request.

  • 1:21 p.m. – A civil dispute regarding repossession of a Lincoln Navigator was reported in the parking lot area of the Travelodge Motel at 8216 East Main Street.

  • 2:06 p.m. – A civil dispute was filed at The Palms Motel at 10735 South Jacob Smart Boulevard after the complainant’s gray Pontiac Aztec was returned to them a day late after being loaned to an acquaintance.

  • 4:07 p.m. – A complaint of fireworks being ignited was filed in the Oakridge Trailer Park Community on North Green Street.

  • 5:57 p.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted EMS Personnel responding to a report of an adult male having difficulty breathing at a residence on North Green Street.

  • 7:35 p.m. – A gold GMC Sierra pickup and a gold Chrysler Concorde were involved in a collision at the intersection of North Jacob Smart Boulevard and East Main Street.  A 44 year old Hispanic female driver was transported by EMS to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for treatment.

  • 9:29 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 27 mile marker in reference to a red pickup.

  • 10:26 p.m. – A noise complaint was filed at a residence on First Avenue in reference to a neighboring home.

  • 11:20 p.m. – A black Chevy Impala was tracked at 107 mph while traveling South on I-95 around the 23 mile marker at which time RPD Officers attempted a traffic stop with the suspect vehicle continuing South swerving in and out of the lane of travel several times.  It then exited at the 22 interchange onto Highway 17 ultimately merging onto North Green Street where the driver continued to accelerate running through the stop sign at the Highway 278 intersection and the stop light at the West Main Street intersection at 110 mph.  The suspect ultimately failed to navigate a left turn in front of the Family Dollar Store at 73 South Green Street where he struck two palms trees rolling the vehicle over before finally coming to a stop causing a small fire on the undercarriage.  Driver Poncie Capers, 54 of Ridgeland, was found suspended from his safety belt continuously stating to responding Police and Fire Personnel that he was not the person driving and that he believed he was in the town of Varnville SC.  He was ultimately extricated from the vehicle and transported by EMS to Savannah Memorial Hospital for treatment as five warrant affidavits were filed against him under charges of reckless driving, suspended vehicle tag, operating uninsured, driving under suspension 3rd offense, open container & malicious injury to real property.  Assisting South Carolina Highway Patrol Officers traveled to Savannah Memorial in order to conduct their own investigation into possible DUI charges.

    Poncie Capers

OCTOBER 20, 2017

  • 4:10 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Family Dollar Store at 74 South Green Street where they discovered the front door of the business having suffered substantial damage.  A review of surveillance footage revealed 2 males exiting a vehicle and forcing entry using a pry bar at which point a cable was attached to the business ATM just inside the front door area.  The suspects then attache the other end of the cable to the vehicle they arrived in and dragged the machine into the parking lot where they immediately loaded it into the rear and flee the area. Additional footage is being reviewed for suspect identification and pending charges.

  • 8:16 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Boys & Girls Club at 456 Grays Highway.

  • 8:23 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Jasper County Magistrate’s Office at 967 West Adams Street.

  • 11:26 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Manuel Architecture Studio at 516 South Green Street.

  • 1:23 p.m. – A black male was reportedly rummaging through a boat in front of a home on Third Avenue before fleeing the area in a black pickup after realizing he had been witnessed.

  • 2:13 p.m. – A white GMC Sierra pickup and a tan GMC Yukon were involved in a collision at the intersection of North Logan and East Wilson Streets.  No injuries were reported.

  • 3:51 p.m. – A silver and red tractor trailer was reportedly traveling North on I-95 around the 19 mile marker with the rear trailer door standing open.

  • 4:28 p.m. – Four people were reportedly involved in an argument in the parking lot area of the McDonald’s Restaurant at 8548 Grahamville Road.

  • 6:53 p.m. – A suspicious gray vehicle was reported in the parking lot area at Woodridge Apartments at 414 South Logan Street.

  • 8:37 p.m. – A traffic safety checkpoint was conducted on Sycamore Drive where a white Ford Crown Victoria approached driven by Marvin Andrew Fuller.  During a probable cause search of the vehicle Fuller turned and fled the area on foot initiating a short foot pursuit before he was detained without incident.  Further investigation revealed a quantity of marijuana concealed inside of the vehicle at which point he was placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center as JB’s Towing took possession of the vehicle.

OCTOBER 19, 2017

  • 1:16 a.m. – A burglary was reported at the Econo Lodge Motel at 511 James Taylor Drive after Patrol Officers discovered the front door having been forced open by an unknown person.  Evidence collected at the scene has been submitted to the SLED Forensics Laboratory for analysis and suspect identification as surveillance footage is reviewed.

  • 3:22 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Jasper County Magistrate’s Office at 967 West Adams Street.  Additional activations occurred at 9:03 a.m., 5:41 p.m. & 7:03 p.m.

  • 8:37 a.m. – A black Mercedes station wagon was stopped in the parking lot of the Dollar General Store at 8123 East Main Street after Patrol Officers spotted Joshau Abraham Heyward, who was listed as a wanted person by RPD, behind the wheel.  A check of his information revealed his South Carolina driver’s license to currently be under a state of suspension resulting in additional charges as he was placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center as Hook Ups Towing took possession of the vehicle.  Heyward’s outstanding warrants stemmed from two separate incidents on September 20th and October 15th where he was captured on surveillance footage stealing store items from the Gulf Station at 8250 East Main Street.  He is also listed as a wanted person by the Saint Stephen SC Police Department stemming from an outstanding failure to appear bench warrant for a previous traffic violation.

  • 2:43 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 21 mile marker in reference to an orange Kenworth tractor trailer.

  • 3:12 p.m. – A silver GMC pickup was reportedly partially blocking a lane of travel while parked in front of the Ridgeland Post Office at 7554 West Main Street.

  • 4:11 p.m. – A domestic dispute between a male and a female was reported at a residence on East Adams Street.

  • 4:19 p.m. – An animal complaint was filed on Sailfish Circle in the Carters Mill Estates Community regarding a stray pit bull roaming the area.

  • 7:51 p.m. – A flatbed tractor trailer loaded with lumber was reportedly operating without functioning taillights on I-95 North around the 11 mile marker.

  • 8:04 p.m. – A silver Ford Explorer was involved in a single vehicle collision after striking a deer in the roadway on Rice Shire Road.  No injuries were reported.

  • 8:05 p.m. – A suspicious white Lincoln was reported in the parking lot area of the Econo Lodge Motel at 511 James Taylor Drive.

  • 10:05 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted at a residence on Sailfish Circle in the Carters Mill Estates Community after a 911 hang up call was received by Jasper County Emergency Services.

  • 10:08 p.m. – A suspicious person was reported in the parking lot of the Gulf Station at 8250 East Main Street.

  • 10:17 p.m. – Officers assisted the Ridgeland Fire Department with traffic control on I-95 North at the 21 mile marker after a concrete truck became fully engulfed in flames allegedly stemming from an engine malfunction.  No injuries were reported.

OCTOBER 19, 2017

  • 1:34 a.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a male tenant at the Travelodge Motel at 8216 East Main Street after he contacted Jasper County Emergency Services stating that he was concerned for his personal safety.  Officers were dispatched to speak with the same male a second time at 10:17 a.m.  At 2:20 p.m. RPD Officers assisted South Carolina Probation & Parole Agents after they received a tamper alert from the male’s ankle monitor assigned to him following his August 25th supervised release from the Kirkland Correctional Institution in Columbia SC after serving a nearly 20 year sentence for a 1999 criminal sexual conduct 1st degree conviction.  Upon Agents gaining entry into the room no persons were found inside and the GPS tracking device was determined to have been disabled and discarded in the parking lot area prompting Agents to immediately file a warrant for the arrest of Stephen Alford Griner Jr.  He is described as a 49 year old white male standing 6 feet tall and weighing approximately 165 pounds.  He has a scar on his left wrist with several tattoos including “LIFE” on his right arm, a heart wrapped in a spider web and a dragon on his left arm and a tiger’s head on his right shoulder.  The photo below was taken upon his recent release from prison.  If you have seen Stephen Griner Jr. or have any information on his current whereabouts please call 911.

    Stephen Griner Jr.

  • 9:45 a.m. – An animal complaint was filed on Third Avenue in reference to two stray pit bulls roaming the area.  Both dogs were collected by the responding Officer and transported to the Jasper Animal Rescue Mission at 1352 Carters Mill Road.

  • 11:52 a.m. – A property damage complaint was filed at a residence on Wise Street after the homeowner’s son broke a window glass on the back side of the home before fleeing the area driving a gray SUV when confronted.  A warrant affidavit has been filed against Stephan Jacque Lee Roberson, 36, charging him with malicious injury to property.

    Stephan Roberson

  • 1:15 p.m. – An animal complaint was filed at a residence on Sailfish Circle in the Carters Mill Estates Community regarding an ongoing problem with a group of stray dogs roaming the area.

  • 3:15 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Jasper County Magistrate’s Office at 967 West Adams Street.

  • 6:26 p.m. – A beach cruiser style bicycle was reportedly stolen from a male subject at Turpin Park on October 16th.  The complainant failed to report the theft on that occasion; however contacted Law Enforcement on today’s date after spotting a black male riding it on Malphrus Street.  Responding Officers located the male at the intersection of North Green and Jaudon Streets where he stated that the bicycle belonged to him and had been stolen from his Aunt’s home approximately 2 weeks ago but was never reported to police.  He stated that he then reclaimed it when he spotted it left unattended at Turpin Park during the past weekend.  Responding Officers collected the bicycle for storage at the Ridgeland Police Department pending proof of ownership provided by either party.

  • 7:46 p.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted Jasper County Deputies at a residence on Scots Pine Road regarding a civil dispute between a former tenant and the homeowner over a recent eviction.

  • 7:59 a.m. – A complaint was filed by a male subject riding a bicycle who alleged that he suffered a fall at the entrance of the Shell Station at 8309 East Main Street after a vehicle cut him short when pulling into the business parking lot at approximately 2 p.m.

OCTOBER 17, 2017

  • 12:13 a.m. – A verbal dispute between a male and a female was reported at a residence on First Avenue.  Officers were dispatched the the home a second time at 12:47 a.m.

  • 7:44 a.m. – A property damage complaint was filed at Heron Crossing Apartments at 72 Heron Crossing Drive after the Property Manager discovered several window screens having been destroyed during the overnight hours.

  • 8:40 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Boys & Girls Club at 456 Grays Highway.

  • 8:59 a.m. – An animal complaint was filed behind the Jasper County Courthouse at 265 Russell Street in reference to two brown and white pit bulls roaming the area.  Both dogs were collected by the responding Officer and transported to the Jasper Animal Rescue Mission at 1352 Carters Mill Road.

  • 10:25 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at a residence on Colony Drive in the Bees Creek Plantation Community.

  • 11:40 a.m. – A harassment complaint was filed at a residence on Oakridge South in the Oakridge Trailer Park Community stemming from an ongoing verbal dispute between the complainant and a male acquaintance from a neighboring home.

  • 2:00 p.m. – A black Jeep was stopped for a failure to signal violation on I-95 South at the exit 21 interchange where driver Mario Luis Ojito Jr., 33 of Hialeah FL, was found to be in possession of a quantity of marijuana.  He was cited for the offense and assigned a court date prior to leaving the area.

  • 3:45 p.m. – A silver Toyota Corolla was involved in a single vehicle collision on Nuna Rock Road after striking a deer in the roadway.  No injuries were reported.

  • 5:03 p.m. – A 1 year old male was transported by EMS from a residence on Red Drum Street in the Carters Mill Estates Community to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville after reportedly having difficulty breathing.

  • 8:17 p.m. – A verbal dispute between a male and a female was reported at Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue.

  • 10:25 p.m. – A traffic hazard was reported on North Green Street between the West Main Street and Highway 278 intersections after a large amount of broken glass was discovered on the roadway.

OCTOBER 16, 2017

  • 8:46 a.m. – A maroon Chevy Venture mini van was turned over to Elite Towing for removal from the area after being left abandoned in the parking lot of the Blue Heron Park on James Taylor Drive.

  • 10:05 a.m. – Ridgeland Officers traveled to the Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center at 3841 Leeds Avenue in North Charleston where inmate Tanaisha Davon Johnson was turned over to their custody and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center in reference to three outstanding warrants issued by the Ridgeland Police Department.  Johnson’s charge stemmed from a September 14th  complaint filed by a Charleston resident regarding a letter from the SCDMV notifying her that her South Carolina driver’s license was scheduled to be placed under suspension for an unpaid speeding ticket issued by the Ridgeland Police Department during a July 8th 2017 traffic stop. The complainant alleged that she was not the recipient of the citation and that someone had fraudulently used her name and date of birth.  A review of dash and body cam footage revealed Johnson, the complainant’s daughter, to be the person involved at which point warrants were issued for her arrest.

  • 10:36 a.m. – An animal complaint was filed on First Avenue in reference to a trapped raccoon.

  • 11:25 a.m. – A complaint was filed by a homeowner on Fourth Avenue stemming from an unauthorized October 13th Comcast/Xfinity digital cable order that was placed under the complainant’s name by an unknown person.

  • 1:15 p.m. – A civil dispute between a customer and staff regarding a recent prescription was reported at the Rite Aid Pharmacy at 8225 East Main Street.

  • 4:45 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on East Wilson Street in reference to a silver Chevy Impala.

  • 4:48 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on Highway 17 in reference to a dark green passenger car traveling North between Hardeeville and Ridgeland.

  • 10:05 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 26 mile marker in reference to a light blue Lincoln Town Car.

  • 10:10 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Bobops Convenience Store at 8548 Grahamville Road.

  • 10:27 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted at The Palms Motel at 10735 South Jacob Smart Boulevard after a 911 hang up call was received by Jasper County Emergency Services.

OCTOBER 15, 2017

  • 12:26 a.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted South Carolina Highway Patrol conducting a traffic stop on a white Jeep at the intersection of West Main Street and North Railroad Avenue where driver Anjel Alday, 26 of Montgomery AL, was ultimately placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center under SCHP charges of no driver’s license and open container.

    Anjel Alday

  • 12:51 a.m. – A noise complaint was filed at a residence on Carters Mill Road in reference to loud music at a neighboring home.

  • 2:51 a.m. – A shoplifting was reported at the Gulf Station at 8250 East Main Street after a black male was captured on surveillance video stealing store items before leaving the area walking North.  He is believed to be the same suspect responsible for a September 20th theft at the same business.  If you have any information on the identity of the subject pictured below please contact Sgt. McIntosh at 843-321-0780.  You need not reveal your identity and will not be asked.
  • 3:10 a.m. – A suspicious tan Cadillac Escalade was reported in the parking lot of the Jasper County Detention Center at 12008 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 3:45 a.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputies in responding to a large fight inside of Club Pluto at 8812 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 10:19 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on Wellington Loop in reference to a white Nissan Maxima.

  • 11:14 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 28 mile marker in reference to a white tractor trailer.

  • 11:51 a.m. – A Dodge Caravan and a Kia Sportage were involved in a collision on I-95 South around the 18 mile marker.  No injuries were reported.

  • 12:20 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 North around the 17 mile marker in reference to a gray Ford sedan.

  • 1:20 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Baptist Church at 1448 Grays Highway.

  • 2:09 p.m. – A suspicious black male armed with a small hatchet was reported in the parking lot of the Burger King Restaurant at 8257 East Main Street.

  • 4:49 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported at the intersection of Highway 462 and Old House Road in reference to a small blue convertible passenger car.

  • 5:55 p.m. – A black male was reportedly assaulting a black female as they walked East on Adams Street from the South Jacob Smart Boulevard intersection.

  • 6:57 p.m. – A complaint was filed at the Piggly Wiggly Grocery Store at 10847 North Jacob Smart Boulevard after a black male entered the business and paid for his purchases with a counterfeit $100 bill.  Surveillance footage is being reviewed for suspect identification and pending charges.  If you have any information on the identity of the subject pictured below please contact Sgt. McIntosh at 843-321-0780.  You need not reveal your identity and will not be asked.
  • 8:47 p.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputies in responding to a report of a black male lying beside the roadway at the intersection of Mitchellville Road and Apple Blossom Lane.  The subject was found to have been assaulted at which point EMS units were dispatched who ultimately transported him to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for treatment.

  • 9:36 p.m. – A suspicious white male was reportedly knocking on the back door of  a residence on Hagin Drive.  Responding Officers discovered the male to be short of breath and having sharp chest pains at which point EMS units were dispatched who ultimately transported him to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville.

  • 10:03 p.m. – A verbal domestic dispute between a male and a female was reported at a residence on Shadetree Street in the Carters Mill Estates Community.

OCTOBER 14, 2017

  • 12:22 a.m. – A suspicious white Infiniti i35 was reported in the parking lot of the Wendy’s Restaurant at 8480 Grahamville Road.

  • 12:54 a.m. – Officers responding to a harassment complaint at The Palms Motel at 10735 South Jacob Smart Boulevard observed Tiffany Delaine Cooler in the driver’s seat of a white Ford Escape parked in front of a room with an unknown black female in the front passenger seat and Ronald Q. Shermer in the back.  Cooler was ordered out of the vehicle and placed under arrest in reference to two outstanding warrants issued against her by the Ridgeland Police Department as the black female passenger exited and fled the area on foot.  Ronald Shermer was then placed under arrest under a charge of hindering due to having been warned on several recent occasions that Cooler was a wanted person.  A search of the white Ford Escape revealed numerous pieces of drug paraphernalia to include crack pipes, syringes and cooking spoons as well as quantities of cocaine, crack cocaine, Oxycodone & Suboxone resulting in additional charges against Cooler as both subjects were transported to the Jasper County Detention Center.  Cooler’s initial outstanding warrants stemmed from a July 1st incident at the Carolina Lodge Motel at 8260 East Main Street where she was arrested and charged with larceny after being captured on surveillance video stealing a wallet from a male complainant at a neighboring room.  She then failed to appear in Ridgeland Municipal Court on August 28th to answer to the charge where she was found guilty during a trial in absence and a warrant was issued for her arrest.  Her second charge stemmed from an August 4th motor vehicle theft at a residence on East Adams Street where she stole a 2001 Buick LeSabre after snatching the keys from the owner while a guest inside of his home.  The vehicle was later found abandoned on August 22nd in the Mitchellville area near a home on Orange Grove Road where she is known to have been recently hiding from Law Enforcement.  Cooler also still has pending felony charges stemming from a quantity of crack cocaine found in her possession while an inmate at the Jasper County Detention Center following her July 1st arrest.

  • 9:28 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 North around the 18 mile marker in reference to a silver and black tractor trailer.

  • 10:20 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 28 mile marker in reference to a black Nissan Maxima.

  • 10:47 a.m. – A property damage complaint was filed by a passing motorist traveling South on I-95 around the 17 mile marker after an unknown person allegedly threw an item from a white van which then struck the windshield of the complainant’s Ford Escape.

  • 11:45 a.m. – Two motorcycles were reportedly racing one another at speeds in excess of 100 mph on I-95 South around the 29 mile marker.

  • 12:58 p.m. – A Nissan Altima was involved in a single vehicle collision at the intersection of South Jacob Smart Boulevard and Mango Drive after the driver lost control and stuck a light pole.  EMS responded to the scene for treatment to possible injuries.

  • 1:30 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a 39 year old white male at the intersection of West Main Street and North Railroad Avenue after information was received that he may wish to do harm to himself.  He was transported by responding Officers to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for analysis and treatment.  He was later transported at 2:01 a.m. to the Palmetto Lowcountry Behavioral Health Center in North Charleston.

  • 4:08 p.m. – Two black males were reportedly shouting and cursing in the roadway at the intersection of East Wilson and North Logan Streets.

  • 6:11 p.m. – A civil dispute regarding a child custody exchange was reported at a residence on Sailfish Circle in the Carters Mill Estates Community.

  • 6:51 p.m. – Jon Lamar Brantley, 56 of Ridgeland, was placed on trespass notice for a residence on Ward Court at the homeowner’s request.

  • 8:02 p.m. – A dispute between Management and a tenant was reported at the Travelodge Motel at 8216 East Main Street.

  • 8:33 p.m. – A black Dodge Ram 1500 pickup struck an unoccupied Honda Accord parked outside of a residence on Second Avenue.  No injuries were reported.

OCTOBER 13, 2017

  • 12:18 a.m. – A domestic dispute between a male and a female was reported in the parking lot area of Woodridge Apartments at 414 South Logan Street with the female ultimately fleeing the area to the McDonald’s Restaurant at 8548 Grahamville Road where she contacted Law Enforcement.  Responding Officers determined the chain of events initially began in the Fordville area at which point the case and information were forwarded to the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office.

  • 4:39 a.m. – A white Chevy Colorado pickup was involved in a single vehicle collision on Old House Road at Honey Hill Circle after the driver lost control and left the roadway striking a roadside drainage ditch.  Responding Officers discovered driver Joshua Adam Mosley to be operating without a vehicle tag displayed as well as having no valid insurance coverage.  He was placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center as Webster’s Towing took possession of the vehicle.  No injuries were reported in the collision.

  • 8:14 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Boys & Girls Club at 456 Grays Highway.

  • 9:45 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Creative Living By Design furniture store at 7797 West Main Street.

  • 1:17 p.m. – A theft was reported by a male complainant after he discovered an unauthorized payment to SCE&G appearing on his South State Bank statement.

  • 1:54 p.m. – A Chevy Astro Van and a Saturn Vue were involved in a collision on I-95 South around the 20 mile marker.  No injuries were reported.

  • 2:12 p.m. – A gold Chrysler Town & Country mini van and a black GMC Sierra pickup were involved in a collision at the intersection of Tillman and Great Swamp Roads.  One 17 year old female was transported by EMS to the Ridgeland Airport where she was airlifted for treatment.
  • 3:22 p.m. – An intoxicated male was reported in the parking lot area of Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue.

  • 5:09 p.m. – A large piece of tire debris was reported in the roadway on I-95 North around the 23 mile marker.

  • 5:32 p.m. – A white Ford F150 pickup, a black Chevy Impala and a blue Toyota Tacoma pickup were reportedly one another while traveling North on I-95 between Hardeeville and Ridgeland.

  • 7:07 p.m. – An allegedly intoxicated female was reportedly operating a black Toyota Corolla in the parking lot of The Palms Motel at 10735 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 10:05 p.m. – A suspicious blue Ford was reported in the parking lot area of Turpin Park at 901 North Logan Street.

  • 10:44 p.m. – Three suspicious vehicles were reported in the parking  lot area of the former Jasper’s Porch Restaurant at 153 James Taylor Drive.

OCTOBER 12, 2017

  • 4:31 a.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a disabled white Chevy passenger car in the I-95 Southbound truck parking area at the 17 mile marker.

  • 7:14 a.m. – A domestic dispute between a male and a female was reported at a residence on North Green Street culminating in the male party breaking a front door window glass.  The homeowner declined prosecution in the matter with the stipulation that Ronald Q. Shermer, 71 of Ridgeland, be placed on trespass notice for the property.

  • 10:02 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at a residence on East Woodlawn Street.

  • 12:17 p.m. – A baby in a child safety seat was reportedly left alone inside of a white mini van in the parking lot of the Piggly Wiggly Grocery Store at 10847 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 1:14 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 28 mile marker in reference to a blue Hyundai.

  • 2:05 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted at the Ridgeland Correctional Institution at 5 Correctional Road after an open line 911 call was received by Jasper County Emergency Services.

  • 3:04 p.m. – A harassment complaint was filed at a residence on Sailfish Circle in reference to a male juvenile reportedly bullying the complainant’s children while waiting for the school bus.

  • 3:12 p.m. – A 3 year old male was reportedly left alone inside of a rented room at the Travelodge Motel at 8216 East Main Street.  After ensuring the child’s safety and locating his Mother the information was forwarded to the Jasper County Department of Social Services.

  • 6:05 p.m. – A blue Ford Expedition was stopped for speeding and several improper lane changes on I-95 North around the 22 mile marker where driver Harold Samuel King was found to be operating under a suspended Florida driver’s license as well as having no valid insurance coverage.  Further investigation revealed the Florida tag displayed to be registered to a different vehicle at which point King was placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center as J&M Towing took possession of the vehicle.

OCTOBER 11, 2017

  • 1:38 a.m. – A domestic dispute between a male and a female was reported at Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue.

  • 3:35 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at Scott’s Automotive at 495 South Green Street.

  • 6:59 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Star Point BP Station at 11122 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 7:34 a.m. – A suspicious white male was reported outside of the Jasper County Board of Disabilities Office at 1512 Grays Highway.

  • 7:49 a.m. – A red Freightliner tractor trailer was struck by an unknown white tractor trailer which then left the area without reporting the collision while traveling South on I-95 around the 18 mile marker.  No injuries were reported.

  • 8:39 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the South State Bank at 10671 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 9:30 a.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a 42 year old male outside of the Jasper County Mental Health Clinic at 1510 Grays Highway.  He was ultimately transported by EMS to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for evaluation and treatment.

  • 9:44 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on Sycamore Drive in reference to a burgundy Ford Mustang.

  • 4:23 p.m. – A harassment complaint was filed at a residence on Fordville Road after alleged threats were made by a Jasper County Detention Center inmate.

  • 5:41 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a male subject lying beside the roadway on Highway 17 at the I-95 exit 18 interchange.

  • 11:26 p.m. – Officers traveled to Old House Road in the area of Good Hope Plantation where Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputies conducting a traffic stop on a gray Chevy Impala discovered driver Ashley Latoya Bolden to be listed as a wanted person by the Ridgeland Police Department.  She was placed under arrest by responding Officers and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center. Bolden’s charges stemmed from a July 1st 2016 incident at the Econo Lodge Motel at 511 James Taylor Drive where she was captured on surveillance video entering a tenant’s room and stealing several personal items while employed as a front desk clerk.  She was arrested for the offense on July 11th 2016 and later found guilty of the charges in Ridgeland Municipal Court on August 8th where she was placed on a time payment plan to settle the court ordered fines which she failed to comply with resulting in a bench warrant being issued for her arrest.

OCTOBER 10, 2017

  • 12:31 a.m. – A black Toyota Camry was stopped for a defective lighting violation at the intersection of Smith’s Crossing and Bees Creek Road where driver Gary Edward Scott, 54 of Ridgeland, was found to be operating under a suspended South Carolina driver’s license.  Further investigation revealed passenger Eric Mare Scott, 37 of Manassas VA, and James Lamont Barnes to both be in possession of open containers of beer with Barnes receiving an additional charge after being found in possession of a quantity of crack cocaine and attempting to destroy a crack pipe concealed on his person after being detained.  Gary and Eric Scott were both cited for their respective offenses prior to leaving the area as Hook Ups Towing took possession of the vehicle.  James Barnes was placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center.

  • 5:48 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 31 mile marker in reference to a small dark colored passenger car.

  • 8:16 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Boys & Girls Club at 456 Grays Highway.

  • 12:59 p.m. – Two stereo speakers were reported missing from the Ridgeland Alternative School at 913 Grays Highway.  They were ultimately returned just after responding Officer’s arrival.

  • 4:46 p.m. – A breach of trust was reported at The Palms Motel at 10735 South Jacob Smart Boulevard after a male tenant allowed a female acquaintance to borrow his white 2008 Ford Escape on October 8th around 3 p.m. which she has since failed to return.

  • 3:02 p.m. – A theft was reported at the Heron Crossing Apartments Property Manager’s Office at 209 Heron Crossing Drive after a tenant’s US postal money order was found to be missing.

  • 5:05 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a white female in the parking lot of the Citgo Station at 107 Sycamore Drive after a relative became concerned for her safety.

  • 5:14 p.m. – A suspicious male was reported in the parking lot of the Ridgeland Baptist Church at 1448 Grays Highway.

  • 8:24 p.m. – A verbal domestic dispute between a male and a female was reported at Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue.

OCTOBER 9, 2017

  • 6:10 a.m. – A welfare check was conducted on an intoxicated 33 year old female shouting on the front lawn of a residence on Honeycomb Lane in the Bees Creek Plantation Community.

  • 6:33 a.m. – Two persons were reportedly arguing in the parking lot of Woodridge Apartments at 414 South Logan Street.

  • 7:21 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Star Point BP Station at 11122 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 7:36 a.m. – A domestic dispute between a male and a female was reported at Woodridge Apartments at 414 South Logan Street after the female party began removing personal items from the apartment she recently vacated.

  • 9:43 a.m. – A suspicious white female was reported inside of a rented room at The Palms Motel at 10735 South Jacob Smart Boulevard. 

  • 10:21 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 24 mile marker in reference to a red Ford pickup.

  • 11:23 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Jasper County Magistrate’s Office at 967 West Adams Street.

  • 3:02 p.m. – A civil dispute between Management and a tenant was reported at the Carolina Lodge Motel at 8260 East Main Street.

  • 3:22 p.m. – Three suspicious persons were reported at a residence on Shadetree Street in the Carters Mill Estates Community.

  • 5:53 p.m. – A male pedestrian was reportedly walking South on I-95 at the exit 18 interchange.

  • 6:05 p.m. – A suspicious male was reported on East Frontage Road by the entrance to the Ridgeland Correctional Institution.

  • 7:22 p.m. – A white Pontiac Grand Prix was stopped on West Main Street at the Sisters Ferry Road intersection after a check of the displayed South Carolina tag showed it to be registered to a Chevy Cavalier as well as being under a state of suspension.  Driver Derek William McCoy was found to be operating under a suspended South Carolina driver’s license in addition to having no valid insurance coverage or vehicle registration.  He was placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center as Hook Ups Towing took possession of the vehicle.

  • 8:20 p.m. – A customer’s purse was reported missing from a shopping cart in the parking lot of Harvey’s Grocery Store at 8205 East Main Street.

  • 8:45 p.m. – A brown and white long haired Chihuahua who answers to the name “Lilly” was reported missing from outside of a residence on Benson Lane having been last seen at approximately 5 p.m.
  • 10:00 p.m. – A white male pedestrian was reportedly sitting beside the roadway in the center median on I-95 South around the 23 mile marker.

OCTOBER 8, 2017

  • 1:22 a.m. – A suspicious vehicle was reported outside of the former Jasper’s Porch Restaurant at 153 James Taylor Drive.

  • 2:08 a.m. – A large piece of metal debris was reported in the roadway on I-95 South around the 22 mile marker.

  • 3:42 a.m. – Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputies conducting a traffic stop of a silver Honda at the intersection of South Jacob Smart Boulevard and Smith’s Crossing discovered passenger Sidney Creighton Ford Jr. to be listed as a wanted person by the Ridgeland Police Department.  He was placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center where responding RPD Officers arrived for warrant service.  Also arrested during the stop was driver Shakayla Dominique Ford, 20 of Ridgeland, under JCSO charges of driving under suspension and simple possession of marijuana.  Sidney Ford’s charges with RPD stemmed from an August 11th 2017 domestic dispute at Woodridge Apartments at 414 South Logan Street where he stole a cell phone from the Mother of his child during an argument before leaving the area prior to Law Enforcement arrival.

    Shakayla Ford

  • 7:05 a.m. – An assault was reported in the parking lot area of Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue after a male subject allegedly struck the complainant during a verbal dispute before leaving the area prior to Law Enforcement arrival.

  • 9:40 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Medical Center at 1520 Grays Highway.

  • 11:15 a.m. – A silver 2007 Chrysler 300 was reportedly stolen from outside of a tenant’s room at the Carolina Lodge Motel at 8260 East Main Street.  A review of surveillance video revealed a tow truck removing the vehicle from the property at approximately 3 a.m. stemming from a default Title Max payment.

  • 12:30 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 27 mile marker in reference to a tan Honda Accord.

  • 12:51 p.m. – A suspicious gold Chrysler was reported in the parking lot of the Short Stop BP Station at 10728 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 12:55 p.m. – A civil dispute was reported at the Quality Inn Motel at 221 James Taylor Drive regarding non payment of a rented room.

  • 5:37 p.m. – A suspicious red Chevy pickup was reported at the intersection of Bees Creek and Glover Roads.

  • 7:29 p.m. – A gray Nissan Maxima and a white Chevy Equinox were involved in a collision at the intersection of West Main Street and North Railroad Avenue.  No injuries were reported.

  • 8:30 p.m. – A suspicious person was reported at the South Carolina Department of Probation & Parole Office at 214 Second Avenue.

  • 9:41 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 North around the 16 mile marker in reference to a white Ford F150 pickup.

  • 10:05 p.m. – A silver Honda Accord and a pickup towing a passenger car on a flatbed trailer were involved in a collision on East Main Street at the I-95 Northbound entrance ramp with the pickup continuing North without reporting the collision.  The driver of the Honda was transported by EMS to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for treatment.

OCTOBER 7, 2017

  • 3:07 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Sunoco Station at 11965 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 8:22 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on Highway 462 near the Salzburg Landing Road intersection in reference to a gray Jeep Cherokee traveling West.

  • 11:15 a.m. – A civil dispute regarding a prescription drop off was reported at the Rite Aid Pharmacy at 8225 East Main Street.

  • 11:32 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at Ken’s Tire Service at 10464 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 12:25 p.m. – A domestic dispute between a male and a female was reported at Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue.

  • 4:13 p.m. – An attempted shoplifting was reported at the Piggly Wiggly Grocery Store at 10847 North Jacob Smart Boulevard after a black male juvenile was witnessed stealing an alcoholic beverage.  He then returned the item when confronted by Management and left the area on foot prior to Law Enforcement arrival.

  • 5:24 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 21 mile marker in reference to a silver Buick.

  • 6:56 p.m. – A noise complaint was filed at Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue in reference to several subjects shouting in the parking lot area.

  • 11:02 p.m. – A suspicious silver Honda Odyssey was reported at Turpin Park at 901 North Logan Street.

OCTOBER 6, 2017

  • 1:23 a.m. – A suspicious white male was reported in the parking lot area of the Gulf Station at 8250 East Main Street.

  • 2:49 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Sunoco Station at 11965 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 4:57 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 North around the 15 mile marker in reference to a tractor trailer.

  • 8:28 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Boys & Girls Club at 456 Grays Highway.

  • 11:53 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Cute Stuff Children’s Consignment Shop at 7772 West Main Street.

  • 12:33 p.m. – A complaint was filed at the Quality Inn Motel at 221 James Taylor Drive regarding numerous items being left inside of a recently vacated room.

  • 2:13 p.m. – A Nissan Rogue and a Dodge Charger were involved in a collision at the intersection of Highway 462 and Roseland Road.  The male driver of the Charger was transported by EMS to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for treatment.

  • 5:23 p.m. – A suspicious black male and black female were reported at Turpin Park at 901 North Logan Street.

  • 7:38 p.m. – An open door was discovered at the Simply Carolina Kitchen & Bath Showroom at 10688 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 9:07 p.m. – Patrol Officers spotted a 16 year old black male juvenile smoking marijuana on West Main Street just East of the Green Street intersection.  He left the area on foot but was soon after stopped at the Brabham Street intersection where he was found to be in possession of a quantity of marijuana.  He was cited for the offense and assigned a court date prior to leaving the area.

  • 9:27 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at Ken’s Tire Service at 10464 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 9:43 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at a residence on West Wilson Street.

  • 10:37 p.m. – A suspicious person complaint was filed at the Quality Inn Motel at 221 James Taylor Drive in reference to two subjects knocking on various tenants’ doors.

OCTOBER 5, 2017

  • 12:10 a.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted South Carolina Highway Patrol conducting a traffic stop in the parking lot of the Burger King Restaurant at 8257 East Main Street where driver Charles Albert Cooler, 65 of Hardeeville SC, was ultimately placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center under charges of driving under the influence & driving under suspension 3rd offense.

    Charles Cooler

  • 1:50 a.m. – A gray Chevy Z71 pickup was involved in a single vehicle collision at the intersection of Bees Creek Road and Rosa Lee Wright Lane after the driver lost control and struck a roadside drainage ditch.  Patrol Officers discovered the vehicle unoccupied at which point it was turned over to Scott’s Automotive for removal from the area.
  • 3:29 a.m. – A call was received from Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville regarding a male patient in the ER who reportedly rolled over on a loaded Co2 firearm causing it to discharge striking him in the back of the head at a residence on Brandon Cove in the North Ridge Community.

  • 3:40 a.m. – A welfare check was conducted at a residence on Rock Street after the homeowner became concerned over suspicious noises outside.

  • 4:31 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 22 mile marker in reference to a black GMC Yukon.

  • 5:53 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Exxon Station at 8310 East Main Street.

  • 6:40 a.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a black male subject sleeping on a bench at the Ralph Tuten Park at 8281 East Main Street.

  • 8:01 a.m. – A complaint was filed at the Simply Carolina Kitchen & Bath Showroom at 10688 South Jacob Smart Boulevard after several plants were found to have been pulled from their planter box beds on the front of the business.  Surveillance video is being reviewed for suspect identification and pending charges.

  • 8:38 a.m. – An assault was reported between two male inmates at the Jasper County Detention Center at 12008 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.  The incident is said to have occurred on August 31st.

  • 9:18 a.m. – A black 2010 Chevy Silverado 3500 pickup bearing SC tag NLH-719 with an attached 2016 Big Tex 51′ car hauler trailer, (Tag # 21145PT), were reportedly stolen from in front of a residence on North Green Street sometime after 10 p.m. October 4th.

  • 10:25 a.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted Jasper County Deputies in responding to a domestic dispute between a 26 year old female with a newborn baby and a 25 year old male outside of a residence on Allen Drive ending with the female fleeing with her child into a wooded area.  Persons on scene and potential witnesses refused to cooperate with Law Enforcement.

  • 10:35 a.m. – A burgundy Nissan Altima was stopped for speeding on I-95 North around the 24 mile marker where driver Bridgette Rachelle Kiser, 22 of Titusville FL, was found to be in possession of a quantity of marijuana.  She was cited for the offenses and assigned a court date prior to leaving the area.

  • 11:37 a.m. – Two allegedly intoxicated black males were reported at the intersection of North Railroad Avenue and West Main Street.

  • 12:10 p.m. – A white Lexus Rx350 was struck by a rolling shopping cart pushed by a wind gust in the parking lot of the Dollar General Store at 8123 East Main Street.

  • 4:57 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at a residence on Sisters Ferry Road.

  • 5:17 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 23 mile marker in reference to a white Audi.

  • 5:18 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 31 mile marker in reference to a black Hyundai Santa Fe.

  • 5:26 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported in the parking lot of Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue in reference to a tan Honda Accord.

  • 5:45 p.m. – A cell phone and a bag containing numerous pieces of identification were reported stolen from inside of a residence on Oakridge North in the Oakridge Trailer Park Community after a white female acquaintance of the complainant was allowed inside for a short time.

  • 7:01 p.m. – An adult male was transported by EMS to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville after suffering a fall due to a preexisting medical condition at The Palms Motel at 10735 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 7:28 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Boys & Girls Club at 456 Grays Highway.

  • 7:34 p.m. – A harassment complaint was filed at Baytree Apartments at 107 First Avenue after a black male was reportedly riding through the parking lot area several times in front of the complainant’s home.  The same subject allegedly pointed a handgun at the complainant’s son on October 3rd, however that incident remained unreported to Law Enforcement.

  • 8:31 p.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted South Carolina Highway Patrol in responding to a single vehicle collision involving a blue Chevy Suburban on I-95 South around the 24 mile marker.  The male driver was transported by EMS for treatment.

  • 11:06 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 32 mile marker in reference to a blue tractor trailer.

  • 11:37 p.m. – A suspicious male was reported at the intersection of Smith’s Crossing and Wall Street.

OCTOBER 4, 2017

  • 4:50 a.m. – A gold Pontiac Bonneville was involved in a single vehicle collision on Highway 462 around the Murad Road intersection after striking a large fallen tree blocking both lanes of travel. South Carolina Highway Patrol Officers responded to a second collision with the tree involving a Chevy Malibu.  No injuries were reported.
  • 7:56 a.m. – A harassment complaint was filed at the Short Stop BP Station at 10728 South Jacob Smart Boulevard after a black male reportedly began causing problems with another male.

  • 9:53 a.m. – A Cadillac SUV was involved in a single vehicle collision after striking the side of the building at the DaVita Dialysis Center at 112 Weathersbee Street.  No injuries were reported.

  • 12:38 p.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted South Carolina Highway Patrol conducting a traffic stop of a silver Pontiac Grand Am on I-95 South around the 25 mile marker where driver Shelbi Sessoms, 21 of Savannah GA, was ultimately placed under arrest under a charge of public disorderly conduct and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center.

    Shelbi Sessoms

  • 4:10 p.m. – A property damage report was filed regarding a previously unreported September 25th collision in the parking lot of the El Cheapo Station at 11033 North Jacob Smart Boulevard where the complainant’s pickup was allegedly struck by an unknown vehicle which then left the scene.

  • 5:57 p.m. – A cell phone was reported missing from Harvey’s Grocery Store at 8205 East Main Street after a customer possibly left it at the business. 

  • 7:33 p.m. – A civil complaint regarding handicap access was filed by a female tenant at the Carolina Lodge Motel at 8260 East Main Street.

  • 9:24 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Rite Aid Pharmacy at 8225 East Main Street.

  • 9:40 p.m. – A suspicious white male was reported in the parking lot area of the Star Point BP Station at 11122 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 11:13 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Sunoco Station at 11965 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

OCTOBER 3, 2017

  • 12:45 a.m. – Two suspicious white males in a black Hyundai were reported in the parking lot of the Short Stop BP Station at 10728 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 8:08 a.m. – An animal complaint was filed at Logan Lane Apartments at 544 South Logan Street in reference to a family of stray cats wandering the property.

  • 8:28 a.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at the Ridgeland Boys & Girls Club at 456 Grays Highway.

  • 12:28 p.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted Jasper County Deputies in responding to Heron Crossing Apartments at 72 Heron Crossing Drive where the suspect of a recent domestic dispute between a Mother and her two daughters at a residence on Tillman Road was reportedly standing in the parking lot area.  At the conclusion of their investigation Deputies placed a 16 year old black female under arrest charging her with incorrigible juvenile at which point she attempted to flee the area on foot resulting in an additional charge of resisting arrest.  She was transported to the Department of Juvenile Justice Detention Facility in Columbia.

  • 3:44 p.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted Jasper County Deputies in responding to A-1 Towing at 9888 South Jacob Smart Boulevard after a tip was received that two wanted persons were on the business property.  Christopher David Sullivan, 32, and Melissa Carey Sullivan, 39, were both ultimately discovered inside of a camper in the front parking lot where both were placed under arrest and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center pending extradition by the Darlington County SC Sheriff’s Office for outstanding grand larceny warrants.  Christopher Sullivan is also listed as a wanted person out of Knox County ME stemming from a 2013 failure to appear warrant for a felony larceny charge.

    Christopher Sullivan

    Melissa Sullivan

  • 4:39 p.m. – A harassment complaint was filed at The Palms Motel at 10735 South Jacob Smart Boulevard after a white female subject refused to leave the complainant’s room when ordered.

  • 5:27 p.m. – Officers responded to an activated alarm at a residence on North Green Street.

  • 6:04 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted at a residence on East Main Street regarding treatment of a dog chained in the backyard.

  • 7:45 p.m. – A white pickup was reportedly traveling South on I-95 around the 21 mile marker with inoperable brake lights.

  • 8:55 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted at the Travelodge Motel at 8216 East Main Street after a 911 hang up call was received by Jasper County Emergency Services.

OCTOBER 2, 2017

  • 11:38 a.m. – A white and blue tractor trailer was reportedly traveling North on Jacob Smart Boulevard at the Highway 278 intersection with an improperly secured load.

  • 12:13 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a black female toddler standing alone by the roadway in front of a residence on North Green Street.

  • 2:47 p.m. – A brown Dodge Durango and a silver Nissan Murano were involved in a collision on I-95 South around the 17 mile marker.  No injuries were reported.

  • 2:51 p.m. – A black Chevy SUV was stopped for speeding on I-95 North around the 18 mile marker where passenger Jafari Brian Johnson, 28 of Kannapolis NC, was found to be in possession of a quantity of marijuana.  He was cited for the offense and assigned a court date prior to leaving the area.

  • 3:59 p.m. – A light post was damaged at the intersection of Sisters Ferry Road and West Adams Street after being struck by a Fedex delivery truck.

  • 6:15 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on Highway 462 at the Deloss Point Road intersection in reference to a green Chevy S10 pickup.

  • 7:23 p.m. – A welfare check was conducted on a 34 year old male having difficulty breathing at a residence on North Logan Street.  He was transported by EMS to Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville for treatment.

  • 9:08 p.m. – A suspicious green Chevy Trailblazer was reported in the parking lot of the Regions Bank at 11004 North Jacob Smart Boulevard.

  • 9:37 p.m. – A property dispute between two male tenants was reported at the Forest Motel at 10504 South Jacob Smart Boulevard.

OCTOBER 1, 2017

  • 1:31 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on Kato Bay Road at the Crowfield intersection in reference to a silver Honda traveling North.

  • 5:06 a.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 North around the 14 mile marker in reference to a white Chevy Silverado pickup.  Responding Officers soon after spotted the vehicle around the 24 mile marker where it was observed crossing both lanes of travel onto the roadway shoulder several times at which time a traffic stop was conducted.  Driver Micah Wayne Wiggins, 32 of Walterboro SC, was ultimately placed under arrest by assisting South Carolina Highway Patrol Officers and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center under a charge of driving under the influence.

    Micah Wiggins

  • 10:23 a.m. – Officers traveled to the Beaufort County Detention Center at 100 Ribaut Road in Beaufort SC where inmate Tanika Kishana Thacker was turned over to their custody and transported to the Jasper County Detention Center in reference to outstanding warrants issued by the Ridgeland Police Department. Thacker’s charges stemmed from an October 3rd 2012 report filed at the KFC Restaurant at 8146 East Main Street where she was captured on surveillance video stealing money from the business safe on August 3, 2012 and again on August 4, 2012 while employed there resulting in two warrants being issued against her.  She was arrested for the offenses on March 3rd of 2014 after being apprehended in Beaufort County and later found guilty of both counts in Ridgeland Municipal Court on March 31st 2014.  She was then placed on a time payment plan to settle the court ordered fines which she failed to comply with resulting in two bench warrants being issued for her arrest.

  • 2:25 p.m. – Ridgeland Officers assisted Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputies in responding to a be on the lookout alert regarding a box truck recently stolen by an employee from a business on Honey Hill Road being tracked via GPS within the town limits of Ridgeland.  The vehicle was ultimately located approximately 1 hour later by Hampton County Sheriff’s Deputies at a residence on Big Mamas Road in Varnville where driver Shawn M. Garvin, 38 of Furman SC, was taken into custody and later turned over to responding Jasper County Detectives for transport to the Jasper County Detention Center under a breach of trust charge.

    Shawn Garvin

  • 4:32 p.m. – A reckless driver was reported on I-95 South around the 43 mile marker in reference to a white Ford Explorer.

  • 5:12 p.m. – A female victim was reportedly threatened by a black male acquaintance stemming from an ongoing issue while visiting Turpin Park at 901 North Logan Street.

  • 6:25 p.m. – A black Toyota Camry was reportedly traveling North on I-95 between Hardeeville and Ridgeland with 3 small children sitting unrestrained in the back seat.

  • 8:03 p.m. – A noise complaint was filed at the Quality Inn Motel at 221 James Taylor Drive regarding two tractor trailers parked with the engines running in an adjacent parking lot.

*ALL SUSPECTS LISTED ON THE RIDGELANDPD.COM DAILY CRIME REPORTS PAGE AND IT’S ARCHIVES ARE CONSIDERED INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY IN A COURT OF LAW.*

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