On April 4 Adam Damon Reese, 36, Madison was arrested and charged with damage to property and simple battery. According to reports, Reese allegedly became enraged with a woman after the woman took a set of car keys. Reese allegedly kicked open the woman’s door and pushed and scratched the woman’s daughter.
On April 4 a larceny complaint was filed at a March Street location. According to reports, a woman said someone had cashed her $2,199 tax refund check.
On April 5 Joshua Edward Bradshaw, 20, Madison, was arrested and charged with cruelty toward children and simple battery. According to reports, a woman told officers that she had planned to spend the day with Bradshaw since it was her birthday but that he allegedly came home late in the day with a bag of suspected methamphetamine hanging out of his pocket. The woman alleged that she attempted to take the bag and flush it down a toilet but that Bradshaw grabbed her and threw her on a bed and choked her. The woman said her niece observed the physical confrontation and that she told the niece to call the police at which point, she said, Bradshaw covered her face with a pillow and punched her in the thigh.
On April 2 a harassing communication complaint was filed at a Second Street location. According to reports, a woman stated that a man she had met on a social media website had gone with her to her job and, after she received a paycheck, had taken a photo of the paycheck. The complainant said a week after that incident someone used the company’s banking information to create false checks. The woman said she ended the relationship with the man but that the man had sent her threatening texts and that he man kept a loaded weapon in his vehicle.
On April 2 Anthony Wayne Bridwell, 26, Madison, was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana. According to reports, a male juvenile was also arrested and charged with possession of mariuana. Reports state that Bridwell was stopped for a window tint violation on the Madison by-pass. After the stop an officer located two small bags of suspected marijuana under the passenger seat of the vehicle. Bridwell told the officers that the juvenile had instructed him to drive to Orchard Grove so that he could purchase marijuana. The juvenile told officers he had no knowledge of the suspected marijuana.
On March 26 a criminal trespass complaint was filed at a Penor Street location. According to reports, a man stated that while he and his wife were in Athens to visit an ill relative, someone attempted to gain entry into the house by damaging a rear side door.
On March 30 Roydrekkious Deangelo Smith, 22, Madison, was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana. According to reports, Smith was stopped while driving a vehicle with no tag. Consequent to the stop, reports state, an officer allegedly found one marijuana cigarette mingled with 16 Newport cigarettes in a Newport cigarette box.
On March 30 a larceny complaint was filed at a Creekpoint Drive location. According to reports, a woman stated that her mother had given her $80 and she had placed the money in her purse. She said a man known to her came to the house attempting to sell two MP3 players. The woman said she was talking on the phone with her mother and when she went to retrieve something from the purse the money was missing. The woman said her daughter told her that while she was on the phone the man had asked the daughter where the woman’s purse was located. The man denied taking any money and told officers that he asked the daughter the location of the purse so that he could get a cigarette.
On March 31 Sandra Denise Lawrence, 43, Madison, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and drunkenness. According to reports, Lawrence was allegedly attempting to solicit money from people in the West Washington Street area.
On March 31 Kaylan Marie Baker, 19, Jackson, Ga., was arrested and charged with larceny. According to reports, an officer was dispatched to Wal Mart, Eatonton Road regarding an employee theft. Reports state that a manager gave an officer a DVD that allegedly showed Baker taking money from a cash register and handing it to a black male. Reports state that this happened on three occasion and more than $1,000 was taken.
On March 26 a burglary complaint was filed at a Larkmartin Street location. According to reports, a woman said someone entered her residence through an unlocked rear door and took five Bud Light beers, two Samsung flip phones, a T Mobile smart phone and a phone charger.
On March 27 a damage to property complaint was file at an East Washington Street location. According to reports, a man said someone entered his property and damaged his 2006 Chrysler 300.
On March 24 Scott Paul Phillips, 47, Monroe, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct. According to reports, officers were called to the Budget Inn, Eatonton Road and when they arrived heard an argument ensuing in room 148. Moments later a door to the room opened and a man ran from the room and told officers that Phillips had kicked open the door and started a fight with the two residents of the room. Phillips initially told officers he had been invited into the room and was defending himself after an argument ensued but later told the officer that he was “trying to clean up the area” and was starting with the two residents.