Madison Police Department

Madison Police Department

Patrick Yost Law Enforcement

On Dec. 15 a disorderly conduct complaint was filed at a Hough Circle residence. According to reports, a woman alleged that her granddaughter had been assaulted by a group of girls. Reports state that an officer spoke with the granddaughter who identified one girl as an attacker. The other girls, she said, did not participate in the fight but watched. Reports state that the granddaughter’s clothes were dirty. A pair of shoes, a hair weave and a cell phone belonging to the assailant were found on the ground. An officer located the suspect who told the officer that the granddaughter had previously thrown a rock at her car and had invited the suspect to come to the Hough Circle residence with the intention of engaging in physical combat. 

On Dec. 15 Basil Weathers, 31, Madison was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana. According to reports, an officer familiar with Weathers passed him in the Dollar Tree, Eatonton Road and allegedly smelled marijuana coming from Weathers’ person. The officer followed Weathers outside the store and, citing Weathers Fourth Amendment waiver because of Weathers probationary status, questioned Weathers regarding the smell. Reports state Weathers initially declined that he had marijuana but later produced a small amount from his pocket.

On Dec. 11 an information report was filed at Auto 1, Eatonton Road. According to reports, an employee reported that a vehicle had been damaged during a repossession attempt on Dec. 6 on Pearl Street. 

On Dec. 15 a simple assault complaint was filed at a North Main Street location. According to reports, a man alleged that while he was standing on a dirt road another man accused him of stealing $30. The complainant said after the accusation the man then struck him over the head with an axe. An officer noted three small marks on the back side of the complainant’s neck.

On Dec. 11 Michelle Brittney Warren, 29, Madison was arrested and charged with DUI, possession of marijuana, less than an ounce, following too closely, possession of an open alcohol container, three counts of child endangerment and failure to maintain lane. According to reports, at approximately 7:30 p.m. on Main Street an officer allegedly observed her fail to maintain lane. Warren was stopped on Micha Way. Consequent to the stop, reports state, officer’s allegedly located an open container in the vehicle and recorded signs of impairment. Three children in the vehicle were turned over to family members and Warren was transported to Morgan Memorial Hospital for a blood test. Reports allege that prior to the traffic stop Warren had given an 11-year-old child in the vehicle two bottles of liquor and a bag of suspected marijuana to hide in the child’s jacket.

On Dec. 12 a theft by deception complaint was filed at a Fifth Street residence. According to reports, a woman said she met a man on the internet who told her his name was “Burt Anderson.” The woman said the man told her he was currently in Ghana on a business trip and requested her banking information, which she provided. She said on Nov. 12 the man requested that the woman send 10 cellphone to a Ghana hotel manager, which she refused to do. The man also told her he was having banking problems in Ghana and needed her assistance. The man sent the woman a $7,000 electronic money transfer. The woman then sent a $1,400 money gram to “Samuel Yirenki.” She then sent a $600 money gram to “Dzifa Kwame Charway.” She then transferred $5,000 from her bank account to a Wells Fargo bank account belonging to “Francisa Adufu.” The complainant then stated that she was informed by her bank that the $7,000 electronic money transfer was fraudulent and that she was now overdrawn by $7,000.

On Dec. 13 an information report was filed at Wal Mart, Eatonton Road. A woman told officers while she was in the store she lost her black with white stripes wallet that contained a driver’s license, debit cards, Social Security cards and $20 cash.

On Dec. 12 Kenneth Lamar Reynolds, 44, Madison was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct. According to reports, officers said when they arrived at a Park Street residence regarding a domestic argument, they allegedly observed Reynolds bringing clothing outside the residence. Reynolds, who reports allege was “very intoxicated” told officers he was leaving. A woman inside the residence told officers that Reynolds had become upset when she told him he had to move out and, at one point, allegedly threw a beer bottle against a concrete pad, causing the bottle to shatter.

On Dec. 12 Ricky Lane Fitch, 47, Madison was arrested and charged with criminal trespass. According to reports, Fitch was at Main Street Pantry, South Main Street, after being served a criminal trespass notice to not be at the store.

On Dec. 5 a simple assault complaint was filed at a Plum Street residence. According to reports, a woman alleged that as she and her boyfriend were riding him from the boyfriend’s job, the couple engaged in a verbal altercation primarily regarding the boyfriend’s relapse into using methamphetamine. 

The woman said the argument continued until midnight when the boyfriend allegedly spit in the woman’s face, scratched her left breast and bit her right breast. The boyfriend then left the residence, allegedly heading to Dacula.

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