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Successes

Statistics

Since the inception of the Macon Regional Crimestoppers program, tips provided through the hotline have resulted in over 5,530 arrests. During the same period, Crimestoppers tips have led to over $771,444.00 in recovered property and over $254,320.00. in confiscated drugs. The total rewards paid through August 2018 are $850,599.00

  • 5530

    Total Arrests

  • 10213

    Total Warrants

  • 8332

    Cases Cleared

  • $ 771444.00

    Recovered Property

  • $ 254320.00

    Recovered Drugs

  • $ 850599.00

    Rewards Paid

  • $ 53653.00

    YTD Rewards Paid

 

Case Studies

Since its inception, Macon Regional Crimestoppers tips have resulted in over 5,000 arrests. Some of the stories are dramatic, and leads provided through the Crimestoppers hotline have led to some high-profile arrests. Here are some case studies that illustrate how the Crimestoppers program helps catch criminals.

October 2018

Fugitive Lane, Octravius – apprehended.

Wanted by Houston County Sheriff Office – Battery, cruelty to children 3rd degree and violation of Probation- Superior Court

 

 

 

October 2018 -Mullins, Tylaun  – apprehended.

Subject was wanted by Bibb County for 27 counts of entering automobiles with intent to commit theft and 1 ct of burglary

October  2018 – Fort, Zikayyahh & Jones, Chandra  – apprehended.

The subjects were wanted from Bibb County on Shoflifting, theft by taken , Failure to appear, Violation of probation of superior court& state court

October 2018 – Chanin, Gilbert  – apprehended.

Tipster called about wanted subject out of Houston county who was staying at the hotel he managed, he reached out to chatham county sheriff and was able to have the wanted fugitive arrested and then transferred to Houston later on. We were able to have teamwork to set up a payout from macon to be transferred to the chatham county crimestoppers and tipster was able to receive reward.

October 2018 – Singleton, Tamika – apprehended.

Tipster called and gave a stone mountain location, we received over 6 different tips on this one fugitive, we were able to get in touch with Gwinnett county PD and have Singleton apprehended, she has outstanding warrants in three different agencies.

October  2018 – Lamar, Antwan  -MOST WANTED  apprehended.

Tipster gave information on our most wanted who was wanted for kidnapping and Aggravated assault out of Bibb County.

September 2018 – Tucker, Jr. Jerman Ronell  – apprehended.

Fugitive Tucker, Jr. was wanted by Bibb County Sheriff Office for R.I.C.O.  ( Racketeering,  Influenced and Corruption Organizations ) Act – 3 counts of Violations of Illegal Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention Act, 4 counts of Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute and Furnishing Prohited Items to Inmates.

June 30, 2017

U.S. Marshals, with the Southeastern Regional Fugitive Task Force, Bibb County Sheriff’s Investigators, and Bibb County Sheriff’s SWAT Team, captured and arrested 16-year-old Aurie Mathis Friday afternoon, June 30, at around 3:00 p.m. Mathis was arrested at a local motel off Holiday Drive North in Bibb County. It was reported that information was received on Mathis through a Crimestoppers Tip. Mathis is charged with Murder for the deadly shooting on Bradstone Circle during a burglary.

March 14, 2017

At approximately 1:01 a.m. on Thursday, March 2, 2017, officers responded to a call at Jus One More, a bar and grill located at 4993 Russell Parkway Suite 100, Warner Robins, due to shots fired and an active shooter situation. 24-year-old Kenny Odel Hart Jr. and 26-year-old Jabrial Odeal Adams, both of Warner Robins, suffered gunshot wounds to the chest area and were pronounced deceased.

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On March 14, 2017, The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Houston County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Division and the U.S. Marshalls Office, arrested 26-year-old Travis Bernard Thomas Jr. in a residential area in Jasper County, South Carolina, after receiving a Crimestoppers tip. Thomas was taken into custody without incident. His charges will be two counts of murder, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, and two counts of aggravated assault.
March 1, 2017

In a joint effort with investigators from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, Macon Regional Crimestoppers, and the U.S. Marshals Southeastern Regional Fugitive Task Force, an arrest was made in the homicide investigation of 67-year-old Jimmy Lee Daniels of 967 Elder Street. Phillip Lance Rozier Sr., 54 years old, of Macon was arrested without incident at a house located on Carroll Street at around 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, March 1. A Crimestoppers tip led to Rozier’s arrest. Rozier was transported to the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center and booked on the charge of murder.