Traffic Stop results in Drug Arrests

 

Press Release

8/2/18

 

Madison Bridges Warren, Community Information Specialist

Statesboro Police Department

25 West Grady Street

Statesboro, Georgia 30458

 

The Statesboro Police Department has arrested 2 suspects on drug charges.

 

On 8/1, at approximately 7:02 am, officers of the Statesboro Police Department’s Impact Team initiated a traffic stop for the unlawful passing of a school bus. During the traffic stop, officers observed evidence of drug activity and investigated accordingly. Marijuana and drug related objects were found in the vehicle.

 

The adult suspect listed below was arrested without incident and taken to the Bulloch County Jail to await further court action. The juvenile suspect turned over to the Department of Juvenile Justice without incident.

 

Suspect

Denzel D’Andre Puckett

19 years old

Male

Statesboro, GA

 

Charges

1 count                   Possession of Marijuana (more than an oz) – Felony

1 count                   Possession of Drug Related Object

1 count                   Duty of Driver Meeting/Overtaking School Bus

 

Suspect

Juvenile Suspect

15 years old

Male

Statesboro, GA

 

Charges

1 count                      Possession of Marijuana (less than an oz)

 

 

Anyone with information concerning this case is asked to contact the Statesboro Police Department at (912) 764-9911. You may also anonymously submit information to www.tipsoft.comor by texting a tip to “TIPSSPD plus your message” to 274637 (CRIMES). All information is strictly confidential.

 

 

Media inquiries for this incident should be directed to:

Community Information Specialist Madison Bridges Warren

madison.warren@statesboroga.gov

912-764-9911

 

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