The following are highlights of incidents that were handled by officers of the Baxley Police Department.
On Feb. 21 at approximately 12:45, answered a call to a Colonial Drive address in reference to a criminal trespass and assault. On arrival the officers discovered that a boyfriend had forced his way into the resident’s home, and then physically assaulted her. A nearby neighbor hearing the disturbance called 911 for help. The offender was taken into custody without further incident. Arrested in this incident was Rashuan McArthur, 21, of Hazlehurst, on charges of one count each of criminal trespass and aggravated assault.
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