Sheriff Benny Deloach would like to report the following activity of the Appling County Sheriff’s Office.
May 25, a complainant came to the Appling County Sheriff’s Office to report damage to property. The complainant stated a subject had tore down her mailbox and she wants it repaired.
May 26, answered a call to Bertell Road in reference to a child custody dispute. A mother of child reported ex-husband refused to return the child from his visitation.
May 26, answered a call to Cypress Drive in reference to a burglary. A complainant stated he found where someone had gone through the front window of his residence turned on lights and rummaged through his files. Nothing appeared to be missing at time of report.
May 26, answered a call to Avery Lane in reference to an unresponsive subject. Family members found Bonice Mullis Lee, 57, of Baxley, unresponsive. Appling EMS and coroner were notified. Ms. Mullis had an extended illness and died of natural causes.
May 26, answered a call to Appling ER in reference to alleged child molestation. Investigation led to the arrest of James Patrick McTier, 18, of Baxley. McTier was arrested and charged with child molestation.
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