Police/Fire/EMS March 19, 2011

ALBANY -- Albany police responded to at least 34 incidents Thursday into the early hours of Friday, according to available reports. Police responded to incidents including:

-- An injured dog at the rear of 2025 North Harding St. was reported to animal control. When an animal control agent arrived, a severely dehydrated tan dog was having difficulty breathing and was suffering from an unknown injury or illness. Unresponsive, the dog died shortly after the agent arrived. After the dog was taken to a veterinarian to determine cause of death, the owner, Patricia Shealy, 31, was arrested for failing to provide food, water and medical attention to the dog, causing its death, a police report stated;

-- Sylvester resident Johnathon Shan Lee drove his 1995 green GMC Yukon east about 2:30 a.m. Friday in the Liberty Expressway's right emergency lane, "left the roadway, losing control and flipping several times. The driver (Lee) was ejected. The case is still under investigation and charges are pending," stated a police report. A 22-year-old passenger refused medical treatment, and no information on Lee was immediately available;

-- Thefts by taking on the 900 block of Lippitt Drive and the 900 block of East Oglethorpe Boulevard;

-- Burglaries on the 1600 block of Gardner Drive, the 1500 block of North Jefferson Street, the 2500 block of Gillionville Road and the 700 block of Holloway Avenue;

-- Battery on the 1600 block of Sunny Lane;

-- Interference in child custody on the 1800 block of Gadsden Drive;

-- Drunken driving on the 400 block of Drexel Street;

-- Saggy pants citation on the 100 block of North Front Street;

-- Simple battery on the 2400 block of Jewel Street;

-- Runaway juvenile on the 800 block of Seventh Avenue;

-- Vandalism (family violence) on the 600 block of Willis Drive;

-- Forgery (family violence) on the 700 block of North Westover Boulevard;

-- Simple battery (family violence) on the 800 block of Mercedes Street and the 1200 block of Colquitt Avenue;

-- Domestic disturbances (unfounded) on the 2200 block of Wallington Drive, the 2000 block of Jones Avenue, the 1200 block of Van Deman Street, the 300 block of South Davis Street and the 1500 block of North Washington Street;

-- A call came in to police about an unwanted female guest on the 1100 block of 13th Avenue "who had begun to injure herself to display her love." She was taken to Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital to be evaluated, reports said.

DOUGHERTY POLICE: Dougherty County police responded to at least 19 calls Thursday, according to reports. Police responded to incidents including:

-- Wanted person on the 1300 block of South County Line Road;

-- Traffic arrest for no seat belt and no license on the 1400 block of West Oakridge Drive;

-- Criminal trespass (warning) on the 300 block of Timber Lane;

-- Theft of less than $200 in goods on the 2700 block of Winfred Road.

DOUGHERTY EMS: Emergency medical services responded to 56 calls on Thursday. There were 37 medical calls, 12 trauma calls and seven other calls. Medical calls included three chest pains, two respiratory problems, two people fainted, one obstetrics, three mental problems, two miscellaneous pain calls, one cardiac arrest and 23 various medical calls. Trauma calls included four vehicle crash injuries, four falls, two lacerations and one fight/assault. Other calls are typically standby for other units and patient transport.