On 6/25/2015 APO Kyle Briley with the Statesboro Police Department received an alert on his tag readers that a stolen vehicle had passed him on Zetterower Avenue headed in the direction of Fair Road. APO Briley was not able to turn around on the vehicle due to heavy traffic. Briley sent out a BOLO to include the photo of the actual vehicle to surrounding agencies. Later that same day the Statesboro-Bulloch Crime Suppression Team began working the area around GSU in an attempt to locate the vehicle. Senior Deputy Randall Norman and Master Deputy Mark Guarino located the vehicle parked at the Fast and Easy on Lanier Drive. CST made contact with Javaris Demond Dukes (age 37, West Burke Street Stockbridge, GA) and took him into custody. CST investigators learned that in addition to being in possession of a stolen vehicle Dukes was also wanted on an outstanding warrant for a probation violation. The vehicle was towed from the scene and the owner of the vehicle was contacted. Dukes was transported to the Bulloch County Jail for processing
Javaris Demond Dukes was charged with 2 cts of Theft by Receiving Stolen Property, Driving while License Suspended, DUI, Open Container, Possession of a Drug Related Object, and Probation Violation.