Bad Checks in Exchange for Goats: On Aug. 9, a women told deputies she tried to cash two of three checks given to her by another woman in July for the purchase of goats. The bank advised her the checks, which had been post-dated, bounced because of insufficient funds.
Harassing Text Messages: A woman reported on Aug. 9 that she had received a series of text messages throughout the night before threatening one of her male friends. She told deputies she asked the sender to stop but the messages continued.
Shoplifting Arrest: Oconee deputies traveled to Barrow County on Aug. 9 to pick up a suspect wanted in Oconee on a misdemeanor charge of theft by shoplifting. Kevin Henry Brown, 50, of Winder, was booked into the Oconee County Jail.
Probation Violation: Oconee deputies met Athens-Clarke County police on Macon Highway on Aug. 9 to
Article source: http://oconee.patch.com/articles/crime-report-56393e3f