Miguel Hughes (Source: Bulloch Co. Sheriff's Office)
BULLOCH CO., GA (WTOC) -
Bulloch County Sheriff's Office and the child support enforcement division conducted round up of major violators who have failed to pay child support.
Twenty-six parents with the highest totals of money owed were selected as targets of the sweep, according to the sheriff's office. The total values owed by those arrested is an estimated $500,000 with the highest individual arrearage being $42,000.
On Tuesday morning, warrants and patrol deputies arrested multiple defendants and transported them to the Bulloch County Jail.
They were then later brought before a special session of Bulloch County Superior Court for judicial action. Should the defendant purge the amount owed, he or she could be released.
Defendants who were not located were entered as wanted persons in GCIC criminal history database and deputies will continue the search for them.
The sheriff's office released a list of those arrested and outstanding defendants. Those with information on any of their whereabouts should call Cpl. Greg Collins at 912.764.1771.
Defendants arrested: Carlos Howard, 34, Statesboro Miguel Hughes, 31, Portal Cavin McMillan, 29, Statesboro Marvin Perkins, 47, Statesboro Arthur Dan Lee Jr., 31, Statesboro
Defendants outstanding: James Alston II, Statesboro Jackie E. Beasley, Statesboro Clarence Earvin Childers, Statesboro Anthony Jermail Drummer, Statesboro Randall L. Edenfield, Brooklet Leroy Ethridge III, Statesboro Jimmy Hanks III, Statesboro Bobby Hobbs, Statesboro James Hobbs, Statesboro Quavis Holloway, Register Andrew Jackson, Register Leroy Jones Jr, Statesboro Phillip Anthony Kirkland, Statesboro Scott Lank, Statesboro David lee Jr., Brooklet Antonio Marshall, Statesboro Willie Moore, Statesboro Ralph Tremble, Statesboro Corey Deshone White, Statesboro