Pot arrest made Monday at Rockdale High School
A 15-year-old male Rockdale High School student was arrested Monday at the school and charged with marijuana possession.
Lt. J. D. Newlin said school offi- cials discovered marijuana and notified police about 11 a.m.
Because of the offense’s location the youth was charged with possession of marijuana in a drug-free zone. Full Story
Drug, weapon charge nets term
CA MERON—A 23-year-old Rockdale man, arrested last November near Rockdale Elementary School on drugs and weapons charges, pleaded guilty last week in 20th District Court and received two 12-year sentences and one 10-year term in the state prison system.
John Michael Coldiron was arrested Nov. 11 by Ofc. Stephen Goodrich near the school in what started as a traffic stop. Full Story
Second warning issued over Canadian-based prize scam
For the second time in less than a month, Sheriff Dav id Greene has issued a warning that a Canadian-based scam is targeting Milam County.
Greene said letters purportedly from “Trustnet Financial” or “RBC Financial” are advising Milam residents they have won a “consumer protection draw” for $50,000. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY JAIL LOG
Here is the jail log from April 27–May 3 from the Milam County Sheriff’s Department.
Jail logs list all persons charged with offenses through the county jail docket. Charges may change during the process.
Persons are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law. Full Story
Two arrested Tuesday after ‘bait’ trips up rural burglars
Fishermen will tell you it’s all a matter of using the right bait.
Three agencies, including the Milam County Sheriff’s Department, raided a Temple residence Tuesday, made two arrests and are searching for a third man whom they believe are part of a gang targeting rural residences. Full Story