Traffic stops lead to drug arrests during holiday week
The Texas Department of Public Safety was out in full force during the July Fourth holiday period and made four drug arrests as follows:
• Frank O’Keith Cash, 17, Cameron, arrested Friday by Trooper Broderick Sims for possession of a controlled substance (one to four grams), in custody on $10,000 bond. Full Story
Gun theft probed by police
Police are investigating a report that four guns were stolen from a North Street residence during the week.
Lt. J. D. Newlin said two rifles and two pistols were reported missing.
Newlin said a radio was taken in a vehicle break-in on north US 77 inside the city limits. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY JAIL LOG
Here is the jail log from June 29 through July 5 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
Troopers investigate area wrecks
There were no fatalities reported in Milam County during the July fourth holiday driving period but DPS troopers still investigated several accidents during the past week.
Trooper Ernest DelBosque said a vehicle operated by Donna Roberts, 46, of Rockdale, hit two cows on FM 908 near Apache Pass at 11:16 p.m. Sunday. Full Story
Fire calls dispatched from the Rockdale Police Department during the past week included:
• 2:43 p.m. June 29, out-ofcontrol burn, 7500 North FM 908, Thorndale VFD, re-kindle at 8:44 a.m. June 30 and Thorndale volunteers responded again. Full Story
PRIDE AND JOY
The Milano Volunteer Fire Department’s newest unit made its official public debut Saturday, leading the city’s annual Fourth of July parade. The new pumper was recently donated to the Milano VFD by Claude Hendrickson, owner of Dixie Contractors. Full Story