Traffic stop nets drug charges Tuesday morning
A traffic stop near Rockdale’s eastern city limits Tuesday morning resulted in drug charges being filed against two Austin men.
Nathaniel Kennedy, 21, and 24-year-old Brandon Adams were both charged with possession of a controlled substance (less than 28 grams) and possession of marijuana (less than two grams). Full Story
GAUSE-AREA CRASH—At least two persons were taken to area listed drivers as Joaquin Cisneros and Silva Figueroa. One person was hospitals following this 4:40 p.m. Full Story
Child shooting draws investigation
Cameron police and Child Protective Services (CPS) are conducting an investigation into what they’ve termed an accidental shooting in which a 13-year-old boy was shot in the chest with a 20-gauge shotgun.
Lt. K r is Str inger said t wo brothers, 13 and 11, were home alone at 707 East 15th in Cameron Sunday. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY JAIL LOG
Here is the jail log from Dec. 14- 20 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.
• William Thomas Shafer, 31, Belton, bond forfeiture/forgery by passing, in custody on $35,000 bond. Full Story
Eight draw terms in court action
Eight persons were sentenced last week in 20th District Court, according to Prosecutor Kerry Spears who listed dispositions:
• Jimmy Lee Simmons, 27, Cameron,. pleaded guilty to bail jumping-failure to appear, sevenyear prison term. Full Story
DWI targeted during holidays
In addition to their traditional increased patrols for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, the Texas Highway Patrol will conduct focused DWI patrols in high-risk locations, according to Tela Mange, spokesperson. Full Story