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SHERIFF’S REPORT

Police make ‘unauthorized use’ arrest for sheriff’s department

Rockdale police made an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle arrest Monday on a warrant from the Milam County Sheriff’s Department.

Ricky Ray Peña, 26, of Rockdale, was arrested by Ofc. Dale Bekker.

Peña remained in the Milam County Jail Tuesday.

ARREST—A 34-year-old Rockdale man remains in the county jail in lieu of $25,000 bond after he was arrested Christmas Day on an assault causes bodily injury charge.

Zachary Zane Zawadzke was also charged with bond surrender on a previous criminal mischief charge. Bond on that charge was set at $5,000.

CALLS—Sheriff David Greene listed calls for the sheriff’s department during the past week as follows:

Dec. 21— Stolen vehicle, CR 208, Cameron area; attempted theft, CR 343 near Thorndale; assist another agency, Cameron Civic Center; welfare check, Milano; four-wheelers, Praesel Addition, Rockdale area; suspicious persons, Sierra Drive, Rockdale area

Dec. 22—Warrant arrest, West Avenue A, Milano; suspicious person, US 77 north of Rockdale; suspicious vehicle, FM 2269 near Cameron; information, FM 487 north of Rockdale; deer on roadway, FM 487; possible trespassers, US 77; abandoned vehicle, CR 326; stolen vehicle, South Eighth, Buckholts.

Thursday—Burglar y, North Second, town not listed; phone harassment, Cummings Road, Thorndale area; burglary, FM 2095; verbal argument, Milano area; request to speak to deputy, Lee County; suspicious vehicle, FM 487 south of Rockdale; domestic disturbance, CR 344 Loop.

Friday—Theft CR 404 Loop, Davilla area; stolen property, FM 486 north of Thorndale; trash dumping, CR 324, Rockdale area; lost property, Gause; information, downtown Buckholts; alarm, CR 231 near Cameron.

Saturday—Trespassing, FM 908; alarm detected, CR 231, Cameron area; welfare check, Texas 36, south of Cameron; intoxicated person, Third Street, Ben Arnold; disturbance, Texas 36.

Sunday—911 hangup, CR 134, Cameron area; suspicious activity, CR 264A, Branchville area; arrest made, Crockett and 14th, Cameron; domestic abuse, Oak Lawn Drive, Rockdale area.

Monday—Child custody situation, FM 2095 near Cameron’ motorist assist, US 190 near Cameron; motorist assist, long bridge near Cameron; abandoned vehicle, CR 326; theft of property, Inwood Drive near Rockdale; animal nuisance, FM 1444, Burlington area; sign down, US 79 east of Milano; phone harassment, FM 1915; medical emergency FM 1600 near Cameron; civil matter, CR 402, Davilla; theft of property, US 79, Gause; suspicious activity, Gause; trespassing, Pebble Grove Cemetery; assault, FM 487 north of Rockdale; welfare check, FM 487; criminal trespass notice, FM 2095 near Cameron; suspicious person, FM 485.

CRIME STOPPERS—Tips on any crime listed above, or any other crime, may be phoned in to Milam County CrimeStoppers, toll-free, at 1-888-697-TIPS (8477).

A reward of up to $1,000 may be paid for arrest and conviction of persons responsible for crimes.

All calls to CrimeStoppers are anonymous.


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