Browne gets 25, 15-year terms on sex crimes
CAMERON—A 32-year-old Rockdale man drew two concurrent 25-year prison terms and a concurrent 15-year sentence last week in 20th District Court after being convicted of three sex crimes involving children.
Chad Joseph Browne was convicted last month, in a jury trial, of two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child and one of indecency with a child. Full Story
Traffic stop on Friday nets felony assault, drug arrests
A traffic stop by two Rockdale officers Friday afternoon resulted in a pair of felony arrests.
Lt. J. D. Newlin said Ofcs. Steven Cooper and Adam Assaker pulled over a vehicle on a traffic infraction at 3:49 p.m.
Newlin said the driver, 24-yearold Willie Olivarri III of Cameron was wanted on a warrant from that city alleging aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Full Story
DPS called to three crashes
DPS state troopers were called to three crashes in the Rockdale area during the past week, two of them involving vehicles hitting trees.
There were no highway fatalities during the Memorial Day Weekend reporting period in Milam Count y although one drowning death was reported. (See story, page 1A). Full Story
Rabid horse triggers warning
Sheriff David Greene has asked Milam County residents to keep a close eye on their livestock after a horse was diagnosed with rabies during the week.
Greene said the horse was in the Davilla area and that only one person was known to have had contact with the animal. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY JAIL LOG
Here is the jail log from May 24-30 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
Indictments target drugs in Rockdale
Five persons were indicted Thursday by a Milam County Grand Jury in connection with last year’s six-month, Rockdalebased drug investigation.
Deputy Sheriff Mike Clore led the investigation which culminated in the arrest of nine persons and discovery of a methamphetamine lab.
Indicted on two counts, of possession of a controlled substance (less than one gram) were: Full Story