Firearm theft charge filed after police investigation
An investigation into a report of items missing from a Bowser Street residence resulted in a firearms theft charge being filed Sunday against a Rockdale man.
Matthew Wade Strain, 39, was charged following the investigation, according to Police Chief Thomas Harris. Full Story
Teen hurt in tractor accident
A 15-year-old Buckholts teen received serious injuries in an incident involving a tractor Saturday afternoon in the Rogers area just north of the Milam County line.
Omar Castro was airlifted to Scott & White Hospital, Temple, and was listed in stable condition. Full Story
Six sentenced in district court
Six persons were sentenced last week in 20th District Court, according to Prosecutor Kerry Spears, who listed case dispositions as follows:
• Curtis Wade Russell, 24, Rockdale, pleaded guilty to injury to a child with serious bodily injury, three-year prison term. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY JAIL LOG
Here is the jail log from July 12-18 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