Business, residential thefts reported during holidays
Thieves didn’t take the holidays off as Rockdale police investigated a series of thefts during the past week, including two at the same business.
Police Chief Thomas Harris said Call Communications, on west US 79, reported the thefts of two 10-foot trailers during the week. Full Story
COME ON, THREE DOLLARS!—It hasn’t been spectacular but gasoline prices have been steadily dropping for several months and as 2011 fades into 2012 they’re approaching the $3 level in Full Story
Deputies investigate two sexual assaults in county, one arrested
The Milam County Sheriff’s Department investigated two reports of sexual assaults during the past week with one arrest made.
Jason Patrick Allison, 36, of Burlington was arrested by Deputy Paul Benton on Dec. 20 and charged with sexual assault of a child.
Allison was released after posting $30,000 bond. Full Story
Troopers probe one-vehicle wrecks
Department of Public Safety state troopers were called to a pair of non-injury, one-vehicle accidents in South Milam Country during the week of Christmas.
Trooper Ernest DelBosque said moderate to extensive damages were reported at 10:46 p.m. Dec. 21 when a vehicle hydroplaned off wet County Road 306, west of Rockdale.
Driver was listed as Jarrell Garza, 26, of Rockdale. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY JAIL LOG
Here is the jail log from Dec. 20-26 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