Businessman, police chase down suspects in burglary
A Rockdale businessman, and police, chased down two suspects from an overnight Monday burglar y at his barber/retail sales shop and the two are facing charges at mid week.
Lt. J. D. Newlin said business owner Charles Miles confronted two men at the Budget Inn Motel Tuesday morning and called police when one of them jumped out the window of the motel room’s bathroom. Full Story
Deputies check out three scam reports
The Milam County Sheriff’s Department investigated three scam reports during the past week.
Deputy Zack Burks checked out reported scams at 3:41 p.m. last Tuesday on County Road 342 and at 9:20 a.m. Friday on County Road 206A.
A scam call originating in Temple was called in to the sheriff’s office at 8:35 a.m. Monday and investigated by Deputy John Mendoza. Full Story
Milam County Jail Log
Here is the jail log from Aug. 21-27 from the Milam County Sheriff’s Department.
Jai l logs list all persons charged with offenses through the county jail docket. Charges may change during the process.
Persons listed here are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
• Shannon Edward Varner, 30, Cameron, unauthorized use of vehicle, in custody. Full Story