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Unique arrest for Milam Game Warden Sunday

SHERIFF’S REPORT

It was one of the more unique arrests for Milam County on Sunday.

Game Warden Charlie Mayer filed charges on a 53-year- old Temple resident for using an aircraft to manage wildlife without a permit.

Richard Lynn Pot ts was charged with three counts of that offense, along with two counts of criminal trespass.

He was released after posting bond totaling $19,000.

CALLS— Calls dispatched from the Milam County Sheriff’s Department during the past week were listed as follows:

Aug. 6—Welfare concern, West Belton Ave., Rockdale area; civil matter, North FM 487, Rockdale area; criminal mischief, FM 486; illegal dumping, CR 300; harassing phone calls, CR 330.

Aug. 7—Assist other agency, East Cameron Ave., Rockdale; suspicious female, CR 133, Burlington area; civil matter, Gause area; information, Rosebud area; animal nuisance, CR 330, Milano area; family matter, CR 443, Thorndale area; scam attempt, Holly Drive, Rockdale area; civil matter, FM 485 East, Cameron area; information, East FM 485, Maysfield area; disturbance, East Avenue B, Milano.

Thursday—Domestic, Holly Drive, Rockdale area; information on wanted person, Oak Lawn, Rockdale area; request to speak to deputy, CR 344 Loop, Milano area; disturbance, Holly Drive, Rockdale area; civil matter/standby, CR 407, Thorndale area; criminal trespass notice, CR 344 Loop, Milano area; request to speak to deputy, CR 342, Milano area; criminal trespass notice, CR 379.

Friday—Shots heard, Beverly Drive, Rockdale area; thef t, Buckholts area; information, CR 353, Gause area; welfare concern, CR 336; welfare check, North FM 908, Rockdale area; information, Mi lam County Sheriff’s Office lobby, Cameron; suspicious vehicle, CR 323; traffic, FM 2095, Hanover area; medical call, CR 144A, Cameron area; criminal mischief, FM 1444, Ben Arnold area; theft, CR 336.

Saturday—Request to speak to deputy, Milam County; mail box vandalism, CR 303, Rockdale area; agency assist, CR 353; information, North FM 908, Rockdale area; attempted break in, CR 403; dog bite, Perry Lane; threat by text/phone, Avenue D, Milano area; request to speak to deputy, FM 2269; Cameron area; civil matter, CR 407, Thorndale area; information, CR 402, Davilla area; suspicious person, West FM 485, Yarrelton area; request to speak to deputy, area unknown.

Sunday— Suspicious person, Gause area; disturbance, FM 1600, Cameron; civil matter/ civil standby, CR 407; assist other agency, CR 311; unattended death, East Milam Street, Milano; mail box vandalism, CR 358; motorist assist, East FM 485, Yarrelton area; suspicious male, CR 265S, Maysfield area; phone harassment, East 8th Street, Cameron area; suspicious odor, FM 1600, Cameron area; suspicious male, Gause area.

Monday—Assist other agency, East Cameron Ave., Rockdale; animal nuisance, North Olive Street, Gause; welfare concern, CR 207; funeral escort, US 77, Rockdale area; warrant arrest, North FM 908, Rockdale area; request citation be served, East FM 1444; information, Milano area; found horse, CR 342, Milano area.

There were also 19 loose livestock calls for the sheriff’s department during the week.


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