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SHERIFF’S REPORT

North Milam on lookout for area fugitive

Officers in the Cameron area were Alerted early this week that a 33-year-old man wanted on several offenses in the Waco area was believed to be in Milam County.

Cameron Police Chief Randy Dixon said a tip from Waco CrimeStoppers indicated Marvin Kenneth Keith was in the Cameron area.

Keith is wanted by Waco and Woodway police on felony theft warrants and by Cameron police on a misdemeanor theft warrant.

He is described as a black male, 5-9, weighing 280 pounds, driving either a brown Jeep Cherokee or a white Dodge truck.

Anyone with information on Keith’s whereabouts should call Waco or Cameron police.

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

Oct. 8— Wel fare concern, Milam County; abandoned vehicle,

CR 303A; vehicle blocking roadway, CR 344 Loop; information, North FM 487; juvenile case, East FM 485; identity fraud, CR 437; theft of property, Holly Drive, Rockdale area; animal nuisance, CR 322.

Oct. 9—Assault, Russell Drive, Rockdale area; suspicious activity, CR 421, Thorndale area; welfare check, FM 1600, Cameron area; shots heard, CR 335, Rockdale area; assault, TX 36; assist other agency, Rockdale area; phone threats, FM 485, Cameron area; harassment, Buckholts area.

Thursday—Water leak, US 190, Cameron area; medical call, South 8th St., Buckholts; suspicious activity, CR 405 Davilla area; suspicious circumstance, CR 106, Buckholts area; break in, North FM 487, Davilla area; arrest made, Cameron area.

Friday—911 hang up, unknown area; civil matter, South TX 36; civil matter, Rockdale area; vandalism, CR 358, Gause area; theft of property, CR 335; possible scam, East US 79; speeder, Oak Park One, Rockdale area; theft, East 8th Street, Rockdale area; welfare concern, CR 234 Loop.

Saturday—Suspicious person, North FM 487, Davilla area; medical call, West FM 485; information, CR 335, Rockdale area; phone scam, East US 79; request to speak with game warden, CR 405; information, CR 331; civil matter, CR 432; family matter, US 190, Cameron area; welfare check, CR 203 Loop; suspicious person/vehicle, CR 436.

Sunday—Information, CR 344 Loop; 911 static, CR 358; vehicle blocking roadway, East US 79; information, CR 232B; request to speak to deputy, CR 342, Milano area; disturbance, Gabriel Crossing.

Monday—Medical call, West School Street, Milano; information, Rockdale area; civil mater, CR 432, Thorndale area; forgery, CR 443, Thorndale area; scam attempt, US 79 East, Milano area; welfare concern, North Olive, Gause; criminal mischief, US 79; information, FM 908 South, Rockdale area; medical call, CR 423, Thorndale area; suspicious activity, CR 352, Gause area; welfare check, Milam County.

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

CRIME STOPPERS—Tips on any crime listed above, or any other crime, may be phoned in to Milam County, toll-free, at 1-888-697-TIPS (8477). A reward of up to $1,000 may be paid.

All calls to the CrimeStoppers system are anonymous and no one will ask your name.

Those giving tips will receive a number and will be referred to in all future correspondence with that number. Also see http:// milamcounty.crimestoppersweb.com


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