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Weather-related calls for sheriff

SHERIFF’S REPORT

The Mi lam County Sherif f ’s Department was among the many agencies responding to weather- related calls last Wednesday as a major storm moved through North Milam County.

Deputies were called out nine times, mostly to locations in the northern part of the county as extensive rainfall stranded motorists and closed roads.

Stranded motorists were repor ted on FM 485 west of Cameron, south of Rogers near the Milam-Bell county line and County Road 145A near Yarrelton.

Deputies checked out water over the road reports on County Roads 402 and 406, FM 485, US 77 north of Burlington and US 77 south of Rockdale

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

Oct. 29—Warrant service, CR 144, Cameron area; requesting to speak to deputy, North Crockett, Cameron area; trespass, CR 374, Milano.


Water over road at Valhalla Farms on FM 487 was the kind of call that kept deputies busy. 
Reporter/Mike Brown Water over road at Valhalla Farms on FM 487 was the kind of call that kept deputies busy. Reporter/Mike Brown Oct. 30—Welfare concern, CR 440, Rockdale area; requesting to speak to deputy, CR 139; information, East FM 485; request to speak to deputy, Milano school; welfare concern, East Avenue F; welfare concern West Avenue D, Milano; welfare check, North US 77; complaint, CR 342, Milano area; stranded motorist, FM 485 West, Cameron area; break in, CR 374, Milano area; medical alarm, East 8th Street, Cameron; water over road, CR 402.

Thursday—Stranded motorist, Rogers area; water on roadway, North US 77, Burlington area; suspicious vehicles, CR 240, Cameron area; request to speak to deputy, North Crockett, Cameron; water roadway, West FM 485, Cameron area; water on roadway, South US 77, Rockdale area; information, CR 315, Rockdale; water over road, West FM 485, Cameron area; water over road, CR 406; information, Calhoun, Rockdale area; missing cattle, FM 1445, Burlington area; animal nuisance, CR 330; suspicious male, Milam County Sheriff’s Office lobby, Cameron; threats, North Crockett; burglar alarm, CR 105; vehicle blocking roadway, US 79, Gause area; assist other agency, Rockdale area; civil matter, South FM 1915; property damage, CR 321; suspicious activity, CR 457; break in, CR 238A; stranded motorist, CR 145A, Yarrelton area; medical call, CR 418, Davilla area.

Friday—Warrant service, Riley Street, Rockdale area; road hazard, FM 2269; information, CR 2269, Cameron area; missing cattle, CR 405; road hazard, FM 485, Yarrelton area; suspicious activity, PR 5403, Davilla area; medical call, TX 36, Cameron area; road hazard, FM 485 West; vandalism, FM 845, Cameron area; abandoned vehicle, US 190; request to speak to deputy, North US 77, Cameron area; criminal trespass notice, Oaklawn, Rockdale area; welfare concern, CR 314, Rockdale area; burn ban violation, Milano area; assist Cameron Police Department, Cameron area; suspicious vehicle, CR 113.

Saturday—Request to speak to deputy, unknown area; road hazard, FM 485 West; welfare concern, CR 412, Rockdale area; theft, CR 443, Thorndale area; theft, CR 232 Loop, Minerva area; information, West FM 485, Cameron area; abandoned vehicle, West FM 485; request to speak to deputy, US 79, Milano area; loud music, Whip-O-Will, Rockdale area; disturbance, North 4th Street, Buckholts area; animal welfare, FM 2095, Cameron area; stolen property, South US 77, Cameron area; arrest made, CR 230, Cameron area; abandoned vehicle, FM 437, Davilla area.

Sunday— Suspicious person, Avenue G, Buckholts; animal nuisance, Praesel Addition, Rockdale area; medical call, CR 203 Loop, Cameron area; disturbance, CR 432, Thorndale area; theft, Oaklawn, Rockdale area; request to speak to deputy, CR 355 Loop, Gause area; criminal mischief, Buckholts area; family matter, Beverly Drive, Rockdale area.

Monday—Request to speak to deputy, Elm Creek Bridge, Cameron area; suspicious vehicle, South 10th Street, Buckholts; theft, Rockdale area; civil matter, North US 77, Burlington area; information, FM 2095, Cameron area; found dog, East US 79, Milano area; medical call, FM 2095, Hanover area; scam at tempt, North Hol ly, Gause area; trespassers, CR 418, Davilla area; scam attempt, Ben Milam Road, Cameron area; family matter, East US 79, Milano area; request to speak to deputy, FM 1712; disturbance, CR 402; welfare check, North US 77; family matter, CR 402, Dav illa area; threats, Circle Drive, Gause; suspicious person/ vehicle, East FM 485, Maysfield area; medical call, East US 79.

There were also nine 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 for tips.

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.

Tipsters now have the option of giving us tips online on a secure site. Go to the website http:// milamcounty.crimestoppersweb.com for information on submitting tips.


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The burn ban for Milam County has been lifted. Burning is always prohibited in the county's municipalities.


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