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SHERIFF’S REPORT

Watch out for deer on Milam roadways

It’s that time of year again as Milam drivers dodge—or in some cases, don’t dodge—roaming deer on roadways.

The Milam County Sheriff’s Department answered four calls involving deer during the past week, two to dead animals on FM 487 near Rockdale and FM 485 east of Cameron, a live animal walking on FM 485 near Yarrelton and a vehicle-deer collision on CR 245.

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

Nov. 12— Burglary, Woods Road, Minerva area; dead deer in road, FM 487, Rockdale area; 911 abandoned call, CR 306, Rockdale area; civil matter, East Cherry Street, Gause; dog in yard, Avenue C, Milano; domestic, CR 228, Cameron area; welfare concern, South TX 36, Cameron area; welfare check, Rockdale area; stranded motorist, TX 36, Cameron area; welfare concern, unknown area.

Nov. 13—Alarm detected, TX 36, Milano area; scam attempt, East US 79, Rockdale area; information, North TX 36, Milano area; traffic control, US 190, Cameron area; scam attempt, CR 229, Cameron area; animal nuisance, West US 190; suspicious vehicle/person, CR 238 Loop; dead deer in road, East FM 485, Cameron area; request to speak to sheriff, CR 334.

Thursday—Information, FM 2095, Gause area; civil matter, South FM 1915, Davilla area; welfare check, CR 348 Loop, Gause area; family matter, CR 215, Cameron area; dog bite, West Avenue D, Milano area; hay bale on road, South FM 908, Rockdale area; suspicious person/ vehicle, FM 486; harassing text messages, CR 221, Cameron area; animal nuisance, CR 311; criminal trespass notice, CR 320, Rockdale area; road hazard, TX 36, Cameron area; medical call, CR 423.

Friday— Criminal mischief, CR 410, Sharp area; welfare concern, South TX 36, Cameron area; arrest made, CR 421; information, Keller Street, city/ area not listed; information only, Cummings Road, Cameron area; request to speak to sheriff, CR 405, Davilla area; welfare concern, CR 218, Cameron area; welfare concern, Buckholts area; animal nuisance, PR 5403, Buckholts area; dead animal in roadway, FM 437, Davilla area; attempted theft, CR 330, Milano area; request to speak to deputy, Big Elm Creek Bridge, Cameron area; verbal disturbance, Champions Drive, Rockdale area; arrest made, TX 36, Cameron area; suspicious vehicle, CR 415, Sharp area; request to speak to deputy, College Station.

Saturday— Assist Cameron Police Department, North Vogelsang, Cameron; suspicious vehicle, FM 1331, San Gabriel area; deer on roadway, FM485, Yar relton area; vehicle of f shoulder, CR 335; request to speak to deputy, CR 263, Cameron area; harassment, Russell Street, Rockdale area; request to speak to deputy, Beverly Drive, Rockdale area; welfare concern, College Street, Ben Arnold; suspicious vehicle, CR 259, Branchville area; thef t, Buckholts area; verbal disturbance, US 77 South, Minerva area; suspicious vehicle, CR 264, Gause area; arrest made, Fannin Street, Cameron.

Sunday— Medical call, TX 36, Cameron area; request to speak to deputy, Rockdale Police Department lobby, Rockdale; medical call, CR 249A, Cameron area; civil matter, FM 487, Sharp area; information, FM 437, Davilla area; welfare concern, Burlington area; request to speak to deputy, Oak Park 5, Rockdale area; family matter, Beverly Drive, Rockdale area; request to speak to deputy, South TX 36; civil standby, South US 77, Minerva area; 911 transfer, near CR 247, Cameron area; civil child custody, Post Oak Road, Rockdale area; arrest made, CR 230, Cameron area.

Monday—Break in, CR 224; scam attempt, South US 77; information, CR 455; family matter, Beverly Drive, Rockdale area; request to speak to deputy, CR 343; information, Los Terrenos, Cameron area; animal nuisance, Thorndale Police Department, Thorndale; disturbance, Oak Park 5, Rockdale area; information, Burlington area; dead animal, FM 2027,


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