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89 calls during week for sheriff’s department

There were 89 mostly routine calls during the past week reported to the Milam County Sheriff’s Department.

Those included four possible scams, missing horses, two juvenile cases and a vandalism incident.

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

Jan. 14— Suspicious female, FM 3242, Milano area; scam attempt, South US 77, Cameron area; civil matter, CR 407; medical call, North FM 486; request to speak to deputy, CR 229; civil matter, Northwood Circle, Rockdale area; request to speak to deputy, Buckholts Road; juvenile case, North FM 487; civil matter- property damage, CR 327; suspicious activity, FM 487; suspicious vehicle, Sharp area.

Jan. 15—Information, CR 250 Loop; medical assist, CR 306, Rockdale area; civil matter, CR 407, Buckholts area; criminal trespass notice, Oak Park 2, Rockdale area; vehicle off shoulder of roadway, TX 36 South, Milano area; civil matter, CR 407, Thorndale area; welfare concern, Northwood Circle, Rockdale area; juvenile case, FM 486, Rockdale area; welfare concern, Northwood Circle, Rockdale area; missing bull, CR 102, Buckholts area; four-wheelers on roadway, FM 845, Cameron area; wanted person, FM 2269, Cameron area; suspicious vehicle, CR 434 Loop, Rockdale area.

Thursday—Civil matter, East 13th Street, Cameron area; theft, CR 264, Branchville area; animal welfare, CR 303, Rockdale area; civil matter, CR 407, Thorndale area; theft, CR 402; civil matter, Northwood Circle, Rockdale area; possible drug overdose, North FM 908, Rockdale area; juvenile case, FM 487, Rockdale area; information, CR 407, Thorndale area; information, FM 2027; medical call, Milano area.

Fr iday— Information, FM 2027; animal nuisance, CR 111; assist other agency, North US 77; assist other agency, Bastrop county; request to speak to deputy, Milam County Sheriff’s Department, Cameron; possible scam, CR 106; information, CR 267; assist other agency, CR 405; civil matter, FM 487.

Saturday—Request to speak to deputy, CR 434 Loop, Rockdale area; alarm detected, CR 306; trespassing, US 79, Gause area; medical call, FM 2095, Cameron area; missing horses, CR 203 Loop, Cameron area; vandalism, North FM 487, Rockdale area; request to speak to deputy, Northwood Circle, Rockdale area; assist other agency, East US 79; animal nuisance, CR 323; assist other agency, North 4th Street, city not listed.

Sunday— Suspicious person, West US 79, Thorndale area; animal nuisance, CR 203, Cameron area; stranded motorist, Cameron area; shots heard, South US 77, Rockdale area; trespassing, CR 355 Loop; information, South of Rockdale; trespassers, CR 354; loud noise, near Russell Drive, Rockdale area; suspicious activity, Cummings Drive, Thorndale area.

Monday—Suspicious person/ vehicle, South US 77; civil matter, Oak Park One, Rockdale area; alarm detected, CR 327, Milano area; funeral escort, CR 348, Gause area; welfare concern,

FM 1445, Burlington area; illegal dumping, CR 229, Cameron area; assist other agency, Cameron area; dog bite, CR 342, Milano area; scam attempt, Perry Drive; possible scam, North FM 486, Thorndale area; drug activity, FM 487, Rockdale area; suspicious person, CR 264; information, FM 1600, Cameron area; welfare check, PR 5403, Davilla area; request to speak to deputy, FM 1444, Burlington area.

There were also 11 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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