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Dispositions 9/21

DISPOSITIONS

 

The Mills County Sheriff’s Office will begin publishing dispositions of criminal court cases the same as we report arrests. This is in response to some asking “whatever happened to that case?”.

 

Dispositions from 35th District Court

September 1, 2021

Tamara Louise Murk

Possession of Marijuana >4oz <5lbs

Plea of Guilty

Received Deferred Adjudication Community Supervision for 2 years, Fine $500, Court Costs $325

 

September 29, 2021

 

Todd Allen Stewart

Tampering with or Fabricating Physical Evidence

Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1

Plea of Guilty

Received Deferred Adjudication Community Supervision for 10 years, Restitution for lab fees

 

Melissa Ann Smitheram

Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 >4g <400g

Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 <1g

Plea of Guilty

Received Deferred Adjudication Community Supervision for 7 years, Fine $2,000, Restitution for lab fees

 

James Jonathon Cole Walker

2 counts Burglary of a Building

Plea of Guilty

10 years TDCJ Probated for 10 years, Restitution $324, Fine $1,500, Court Costs $710.

 

Martha Dotson

Hinder Apprehension

Plead Guilty down to Class A Misdemeanor 2 years Deferred Adjudication, Fine $750.

 

Christopher Keith Jordan Rollerson

Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 >4g <400g

Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 <1g

Plea of Guilty

Received Deferred Adjudication Community Supervision for 7 years, Fine $1,000, Court Costs $325

 

 

 

Sheriffs Report for September 2021

Arrests for September 2021

 

On 9/01/2021 22 year old Devante Evetts was arrested on Mills County warrants for Motion to Revoke Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 >4g <400g and Aggravated Assault W/Deadly Weapon.

On 9/12/2021 37 year old Nora Lopez-Perez was arrested for Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Member. She was later released on $2,500 bond.

On 9/15/2021 35 year old Brandon Feist was arrested on a Mills County warrant for Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Member. He was later released on $3,000 bond.

On 9/16/2021 64 year old Rebecca Stewart was arrested on a Mills County warrant for Interfere W/Child Custody. She was later released on $

On 9/17/2021 37 year old Christopher Ray Cook was arrested on a Brown County warrant for Assault Family Violence Impede Breath/Blood. He was later released on $75,000 bond.

On 9/19/2021 30 year old Stephanie Williams was arrested on a Mills County warrant for Harboring a Runaway Child after Deputies tracked the child to her residence and she refused to produce the child. She was later released on $2,500 bond.

On 9/19/2021 22 year old Mark Lopez was arrested for Public Intoxication. He was later released on a PR bond.

On 9/19/2021 60 year old Howard Lee Bailey Jr. was arrested for Resist Arrest/Search or Transport and Public Intoxication. He was later released on a PR bond after laying out his fine for Public Intoxication.

On 9/24/2021 60 year old Richard Smith turned himself in to the Mills County Jail to lay out fines from Traffic court after being found guilty.

On 9/29/2021 40 year old Charlie Vaughn was arrested in District court after being sentenced to time in TDCJ.

On 9/29/2021 31 year old Colton Benningfield was arrested in District Court after being sentenced to serve time in TDCJ.

Sheriff's Report

SHERIFF’S REPORT

On 04/07/2021 27 year old Jeremy Michael McConnell was arrested on a Brown County warrant for Aggravated Assault W/Deadly Weapon. He was later released on $65,000 bond.

On 04/09/2021 34 year old Kavonda Tanae Jackson was arrested during a traffic stop for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. She was later released on $5,000 bond.

On 04/10/2021 41 year old James Harold Stevens was arrested in Hamilton County on a Mills County warrant for Assault Fam/House Member Impede Breath/Circulation. He was transported to the Mills County Jail and later released on $10,000 bond.

On 04/14/2021 17 year old Harley Milder was arrested during a traffic stop and charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 <1g. He was later released on $5,000 bond.

On 04/16/2021 29 year old Stephine Stewart was arrested in Coleman County on a Mills County warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. She w2as later released on $5,000 bond.

On 04/18/2021 33 year old Jennifer Garcia was arrested during an investigation into the welfare of a child. The child was found outside unattended at the residence. Garcia, mother of the child, was inside the residence and when asked why the child was unattended the Deputy noticed that she was under the influence of narcotics, namely Methamphetamine. A consensual search was conducted inside the residence and a substantial amount of Methamphetamine and a quantity of Marijuana were located. Garcia was arrested and charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 >1g <4g, Abandon/Endanger a Child Criminal Negligence and Possession of Marijuana <2oz/ In a Drug Free Zone. She was later released on $26,750 bond.

On 04/25/2021 68 year old Joann Brown was arrested during a traffic stop and charged with Fleeing Police Office Imminent Danger Serious Bodily Injury and Driving While Intoxicated. She was later released after posting $5,000 bond.

On 05/06/2021 25 year old Steven Barron Storey was arrested during a traffic stop for Unlawful Possession Firearm by Felon, Unlawful Carry of Weapon, Resist Arrest Search or Transport, Driving While Intoxicated 2nd and Fail to Identify False/Fictitious Info. He was later released on $26,500 bond.

On 05/07/2021 23 year old Luke Leatherman Harper was arrested on a Mills County warrant for Driving While Intoxicated. He was later released on a PR bond.

On 05/08/2021 39 year old Jared Franklin Pfeil was arrested on a Uvalde County warrant for Violation of Pretrial/Stalking. He was later transported back to Uvalde County.

On 05/08/2021 21 year old Zyketh Tyree Campbell and 23 year old Michael Edmund Gomez were arrested during a traffic stop for Possession of Marijuana <2oz and Unlawful Carry Weapon. They were later released on $3,500 bond.

On 05/11/2021 24 year old Francisco Xaiver Reyna was arrested on a Mills County warrant for Stalking. He was later released on $15,000 bond.

On 05/14/2021 21 year old Tyler Layne Cisneros was arrested during a traffic stop for Possession of Marijuana <2oz. He was later released on $1,000 bond.

On 05/23/2021 24 year old Guerchon Kousmha was arrested during a traffic stop for Driving While License Invalid and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility. He was later released on $5,000 bond.

On 05/25/2021 52 year old Keith Dwayne Boykin was arrested on a Mills County warrant for Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or More. He was later released on $12,500 bond.

On 05/28/2021 31 year old Joanna McCarty was arrested on Mills County warrants for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g and Tampering With or Fabricating Physical Evidence. She was later released on $15,000 bond.

On 05/28/2021 31 year old Jamie Kristen Kidd was arrested during a traffic stop for Driving While Intoxicated W/Child Under 15yoa and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG3 <28g in a Drug Free Zone. She was later released on $32,500 bond.

 

 

5-4-2021

Sheriff Clint Hammonds reported recent arrest from January to current. On January 29th at approximately 0145 Deputy Drake was on patrol on US 84 west just outside of Goldthwaite. Deputy Drake observed a truck pulling a trailer west bound on US 84 traveling at a 99 M.P.H. in a 55 M.P.H. zone. Deputy Drake stopped the driver who is identified as Hadley Wayne Seider 23 of Mullin, Texas. During the stop it was determined that Seider was intoxicated and was placed under arrest for driving while intoxicated. As a result of multiple undercover narcotics investigations in the year of 2019 and 2020 Matthew James Jackson 51 of Goldthwaite was taken into custody for sentencing on March 2nd. Jackson was charged with several counts of delivery of methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine over 4 grams but less than 200 grams, tampering with evidence and failure to register as sex offender. Jackson was sentenced to 15 years for possession and 15 years for delivery and 2 years for failure to register as sex offender. On February 17th Joshua Allen Auvenshine 23 Of Comanche, Texas was arrested for a motion to revoke probation for a previous possession of methamphetamine in Mills County. On February 22, Deputies responded to a suspicious person near a business on Fisher Street in Goldthwaite. Deputies located a 21-year-old female in a black car next to the building. The female was identified as Lashantae Shacole Williams of San Antonio. Williams was arrested for a robbery warrant out of Bexar County, Texas and the vehicle she was in was also stolen from San Antonio.

 

On March 3rd Deputies transported 22-year-old James Johnathan Walker from Arkansas for a warrant charging him with burglary of a building. On March 9th Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Fisher Street in Goldthwaite and made contact with driver identified as Beatriz Cordero-Jimenez 25 of Austin. During the stop deputies had probable cause for a search that resulted in the seizure of marijuana and other controlled substance. Jimenez was arrested and later posted bail of her charges. On March 10th Justin Ismael Zepeda 19 of Austin, Texas was arrested for surety withdraw for possession of marijauna and a controlled substance. On March 14th Deputies were on patrol on US 84 west of Goldthwaite and stopped the driver of a vehicle for a traffic infraction. During the contact deputies could smell a strong odor of marijuana emitting from inside the vehicle. Deputies searched the vehicle and recovered a loaded handgun, marijuana and 28 grams of prescription medicine. Christopher Rodriguez was charged with possession of marijuana, possession of controlled substance and unlawful carrying of handgun. This same date at approximately 6:30 PM, Deputies attempted to stop a vehicle that fled from them on US 183 and continuing on to County Road 450. The driver of the vehicle finally stopped further down County Road 450 inside some property. Deputies made contact with 51-year-old Jeffery Dean Carlisle of Copperas Cove, TX. Deputies observed Carlisle smoking a marijauna cigarette. Carlisle was arrested for possession of marijuana, fleeing and was taken to the Mills County Jail. Once inside the jail during a search an item fell from Carlisle’s boots believed to be drugs but Carlisle immediately grabbed the item and flushed it. Carlisle was then charged with felony tampering with evidence. Further through the booking process Carlisle made death threats against staff and was charged with felony retaliation.

 

Keith Dwayne Boykin 52 of Goldthwaite was arrested on March 15th for driving while intoxicated 3rd or more. On March 17th Breanna Lynn Spencer 37 of Brownwood, Texas was arrested on 2 outstanding warrants for possession of methamphetamine. Walter Franklin Wilson 27 of Mullin, TX was taken into custody on March 19th after being sentenced to SAFEP treatment facility. On March 21 at approximately 5:50 PM, Jonathan Tyrone Kitchens 26 of Killeen, TX was stopped for a minor traffic violation which resulted in the recovery of THC edibles and cocaine. Kitchens was charged with 2 counts of possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. On March 24th Victoria Larae Lomas was arrested for an outstanding warrant for motion to revoke probation for possession of controlled substance. On March 31st Tyler Tindell 21 of Mart, TX was sentenced by 35th District Judge Mike Smith to 5 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for the offense of burglary of a building.

                            

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We would like to apologize for getting behind with these reports. Between loosing personnel and the Covid-19 Pandemic, these reports have gotten put on a back burner. We hope to catch up on the reporting soon.

 

On 07/22/2020 40 year old Baletta Belew was arrested on a warrant for FTA-DWI 3rd or More. She was later released after her bond was reinstated.

On 08/02/2020 44 year old Tina Messer was arrested during a traffic stop after a probable cause search revealed illegal drugs. She was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG3 <28g and Possession of Marijuana <2oz. She was later released on $2,500 bond.

On 08/09/2020 67 year old Ronney West was arrested for Public Intoxication. He was later released on PR bond.

On 08/13/2020 22 year old Jorge Leal and 21 year old Selene Rangel were arrested after a traffic stop. They was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 >4g <400g. They were later released on $15,000 Bond.

On 08/19/2020 44 year old Ernie Escamilla was arrested for Unauthorized use of Vehicle, Criminal Trespass, and Theft of Property <$100 after the Mills County Sheriff’s Office received several calls from different citizens about subjects that had stolen a UTV, stolen items from A&B Grocery and trespassing at a local rock quarry. Multiple Deputies responded to the individual calls and it was soon determined that we were all looking for the same person. We learned that Escamilla was a worker for one of the crews working on the local Highways and was staying in a local Motel. He apparently got bored and began drinking. He walked around town and found a John Deere Gator with the keys in it. He took that and drove it to A&B Grocery where he attempted to purchase more alcohol but his credit card was declined so he stole the alcohol. He then took the gator and his alcohol on a road trip out CR 427 where he ended up at a rock quarry, out of gas and intoxicated. The Gator was recovered without damage other than an empty gas tank and released to the owner.  

On 08/25/2020 26 year old Adrian Delacruz was arrested on warrants for Driving While Intoxicated BAC GT+0.15, Duty on Striking Fixture, and Reckless Driving. He was released the same day on PR Bond.

On 08/29/2020 38 year old Krystie Sharp was arrested during a traffic stop after a probable cause search revealed illegal drugs. She was charged with Possession of a Dangerous Drug and Possession of Marijuana <2oz. She was later released on $3,000 bond.

On 09/01/2020 42 year old Anthony Griffin was arrested during a traffic stop after a consent search revealed illegal drugs. Griffin was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 >4g <400g, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 <1g, and Possession of Marijuana <2oz. He was later released on $19,500 bond.

On 09/02/2020 39 year old Joshua Counts was arrested and charged with Resist Arrest/Search/Transport, Theft of Property >$100, and Theft of Property <$100. He was released after posting $2,000 bond.

On 09/02/2020 27 year old Jesse Savage was arrested on a charge of Assault Causes Bodily Injury/Family Member after Deputies responded to a disturbance on CR 410. Savage was later arrested for a Blue Warrant with the charge of Manufacture/Deliver of a Controlled Substance PG1 >1g <4g. Savage remains in custody.

 On 09/07/2020 35 year old Seth Williams was arrested for two warrants after turning himself in to the Mills County Jail. Williams was charged with Driving While Intoxicated 2nd and Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon. He was later released on PR Bond.

On 09/09/2020 64 year old Charles Griffin was arrested on local warrants for four counts of Indecency with a Child Sexual Contact. He was later released on $200,000 bond.

On 09/10/2020 20 year old Jose Puente, 18 year old Justin Zepeda and 22 year old Joshua Andrade-Renteria were arrested during a traffic stop after a consent search of their vehicle. All three were charged with Possession of Marijuana <2oz and Zepeda was additionally charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 <1g. They were released after posting bond.

On 09/13/2020 29 year old Colten Barkley and 24 year old Savanna Damon were arrested during a traffic stop after a probable cause search revealed illegal drugs. They were charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 <1g and Possession of Marijuana <2oz. They were later released on $6,000 bond.

On 09/16/2020 23 year old Jess Hyatt was arrested during a traffic stop for illegal drugs. After being taken into custody Hyatt was able to escape. Hyatt was re-arrested a short time later. Hyatt was charged with Escape While Arrested/Confined and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. He was later released on $37,500 bond.

On 09/24/2020 44 year old Ernie Escamilla was arrested on warrants for Surety Withdrawal on charges of Criminal Trespass, Unauthorized Use Motor Vehicle and Theft of Property <$100. He remains in custody.

On 09/30/2020 52 year old Moses Valencia was arrested on two local warrants for Failure to Appear/Criminal Trespass and Failure to Appear/Assault Family Violence. He was later released after being given time served.

On 10/01/2020 51 year old Timmy Sims was arrested at Hutchins State Jail and transported back to Mills County for a local warrant for Manufacture/Deliver of a Controlled Substance PG1 >1g <4g in a Drug Free Zone. Sims remains in custody.

On 10/03/2020 23 year old Hunter Maier was arrested during a traffic stop for a warrant out of Brazoria County. The warrant was for Accident Involving Injury or Death. He was also issued two citations for No Driver’s License and No Insurance. At the time of the traffic stop He had two juveniles with him. Family was able to take custody of the juveniles. He was later picked up by Brazoria County.

On 10/04/2020 27 year old Chase Demere was arrested during a traffic stop after a consent search revealed illegal drugs. Demere was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g in a Drug Free Zone. Demere was later released on bond.

On 10/05/2020 52 year old Jesus Linan-Sierra was arrested for Simple Assault. He was later released after posting $500 bond.

On 10/09/2020 36 year old Donald Trumble was arrested at the TDCJ Hughes unit and transported back to Mills County on local warrants for two counts of Unauthorized Use of Vehicle, Theft of a Firearm, and Burglary of a Building. He was later released after being given time served.

On 10/11/2020 28 year old Guadalupe Martinez was arrested on a local warrant for Harboring a Runaway Child. She was later released on PR Bond.

On 10/17/2020 35 year old Jose Bocanegra-Gonzalez was arrested for No Drivers License. He was later released on PR Bond.

On 10/23/2020 26 year old Walter Wilson was arrested on local warrants for Driving While Intoxicated and Driving W/License Invalid W/Previous Conviction. He was later released on $3,000 bond.

On 11/14/2020 25 year old Andrew Legan-Salicias and 19 year old Levi Stovall were arrested during a traffic stop after a consent search revealed illegal drugs. Legan-Salicias was charged with Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG2 >400g. He was later released on $10,000 bond. Stovall was charged with Money Laundering and Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG2 >400g. He was later released on $20.000 bond.

On 11/16/2020 21 year old Dylan Norton was arrested in Llano County on two Mills County warrants for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 in a Drug Free Zone and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. He was later released on $20,000 bond. 

On 11/20/2020 40 year old Stars Rivers was arrested on a Mills County warrant for Evading Arrest/Detention W/Vehicle. He was later released after being given time served.

On 12/01/2020 35 year old Edward Gonzales and 25 year old Michael Gonzales were arrested on multiple charges. The Sheriff’s Office received a report from Officers with the Killeen Police Department about a female in a local hospital that had been badly assaulted in Mills County. During the investigation it was learned that the victim had been assaulted at a residence in Goldthwaite by Michael Gonzales and transported to the hospital in Killeen by Michael and Edward Gonzales along with another female. After the victim was dropped off at the hospital the three fled to South Texas. Edward Gonzales was arrested on an outstanding Hamilton County warrant for Bond Revocation on a charge of Promoting Prostitution of less than 18 year old Person when he was stopped at a border check point. Michael Gonzales later turned himself in to the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office on several Mills County warrants for Aggravated Assault, Motion to Revoke Criminal Mischief, Delivery of Marijuana >1/4 oz <5lbs in a Drug Free Zone, Delivery of marijuana <1/4 oz in a Drug Free Zone, and Manufacture/Deliver a Controlled Substance PG2 >1g <4g in a Drug Free Zone. . Edward and Michael were transported back to Mills County. Edward wasd released on $20,000 bond and Michael remains in jail on $573,000 bond. The female with them has not been charged yet.

On 12/01/2020 23 year old Jose Morales was arrested in Bexar County on Mills County warrants for Failure to Appear Possession of Marijuana State Jail Felony. Morales was released after posting $15,000 bond.

On 12/01/2020 21 year old Tyler Tindell was arrested in Mclennan County on a Mills County warrant for Motion to Adjudicate/Burglary of a Habitation. He was later released after posting $20,000 bond.

On 12/03/2020 52 year old Randall Ward was arrested on a Mills County warrant for Driving While License Invalid. He was later released after paying a fine.

On 12/03/2020 33 year old Gage Rose was arrested on Mills County warrants for Theft of a Firearm, and Burglary of a Building. He was later released after receiving probation.

On 12/04/2020 37 year old Judie DelBosque turned herself in on a Mills County warrant for Theft by Check. She was released after posting $250 bond.

On 12/09/2020 23 year old Michael Kempf was arrested on multiple charges after a vehicle pursuit through Goldthwaite. Deputy Drake attempted to make a traffic stop on Kempf and Kempf fled. The pursuit resulted in Kempf crashing into a local subject and his two young sons at an intersection, incapacitating both vehicles. There were no serious injuries in the crash. A search of Kempf’s vehicle revealed illegal drugs. Kempf was apprehended and after being examined at the hospital was booked into the Mills County Jail on multiple charges including Evading Arrest/Detention W/Vehicle, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 >1g <4g, Kempf was later released on $20,500 bond.

On 12/09/2020 54 year old John Youngblood was arrested on Mills County warrants for POSSESSION OF A Controlled Substance W/Intent to Deliver/FTA, and Possession of a Controlled Substance W/Intent to Deliver/Release of Surety. He remains in the Mills County Jail.

On 12/14/2020 42 year old Shaun Reutter was arrested on Mills County warrants for Bail Jumping/Failure to appear-Possession of a Controlled Substance. He was later sentenced to TDCJ.

On 12/18/2020 21 year old Eliseo Sanchez was arrested FOR Possession of Marijuana after a probable cause search of his vehicle. He was later released on $1,000 bond.

On 12/23/2020 45 year old Bradley Horton and 23 year old Brandon Horton were sentenced after pleading guilty to multiple charges in Mills and Brown County. Bradley received a 12 year TDCJ sentence. Bradleys charge in Mills County was Theft from The Elderly. Brandon was sentenced to 7 years TDCJ. Brandons Mills County Charge was Theft from Person Enhanced. These cases involved Bradley and Brandon Horton when they stole a tractor and other items from a local farm in May, 2020.

On 12/26/2020 29 year old Hailey Mitchell was arrested in Brown County after a vehicle pursuit from Goldthwaite. Deputy Drake conducted a traffic stop with Mitchell in Goldthwaite. Deputy Drake suspected Mitchell was intoxicated. She was asked to exit the vehicle to continue the investigation. Mitchell fled the scene in her vehicle and headed towards Brownwood at a very high rate of speed. Deputies pursued Mitchell and after having her tires spiked in Brownwood she was taken into custody. During a subsequent search of Mitchells vehicle, she was found to be in possession of multiple pills of different varieties without any sort of prescription for them. Mitchell was charged with Evading Arrest/Detention w/Vehicle, Driving While Intoxicated 2nd, Possession of Dangerous drug, and Reckless Driving. She was later released on $25,500 bond.

On 12/28/2020 38 year old Phillip Jones turned himself in to the Mills County Jail on a parole warrant for Unlawful possession of Firearm by Felon. He was later released after being given time served.

On 1/11/2021 49 year old Deanna Berberich was arrested and sent to SAFP on a charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g.

On 1/11/2021 57 year old Damon King was arrested and sent to SAFP on a charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 >4g <400g.

On 1/11/2021 53 year old Tracy Smith was arrested in Harris County on a Mills County warrant for Possession of marijuana <2oz. He was later released on $2,000 bond.

On 1/15/2021 38 year old Donal Humphries was arrested on a Mills County warrant for Unlawful Carrying Weapon Prohibited Place. He was later released on $5,000 bond.

On 1/15/2021 52 year old Moses Valencia was arrested on Mills County warrants for two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g in a Drug Free Zone. He was later released on PR bond.

On 1/16/2021 19 year old Matthew Dotson was arrested on multiple charges when Deputies responded to several reports of Burglary of Vehicles. Dotson charges with Burglary of Vehicle, Operate Unregistered Vehicle, No Drivers License, and Operate Vehicle W/O Financial Responsibility and a Brown County warrants for Evading Arrest/Detention. He was later released after paying fines.

On 1/18/2021 36 year old Breanna Spencer was arrested in Brown County on a Mills County warrant for Tamper/Fabricate Physical Evidence. She was transported back to Mills County and released on $20,000 bond.

On 1/21/2021 33 year old Richard Wood was arrested in Taylor County on a Mills County warrant for Theft by Check. He was later released on $2,500 bond.

On 1/24/2021 30 year old Colton Beningfield was arrested on multiple charges including three counts of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by Felon, two counts of Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon and Possession of Marijuana <2oz. He was later released on $54,000 bond.

On 1/29/2021 36 year old Christopher Cook was arrested on Mills County warrants for Aggravated Assault W/Deadly Weapon and Interfere W/Emergency Request for Assistance. He was later released on $18,000 bond.

 

Cadet Deputy Opportunity

The Mills County Sheriff’s Office is seeking qualified applicants to sponsor as a Cadet Deputy Sheriff for the upcoming Police Academy at Central Texas College beginning January 11, 2021. Those interested will be required to fill out a preliminary application for employment and pass a TCOLE criminal background check, pass a physical fitness test (2000 meters on a Concept II rower at level 5 resistance for time based on your weight, sex and age. You must attain 25% of you V02 max in order to be accepted into the police academy), pass an oral interview board, Fill out a complete Application for Employment and Personal History Statement to include ALL required/applicable documents (Original certified birth certificate, SS Card, HS Diploma/GED, College transcripts/diploma, Driver’s License, DD214), pass a TCOLE medical exam, drug screen and psychological exam. Applications will be accepted until December 4, 2020.

The Mills County Sheriff’s Office is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/b6ati5ifnnv4hjb/Cadet%20Deputy%201st%20Application.pdf?dl=0

7-20-20

On 05/03/2020 Deputies responded to the 1600 Block of Priddy Road in response to an intoxicated male who refused to leave the residence. While enroute Deputies learned that the subject had started shooting at the residence. Deputies arrived and as a result of the investigation 49 year old Jarred Lee Williams was arrested and charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon. He was later charged with Motion to Adjudicate/Deadly Conduct/Discharge Firearm. Williams remains in the Mills County Jail on bonds totaling $50,000.

On 05/13/2020 33 year old Amber Scheree Sims was booked into the Mills County Jail on several Mills County Warrants. The warrants were for Tamper/Fabricate Physical Evidence W/Intent to Impair/ Repeat Offender, Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG1 >1g <4g in a Drug Free Zone and Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG1 >4g <200g/Repeat Offender. Sims remains in the Mills County Jail on bonds totaling $115,000.

On 05/15/2020 26n year old Esteban Rodriguez Jr. was arrested on several Mills County warrants. The warrants were for Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG1 >400g, Possession of Controlled Substance PG1 >1g <4g and Driving While License Invalid W/Previous Convictions. Rodriguez was released on bonds totaling $47,500.

On 05/15/2020 DPS Troopers arrested 22 year old Zachariah Terrence Gorham on a warrant for Theft and Possession of Marijuana <2oz. Gorham was later released on $6,000 bond.

On 05/16/2020 DPS Troopers investigated a crash on FM 574. As a result of the investigation 20 year old Christian Manuel Valencia was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated BAC >.15 and Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle. Valencia was later released on $5,500 bond.

On 05/29/2020 29 year old Adalberto Deleon was transported to the Mills County Jail from Tom Green County on Mills County warrants. The warrants were for Failure to Appear/Theft of Livestock, Theft of Livestock and Evading Arrest. Deleon remains in the Mills County Jail on bonds totaling $176,000.

On 05/29/2020 26 year old Dequon Jamar Cole was arrested in Brown County on a Mills County warrant for MTR/Failure to Identify. Cole was later released on $1,500 bond.

On 05/31/2020 35 year old Edward Gonzales was arrested on a Hamilton County warrant for Promote Prostitution of Less Than 18 YOA Person. Gonzales was later released on $20,000 bond.

On 06/01/2020 Deputies responded to New Horizons Ranch in reference to an assault. As a result of the investigation 17 year old Christopher Robin Smith was arrested for Assault Causing Bodily Injury. Smith remains in the Mills County Jail on $2,500 bond.

On 06/13/2020 21 year old James Jonathon Walker was transported back to Mills County from Arkansas on Mills County warrant for Burglary of a Building. Walker was later released on $7,500 bond.

On 06/15/2020 DPS Trooper Owens conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle traveling on Hwy 183. As a result of the stop and subsequent investigation 5 people were arrested on multiple charges.

1.  19 year old Jesus Humberto Ramos for out of county warrants for Evading Arrest/Detention W/Vehicle and MTA Attempt to Commit Possession of Controlled Substance PG1 <1g and Mills County charges of Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG2 >400g, Possession of Marijuana >4oz <5lbs and Possession of Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. Ramos was later released on bonds totaling $67,500.

2. 18 year old Anallely Yasmin Jaimez-Perez was arrested for Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG2 >400g, Possession of Marijuana >4oz <5lbs and Possession of Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. Perez was later released on bonds totaling $55,000.

3.  18 year old Margarito Andreas Sanchez was arrested for Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG2 >400g, Possession of Marijuana >4oz <5lbs and Possession of Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. Sanchez was later released on bonds totaling $55,000.

4.  17 year old Daemon Lye Garcia was arrested for Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG2 >400g, Possession of Marijuana >4oz <5lbs and Possession of Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. Garcia was later released on bonds totaling $55,000.

5.  20 year old Kevin Alexis Leiva was arrested for Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG2 >400g, Possession of Marijuana >4oz <5lbs and Possession of Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. Leiva was later released on bonds totaling $55,000.

On 06/27/2020 55 year old Robert Joe Anderson was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. Anderson was later released on $1,500 bond.

On 07/03/2020 36 year old Nora Lopez-Perez was arrested for Assault Causes Bodily Injury/Family Member. Lopez-Perez was later released on PR bond.

On 07/08/2020 Deputies arrested 51 year old Moses Fernando Valencia on Mills County warrants for Assault Causes Bodily Injury/Family Member and Criminal Trespass. Valencia was later released on 07/17/2020 after being given time served.

On 07/10/2020 39 year old John David Ritter was arrested in San Saba County on a Mills County warrant for FTA/Revoke Probation/DWLI. Ritter was later released on $750 bond.

On 07/11/2020 Deputy Drake conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle traveling on Hwy 84West.  As a result of the stop and subsequent investigation 62 year old Theodore Alan Dupee was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 >4g <400g, Possession of Marijuana <2oz and Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon. Dupee remains in the Mills County Jail on bonds totaling $19,000.

                                        

 

Covid-19 Drive-Thru testing

The Texas Military Department is conducting a COVID-19 drive-thru testing site in Goldthwaite tomorrow,  April 23, 2020 beginning at 8:00am at the Goldthwaite Fire Station.   The drive-thru testing will be by APPOINTMENT ONLY.  If you believe that you could have COVID-19, or are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please call the COVID-19 Testing Call Center at 512-883-2400. You can also register at www.txcovidtesting.org for your drive-thru test.   Once you register online and go through the screening process, you will receive a text message or phone call from the call center to inform you of the time of your appointment. 

 Symptoms of COVID-19 may include, fever (higher than 99.6), cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, headache, nasal congestion, fatigue, producing sputum, muscle/joint pain, chills, diarrhea, and loss of taste/smell.

4-21-20

On 02/02/2020 23 year old Jaxson Carlisle Frager was arrested for a Bond Forfeiture Warrant on the charge of Possession of Marijuana <2oz.  Frager remains in the Mills County Jail on this charge and a hold from Williamson County.

 On 02/03/2020 53 year old Rogelio Sanchez was arrested on an FTA warrant for Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or more. He was later released on $10,000 bond

On 02/05/2020 53 year old John Scott Youngblood was arrested in Taylor County on a Mills County Warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver. He was later released on $5,000 bond.

On 02/14/2020 36 year old Janice Alena Farmer was arrested during a traffic stop for Possession of Marijuana >2oz <4oz and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 >4g <400g. She was later released on $17,500 bond.

On 02/15/2020 49 year old Marshall H Smith was arrested during a traffic stop for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 >400g and Possession of Marijuana <2oz. He was later released on $11,000 bond.

On 02/17/2020 30 year old Kiya Michelle Butler was arrested in Erath County on a Mills County warrant for Possession of Marijuana <2oz. She was later released on $1,000 bond.

On 02/17/2020 72 year old Elbert Turner was arrested in Taylor County on a Mills County warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. He was later released on $5,000 bond.

On 02/19/2020 52 year old Kittredge Evans was arrested on a Mills County warrant for Bail Jumping, Failure to Appear, Motion to Adjudicate on Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. He remains in Jail.

On 02/23/2020 51 year old Christie Everett was arrested for 2 counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 >1g <4g, Prohibited Substance in Correctional Facility, Tamper/Fabricate Physical Evidence w/Intent to Impair. She was later released on $55,000 bond.

On 02/26/2020 24 year old Erik Estevan Adame was arrested for Possession of Marijuana <2oz. He was later released on 03/16/2020 after time served.

On 03/03/2020 30 year old Joshua Daniel Harty-Smith was arrested during a traffic stop for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 >1g <4g, Unauthorized Use of Vehicle. He remai8ns in the Mills County Jail.

On 03/03/2020 28 year old Sara Ann  Duncan was arrested during the same traffic stop as Harty-Smith for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 >1g <4g, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG2 <1g, Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG1 >4g <200g. She remains in the Mills County Jail.

On 03/03/2020 31 year old Heather Nicole Hampton was arrested in Texarkana on Mills County Warrants for FTA/ Delivery of a Controlled Substance in a Drug Free Zone, FTA Delivery of Marijuana in a Drug Free Zone, FTA Possession of a Controlled Substance, Theft of Property >$750 <$2500. Hampton was returned to Mills County with bonds totaling $218,500. She remains in the Mills County Jail.

On 03/04/2020 42 year old Jeramie Sherman Wyatt Vanover was arrested on a Parole Blue Warrant. He remains in the Mills County Jail.

On 03/05/2020 39 year old Trokecha Rayshon Smith was arrested in Taylor County on a Mills County warrant for Possession of Marijuana. He was later released on $1,000 bond.

On 03/11/2020 21 year old Landon Andrew Wiedebusch turned himself in to the Comanche County Jail on a Mills County warrant for Criminal Mischief >$2500 <$30,000. He was later released on $5,000 bond.

On 03/13/2020 23 year old Jordan Ruben Mendoza was arrested on a Mills County warrant for MTA/ Tamper/Fabricate Physical Evidence w/Intent to Impair. He remains in the Mills County Jail.

On 03/17/2020 63 year old William Lamar Hall was arrested for Assault Causes Bodily Injury/Family Member. He was later released on $2,750 bond.

On 03/20/2020 27 year old Caleb John-Paul Cordell was arrested in Tarrant County on a Mills County warrant for MTA/Sexual Assault of a Child. Bond was denied and Cordell was transferred back to Mills County Jail.

                                    

2-5-2020

On 12/02/2019 Deputies Brown and Fincher responded to a report of a subject that had pointed a handgun and threatened two workers at a local RV Park. After speaking with witnesses Deputies learned that the subject had gone into one of the trailers. Deputies were able to locate and take into custody 65 year old Timothy Stovall. Stovall was arrested and charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Tamper/Fabricate Physical Evidence W/Intent to Impair. Stovall was later released on PR bonds totaling $25,000.

On 12/05/2019 30 year old Ashton Alaine Sinast was arrested on Mills County warrants for Possession of a Controlled Substance W/Intent to Deliver, Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG1 >4g <200g, Bail Jumping/FTA, Driving While License Invalid W/Previous Convictions. Sinast was later released on Bonds totaling $33,500.

On 12/10/2019 35 year old Adam Byron Coston was arrested in Bell County on Mills County warrants for Burglary of a Building and Criminal Trespass. Coston was later released on $6,000 bond.

On 12/11/2019 Mills County Deputies arrested 38 year old Patrick Gonzales for an assault that had occurred earlier at a local meet packing plant. Gonzales was charged with Assault Causes Bodily Injury. Gonzales was later released on $2,750 bond.

On 12/13/2019 19 year old Jaycee Lynne Lenz was sentence by the 35th District Court to serve 90 days in County Jail as a condition of probation on her charge of Aggravated Assault against a Public Servant.

On 12/16/2019 The Mills County Sheriff’s Office received several reports of a reckless driver on FM 2005. Deputies responded to the area and the vehicle was located. As a result of the investigation 37 year old Ashley Ferguson was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated. Ferguson was later released on $1,500 bond.

On 12/21/2019 31 year old Cody Lee Porter was arrested on a Brown County warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Drug Free Zone/ Motion to Adjudicate. Porter was later transferred to Brown County.

On 12/26/2019 24 year old Erik Alexander Brudeseth turned himself in to the Mills County Jail after being sentenced to 30 days confinement by the 35th District Court.

On 12/26/2019 Deputy George 'Son' Drake attempted a traffic stop on a vehicle on US Hwy 84 East and CR 230. The driver of the vehicle, identified as a white male subject, exited the vehicle and took off on foot. The female passenger, later identified as 29 year old ANNIE ROSE LEWIS got into the driver seat of the vehicle and evaded Deputy Drake in the vehicle continuing on CR 230. Deputy Drake later located the vehicle further on the same road. Lewis was no longer inside of the vehicle but was later located hiding under a piece of large machinery near where she abandoned the vehicle. LEWIS was arrested and charged with Tamper/Fabricate Physical Evidence W/Intent to Impair, Evading Arrest/Detention W/Vehicle, and Unauthorized Use of Vehicle. Upon closer inspection of the vehicle, it was discovered that the rear license plate had been altered and that the vehicle was stolen out of Bell County. The male driver has been identified and charges are pending.

On 01/06/2020 Deputy Brown conducted a traffic stop on a motor home traveling on Hwy 183. During the stop Deputy Brown noticed the odor of burnt Marijuana. During the subsequent investigation multiple forms of narcotics were located along with several weapons. As a result of the investigation the driver, 65 year old Jed William Dowis, was arrested and charged with four counts of Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon, Evading Arrest/Detention, Possession of Marijuana >2oz <4oz, Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG1 >1g <4g, Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG 2 >4g <400g. The passenger,  63 year old Linda Marie Dowis, was arrested and charged with four counts of Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon, Possession of Marijuana >2oz <4oz, Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG1 >1g <4g, Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG 2 >4g <400g. They were later released on bonds totaling $94,700 and $92,700.

On 01/07/2020 26 year old Reynaldo Mendoza was arrested in Brown County on a Mills County warrant for MTR/DWI. Mendoza was released on $1,000 bond.

On 01/07/2020 33 year old Charlie Manley was arrested in Brazos County on a Mills County warrant for FTA/Reckless Driving. Manley was later released on $1,000 bond.

On 01/07/2019 45 year old Chad Broom was arrested in Tarrant County on a Mills County warrant for MTA/Possession of a Controlled Substance. Broom was later released on $10,000 bond.

On 01/08/2019 Deputy Drake conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in Goldthwaite. As a result of the stop and subsequent investigation 35 year old Candy Jo Norwood was arrested and charged with Tamper/Fabricate Physical Evidence W/Intent to Impair, Prohibited Substance/Item in a Correctional Facility, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g, and Mills County warrants for Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Member, Interfere W/Emergency Request for Assistance, Criminal Mischief >$100 <$750, and Aggravated Assault W/Deadly Weapon/ Surety Withdrawal. Norwood remains in the Mills County Jail on Bonds totaling $82,500.  

On 01/08/2020 DPS Trooper conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle. As a result of the stop and subsequent investigation the driver, 38 year old Ramah Sussane Stanard was arrested and charged with two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g, and the passenger, 24 year old Jordan Paige Patterson was arrested and charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g, Possession of a Controlled Substance >1g <4g, Pamper/Fabricate Physical Evidence W/Intent to Impair, and Possession of Paraphernalia. Stanard was later released on $15,000 bond and Patterson was released on $27,500.

On 01/08/2020 35 year old Adam Wayne Coston was arrested during District Court on Mills County Warrants for Driving While License Invalid W/Previous Convictions, and MTR/DWI 2nd. Coston was released on $2,410.

On 01/11/2020 31 year old Kelley Scott Covey was arrested for Criminal Trespass. Covey was later released on $1,000 PR bond.

On 01/14/2020 18 year old Carson Kelley was transported back to Mills County from Bastrop County after being arrested there on a Mills County warrant for MTA/Fabricate Evidence W/Intent to Impair. Kelley remains in the Mills County Jail on $50,000 bond.

On 01/16/2020 24 year old Erik Estavan Adame was arrested in Zapata County on a Mills County warrant for MTR/Possession of Marijuana <2oz. Adame was later released on $1,000 bond.

On 01/16/2020 29 year old Camille Cecile Bauer was arrested in Killeen on a Mills County warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. Bauer was later released on $5,000 bond.

On 01/16/2020 47 year old Christopher Carranza was arrested in Madison County on a Mills County warrant for Theft by Check. Carranza was later released on $1,000 bond.

On 01/17/2020 27 yea4r5 old Martha Dawn Lawhon was returned to Mills County from TDCJ on a Bench Warrant to face charges of Tampering With or Fabricating Physical Evidence. Lawhon remains in the Mills County Jail.

On 01/21/2020 34 year old Jack Cameron was arrested for MTR/Injury to Child/Elderly/Disabled W/Intent Bodily Injury. Cameron remains in the Mills County Jail.

On 01/22/2020 64 year old Bobby Eugene Gwinn was sentence to probation and SAFEP in the 35th District Court on an original charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 <1g. Gwinn remains in the Mills County Jail awaiting transport to TDCJ.

On 01/22/2020 55 year old Gail Evelyn Reeves was sentenced to SAFEP in the 35th District Court on an original charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 >4g <200g. Reeves remains in the Mills County Jail awaiting transport to TDCJ.

On 01/30/2020 Deputy Mulloy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle travelling on Hwy 84. During the stop and after the subsequent investigation 46 year old James Travis King was arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana >4oz <5lbs. King was later released on $7,500 bond.

On 01/28/2020 53 year old Robin Tedford Williams was returned from US Marshalls custody to Mills County awaiting trial on Mills County charge of Man/Del Controlled Substance PG1 >4g <200g.