Somervell County sheriff’s deputies filed five incident reports last week involving assault, forgery and theft.
In the early hours of April 19, Deputy Alan West pulled over a vehicle for running a stop sign at the Barnard and Elm street intersection.
West then searched the vehicle and found drug paraphernalia and marijuana.
Salvador Zapata and Raelynn Fowler were arrested and charged with possession of marijuana under two ounces (a class B misdemeanor) and possession of drug paraphernalia (a class C misdemeanor).
They were each held on a $1,500 bond.
Merlin Munday reported a theft to Officer Mickey Garrett on April 20. Munday said four tables, totaling $425, were missing from a rental property that he owned.
The tables went missing sometime between Feb. 20 and April 6.
Mirse Ibarra reported that a forged check had been chased at David’s Supermarket on April 5. Ibarra, who is a manager at the store, spoke to Deputy Stephen Gibson on April 20 and stated that one of the cashiers cashed the check for $308.27.
Deputy Austin Cox met with Brian Porter who reported $10,200 worth of shingles missing from Greater Dallas Propane on US Highway 67.
On April 18, deputies were dispatched to a residence on Nancy Drive for a domestic disturbance in progress. One suspect was arrested for assault with bodily injury, family violence. One victim was transported by ambulance to be treated for injuries.
At 3:37 p.m. on April 21, air ambulance transport, Somerville County Volunteer Fire Department and DPS troopers responded to an accident with injuries.
DPS troopers, sheriff’s officials and EMS responded to another accident on April 26 at 11:58 a.m. with injuries reported.
Police Chief Weldon Mitchell responded to a call at 3:37 p.m. on April 22 when Ashley Resecker reported a hit and run.
The Somerville County Volunteer Fire Department and sheriff’s deputies responded to a public service/weather call at 11 p.m.
A slew of fires were reported in Somervell County this week. On April 21, Bobby Hill called to report a fire at 10:52 a.m.; Somerville County Volunteer fire fighters responded.
On April 22, Tommy Herr called to report a grass fire at 1:20 p.m. On the same day, Erath County Sheriff’s office called to report a fire at 1:49 p.m.
On April 23, Lynn Lail reported a grass fire at midnight. At 4:53 p.m. the same day, Lee McGee reported a brush fire and the Somervell County Volunteer Fire Department and EMS responded.
On April 24, at 2:40 p.m., Tom Hammond reported a brush fire and on April 27 at 2:02 a.m., Vincent Garlon reported a vehicle fire. Somervell County Volunteer Fire Department and sheriff’s deputies responded.