2013-02-14 / Police

Sheriff’s Report

by Lee County Sheriff Rodney Meyer

February 4, 2013

A motorist reported that he located a truck that had struck a tree on CR 208. He stopped to see if anyone was hurt, but no one was inside the vehicle. Deputy Liles searched the area to see if the driver was walking along the roadway. DPS Trooper Manner was notified of the incident.

A second caller advised that the wrecked truck was near her drive way on CR 208. Dispatch advised her that no one was located inside or near the vehicle. She requested that someone check her sheds to make sure no one was hiding in them. Deputy Carvin responded and searched the property, but no one was located.

Chief Deputy Lapham and Deputy Ledenbach met with a complainant on CR 133. A report was taken for criminal trespass and terroristic threat.

A female caller reported that she had an argument with her boyfriend and he began to hit the wall and scream. Deputy Ledenbach spoke to both parties and separated them for the night.

Deputy Ledenbach assisted Giddings Police Dept. in attempting to locate a juvenile runaway last seen walking northbound from the high school.

February 5, 2013

Milam County requested assistance in locating a gray Toyota Camry that was last seen heading towards Lee County on Hwy 77. The driver of the vehicle was involved in an assault in their county. The vehicle was located near Hwy 21 @ Hwy 77. Milam County took over the vehicle stop.

Sheriff Meyer assisted at a disturbance call on Hwy 21 in Dime Box. A female and her child were transported to the Sheriff’s Office for assistance.

A resident on CR 430 in Dime Box called and reported that his house had been broken into. Deputy Ledenbach took a theft report. Investigation continues at this time.

February 6, 2013

A motorist reported that she ran out of gas on Hwy 21 @ Hwy 77 and needed to go to the hospital. Deputy Crockett gave her a courtesy ride to get gas.

Deputy Crockett met with a complainant on Meadow Run Dr. in Elgin after he reported that someone had stolen property from his residence. A report was taken.

February 7, 2013

A complainant reported that she was attacked and assaulted by a co-worker at the MHMR house on CR 227. Deputy Crockett spoke to both parties and took a report.

A motorist reported that he saw a young female sitting in the bar ditch on CR 326 just off FM 112. She appeared to be upset and when he asked if she was ok, she advised that her mom had kicked her out of their house. Deputy Allen searched the area, but the juvenile had left the area.

February 8, 2013

The Sheriff’s Office received a 911 hang up call from CR 135 in Lincoln. Deputy Rudolph was dispatched to the address and advised it was a child custody argument. The matter was settled for the night.

Deputy Carvin and Deputy Ledenbach responded to a residential burglar alarm on Hwy 21 West.

A complainant reported to Deputy Ledenbach that her daughter took her vehicle without permission. A report was taken and the vehicle was entered into TCIC/NCIC as a stolen vehicle. The vehicle was recovered by Harris County. The vehicle had been involved in an accident.

Deputy Crockett was dispatched to a burglary of a residence on CR 118. A report was taken and investigation continues.

A tenant at Westwood Villa Apartments reported a vehicle in the parking lot blaring music. Deputy Ray checked the area, but advised the music had ceased.

February 9, 2013

Deputy Carvin met with a complainant on CR 233. He reported that someone broke into a building and stole several items. A report was made.

A caller reported that two small children walked into her residence. She tried to talk to them, but they would not speak to her. Deputy Ledenbach went to her residence, but found no children there. The daughter-in-law showed up to assist and advised she was taking her to the doctor on Monday to get her mother-in-law’s medication straightened out.

A motorist reported that a male was walking in the traffic lanes on Hwy 290 East. Deputy Crockett located the subject and advised him to stay off the road.

February 10, 2013

A caller reported that a guy jumped all over his daughter. Deputy Carvin and Deputy Ledenbach met with the parties involved. No one wanted to file any charges.

Deputy Ledenbach was dispatched to put some cows up on Hwy 21.

Jail Report

Jail Count: 02/10/2013 54
Males: 47 Females: 7

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