A deputy was dispatched a little before noon to the 100 block of Samantha Lane, Aledo, to investigate a report of criminal mischief. The 46-year-old male complainant said an unknown subject had fired or thrown something at his front bedroom window, causing a small hole and crack up the entire length of the window. The case was filed for criminal mischief more than or equal to $50, less than $500 and forwarded to criminal investigations.
Burglary of a habitation
A deputy was dispatched to the 100 block of Skyline Drive in Cresson in reference to a burglary investigation. The male complainant said his home was broken into and $800 was missing. A case was generated.
Theft of property
Deputies were dispatched to the 100 block of Woodland Hills Drive, Aledo, in reference to a theft investigation. The female complainant advised that known suspects took jewelry from her closet without her consent. An offense report was generated and forwarded to investigations.
Burglary of a habitation
Deputies responded to a dispatch call a little after 10 a.m. regarding an alleged burglary in the 2600 block of West FM Road 5 in Aledo. The two complainants stated that beginning in May of 2012, an unknown suspect has removed several items from their residence with no forced entry. Charges were filed and a report taken.
A deputy was dispatched at about 5 p.m. to the 90 block of Bluff View Court in Aledo to investigate a theft. The 47-year-old male complainant said sometime between Aug. 31 and Sept. 5 an unknown suspect entered his backyard and removed two five-gallon cans of gasoline without his consent. The case was filed as a theft greater than or equal to $50, less than $500, and forwarded to criminal investigations.
Deputies were dispatched to the 1400 block of West Farm Road 5, Aledo, in reference to a theft. The 39-year-old male complainant said an unknown suspect had removed a trailer from his deer lease. A report was taken for theft.
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ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Is it too early to start a vegetable garden?
Considering our winter temperatures this year, that’s a good question. When it comes to a successful vegetable garden, timing is everything. The goal in Texas is to have most of your vegetable crops mature before the temperatures soar in mid-summer.
EXTENSION NEWS: Getting more zzzs could help you lose some lbs.
We spend about one-third of our lifetime sleeping. Sleep is important for learning and memory. Sleep also helps our immune system to resist illness and disease, increases response times in emergencies, improves our mood and feelings of wellness and gives us the energy we need to be more active and alert.
VETERANS’ CORNER: Soldiers, families warned about latest Internet scam
The Army’s Criminal Investigation Command is warning about a new website scam in which criminals are attempting to take advantage of soldiers and their families.
Count of area homeless youth begins Monday
ACH Child and Family Services, Tarrant County Homeless Coalition, Crossroads Youth Ministries of Parker County and University of Texas-Arlington are conducting the first ever youth count in Tarrant and Parker counties for unaccompanied youth, ages 13-24, in unstable living arrangements (i.e., shelters, streets, couch surfing).
CASA seeks 100 new advocates to represent children in CPS care
In Spanish, casa means home, but for thousands of abused and neglected children, it’s an acronym that has even more meaning – it’s the hope of finally finding a safe, permanent home where they can thrive.
Spivack to speak at PCRW event
Parker County Republican Women will have Loren Spivack as the March 13 luncheon meeting guest speaker.
State education board candidates in runoff
Tuesday’s voting tallies signified an extremely tight race for State Board of Education District 11 candidates in the Republican primary.
Renfro in runoff for job he didn’t want
Precinct 4 Commissioner Dusty Renfro, who unexpectedly scored 1,213 votes in Tuesday’s Republican Primary while campaigning for an opponent, is still trying to lose his job on the Parker County Commissioners’ Court.
Area council, school board filings
Filings for school board and city council elections in May ended last Friday. Here are the filings for area city council seats open in May:
ALEDO – Patricia Weckel, 60, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, surrounded by family at her home in Aledo.
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