Wrong, Fictitious, Altered or Obscured License Plate
At about 6 p.m. deputies arrested 20-year-old Matthew Koldin Hissam, at 401 FM 1187 in Aledo, for the offense of wrong, fictitious, altered or obscured license plate. Deputies took possession of a fictitious registration sticker affixed to the front windshield of Hissam’s vehicle that was not registered to the vehicle Hissam was operating. Hissam’s vehicle was towed, and Hissam transported to the Parker County Jail.
Possession of a Controlled Substance
Shortly after 3 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to the 100 block of Meadow Lane, Aledo, in reference to suspicious persons. The deputy made contact with 19-year-old Blaine Edmond and 19-year-old Joshua Ward, who possessed a package of “Scentsi Star,” a synthetic cannabinoid. Both subjects were arrested for possession of a controlled substance in penalty group 2-A, and Ward was arrested for possession of a controlled substance in penalty group 3 and reports were filed for the offenses. Both subjects were transported to Parker County Jail.
At a little after 10 a.m. deputies responded to the 9200 block of McDaniel Road, Aledo, in reference to a theft. Deputies met with the 39-year-old complainant, who stated that an unknown suspect had taken copper wire from a cell tower belonging to AT&T.
A deputy met with a female complainant at the Parker County Sheriff’s Office in reference to harassment. The complainant, of Yates Circle, Aledo, said a known suspect has made repeated phone calls that the complainant finds annoying and harassing.
A deputy met with a male complainant at the Parker County Sheriff’s Office in reference to a theft. The complainant, who lives in the 300 block of McClendon Walker Road, Aledo, stated that an unknown suspect had taken his trailer. The case was forwarded to investigators.
About 7:30 a.m. deputies responded to the 9600 block of E. Bankhead, Aledo, in reference to a theft. Deputies met with the complainant, the project manager of McMahon Contracting, who stated that the previous evening between 5 p.m. and 7:30 a.m. an unknown suspect stole 1,550 gallons of red diesel. A case/investigation was generated.
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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.
This time, Riley cruises past McKay in judge’s race
County Judge Mark Riley knocked it out of the park against challenger Cary McKay in final but unofficial returns in Tuesday night’s Republican primary, securing 62 percent of the total votes cast with a final count of 7,524 to 4,670.
Dugan, Renfro in runoff for Pct. 4 Commissioner
The three-way race for Precinct 4 commissioner will end in a May 27 Republican primary runoff with front-runner Steve Dugan — who received 1,776 votes — facing incumbent Dusty Renfro, a candidate who told voters he didn’t want the job but got 1,213 votes anyway. Fred Hammons received 704 votes.
Barnwell edges Vick; Brunson claims win
Running for an office that counts money, Parker County Treasurer candidate Dedra Vick might still be counting votes today.
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