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Felony Arrests

October 11, 2014

Seven felony arrests were made between Oct 2. and Oct. 8.

Suspects were arrested here. However, their alleged crimes may have occurred outside Hood County, local authorities said.

They have not been convicted of the charges listed.

Those arrested are:

nShutana Dashay Bailey, 26, Mingus, possession of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, less than 1 gram.

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Business Briefs

October 11, 2014

ONE SLICE AT A TIME

COMPETING FOR BBQ TITLE

A professional barbecue team from Granbury will compete in the 26th Annual Jack Daniel’s World Championship Invitational Barbecue Saturday, Oct. 25.

Gene and Angie Pruett, whose team is known as One Slice At A Time, will be in Lynchburg, Tennessee for the competition.

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Fire marshal: No injuries in Tuesday night fires

October 11, 2014
Fire marshal: No injuries in Tuesday night fires

Two structure fires, both around 8 p.m. Tuesday, were accidental with no injuries, and residents were not displaced, according to Hood County Fire Marshal Ray Wilson.

A fire in the 300 block of Vista Drive in Lakewood Hills started when a pan of grease was left on the stove with the burner on, according to Wilson.

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DBCE/Acton VFD forms dive team

October 8, 2014
DBCE/Acton VFD forms dive team

The DCBE/Acton Volunteer Fire Department has created a dive team to provide additional search and recovery services to the area, according to team member Casey Weaver.

The team will work closely with the Hood County Sheriff’s Marine Response Team and the Brazos River Authority.

Team members are Craig Gossard, Janice Elliott, Ken Elliott, Casey Weaver and Stephen Boynton.

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Grand Jury Indictments

October 8, 2014

The Hood County grand jury returned indictments on Wednesday, Oct. 1.

Indictments are formal charges.

The cases will be considered at a later date.

They were:

nThomas James Calame, 49, River Run, Granbury, bail jumping and failure to appear felony.

nScott Patrick Cotton, 43, Sandy Beach Drive, Granbury, manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, greater than 1 gram/less than 4 grams.

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Fire may have burned up to 1,000 acres

October 8, 2014

Smoke filled the skies over Cresson late last Friday afternoon.

Hood County Fire Marshal Ray Wilson said a fire in Johnson County near the Hood County line may have been started by a train.

“It was actually one big fire that extended from just northeast of Cresson to the Tarrant and Johnson county lines,” he said.

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Pecan Plantation burglary Crime of the Week

October 8, 2014

The Sept. 23 burglary of a home on the 7000 block of Westover Drive in Pecan Plantation is the Hood County Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week.

Over $4,000 worth of items were stolen.

The stolen items include a 47-inch Vizio flat screen TV (serial No. LPPEJAK2401033), a 13-inch Apple MacBook Air (serial No.

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Man charged with kicking jailer

October 4, 2014

Hood County Sheriff’s Office investigators charged Ronald Ronald Eugene Beatty, 54, of the 4500 block of Carter Court in Eastwood Village, Granbury, with felony assault on a public servant, according to Lieutenant Johnny Rose.

The charge stems from Beatty becoming upset over a parole hearing, and he kicked a jailer in the arm while jailers were trying to restrain him, Rose said.

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Seven felony arrests were made between Sept. 25 and Oct. 1.

October 4, 2014

Seven felony arrests were made between Sept. 25 and Oct. 1.

Suspects were arrested here.

However, their alleged crimes may have occurred outside Hood County, local authorities said.

They have not been convicted of the charges listed.

Those arrested are:

nBlake Austin Bergeman, 18, South Hampton Drive, Pecan Plantation, possession of a controlled substance Penalty Group 1A, less than 20 abuse units; possession of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, greater than 1 gram/less than 4 grams.

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OTS crash

October 4, 2014
OTS crash

An accident that sent a man and his wife to the hospital and one man to jail for DWI happened around 2:30 Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of Overview Road and North Oak Drive in Oak Trail Shores. A witness said a white pickup was “going pretty fast” when it hit a vehicle (pictured) driven by Yolanda Gallegos.

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