City Arrests

Alcohol, drugs

Sebastian Valentyn Boggus, 19, listed as homeless in El Campo, was arrested at 7:26 p.m. Saturday, May 25 for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia after officers were dispatched to the 200 block of North Liberty. A warrant for theft in excess of $750 was also served against Boggus. Processed, he was transferred to the Wharton County Jail the next day.


Kameron Dale Coplen, 18, of 412 E. Jackson was arrested at 7:26 p.m. Saturday, May 25 on a warrant for theft. Processed, he was transferred to county jail.


A teenager was arrested for resisting arrest during a disturbance in the 1400 block of East Jackson.

Raymond Shawn Holt, 35, of 312 E. Strand was arrested at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 29 on a Jackson County warrant for contempt of court non payment of child support. Processed, he was transferred to county jail the next day.

City Incidents


A Glock pistol was reported stolen in the 700 block of Trochta between May 20 and 29.

Police are investigating the theft of a 50-inch television and an HP desktop computer from Walmart, 3413 West Loop, on May 22. Loss nears $1,000. The suspect is possibly a criminal trespasser.

The theft of a check in the 200 block of Gary was reported around 7 a.m. Wednesday, May 25.

Vandals struck in the 400 block of South Washington around 11:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26. A $500 windshield on a Chevrolet was damaged.

Two hover boards, a blender and a basket full of other items were reported stolen from Walmart, 3413 West Loop, sometime between April 12 and May 27. Loss is estimated near $700.

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