One person was taken to the hospital after a crash involving an 18-wheeler and three vehicles at the Reba’s Pizzeria parking lot near the downtown area of Giddings last week Tuesday at 7:40 p.m.
Zach Wilhite called the Lee County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday, Jan. 14 at 6:05 p.m. to report that Bubba Beard gave him a driver’s license that belonged to someone else at the Blue Fire Station, then left on a bicycle westbound on FM 696.
A welfare concern at a local convenience store resulted in the arrest of a Giddings man for Public Intoxication on Saturday at 5:49 a.m.
Giddings Police Officer Dustin Kieschnick conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle Saturday, Jan. 18 at 12:41 a.m.
During the stop, a search was conducted due to passengers having marijuana on them. During the search, THC wax and oil were found. Passenger Alexis Maya, 22, of Houston claimed the THC.
Tom Knuckles called the Lee County Sheriff’s Office on Saturday, Jan. 18 at 12:46 p.m. requesting a civil standby so he could retrieve his tools from property on FM 1624.
Deputies Alfred Flores and Byron Holloway responded, and the man was able to get his tools without incident.
Cases of the flu are starting to ramp up in Lee County, according to County Health Officer Dr. Laura Birnbaum.
“We are treating both the Type A and Type B flu cases in larger numbers at our clinic,” said Dr. Birnbaum.
The clinic is seeing only a few cases of strep throat and upper respiratory infections.
Vittoria Corda called the Lee County Sheriff’s Office on Saturday, Jan. 18 at 1:31 a.m. after she was assaulted at 2115 E. Hempstead Street in Giddings. She suffered a cut on her ear and a possible broken finger, and the actor was still on the scene.
Deputies stood by while Giddings police officers handled the call, and Lee County EMS was there to provide treatment for the injuries.
Stacie Pfeiffer called the Lee County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday, Dec. 31 at 10:32 a.m. about an incident at 2853 Williams Road in West Point in Lee County.
Someone broke the back window of her vehicle and stole her wallet and a cancelled debit card. Sgt. Lee Liles met with the complainant and took a report for Burglary of a Motor Vehicle.
Ronald Spencer called the Lee County Sheriff’s Office on Friday, Jan. 17 at 9:08 p.m. to report that he was driving an 18-wheeler when he was sideswiped by a bus on Hwy. 77 at CR 220 south of Giddings. He requested a wrecker to pull his semi-truck out of the ditch.
Darao Mata called the Lee County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday, Jan. 19 at 2:19 p.m. after being told by his father that someone was breaking into the house on the corner of CR 430 and CR 121 in the Dime Box area. His father said the man who lives there was not home, and he believed that he knew the man breaking into the house.