Tag Archives: COURTS

GRAND JURY HANDS DOWN INDICTMENTS FOR ROBBERY, AGGRAVATED ASSAULT AND A MAJOR THEFT

The Washington County Grand Jury handed down indictments for suspects of  aggravated robbery, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and a major theft from a business in this week’ s…

DRUG SENTENCES IN 21ST DISTRICT COURT

District Court Judge Reva Towslee-Corbett sentenced a 21-year old Burton woman to three years deferred adjudication after she pled guilty to charges of possession of controlled substances in this week’s…

BRENHAM MAN SENTENCED TO 18 YEARS FOR DRUGS AND EVADING ARREST

A Brenham man arrest twice in two weeks last summer was sentenced to 18 years in prison after this week’s session of the 21st district court. Assistant District Attorney Eric…

ALLEGED CHILD SEX PREDATOR INDICTED

A man that 21st district attorney Julie Renken calls an alleged ‘child sex  predator’ was indicted in this week’s session of the grand jury. The Washington County grand jury had…

NOVEMBER TRIAL DATE SET FOR BURLESON COUNTY CAPITAL MURDER

A November 18th  trial date has been set for a 37-year old Caldwell man, charged in the capital murder of 63-year old Bennie King. A roommate found King’s body on…

WARRANT SWEEP BEGINS MARCH FIRST

The Brenham and Burton Municipal Courts along with Justice of the Peace Courts for precinct one and three will be among the 300 law ebnforcement jurisdictions across Texas that will…

TEXAS COURT OF CRIMINAL APPEALS AFFIRMS DEATH SENTENCE OF COLLEGE STATION MAN

The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued unanimous opinion affirming the murder conviction and death sentence of John Darrell Thuesen Wednesday. The 30-year old Thuesen was convicted in 2010 for…

WARRANT SWEEP BEGINS SATURDAY

Anyone with outstanding warrants needs to take care of them today (Friday) because the big warrant round up is coming. Local law enforcement and some Washington County Courts are giving…

TWENTY YEARS FOR INJURY TO A CHILD

A 37-year old Caldwell man received the maximum 20 years in prison for injury to a child almost one year after his one year old son was found dead in…

STATE BAR TO HEAR COMPLAINT FROM ANTHONY GRAVES

The State Bar of Texas is investigating a complaint against retired District Attorney Charles Sebesta from former Brenham death row inmate Anthony Graves.  . Graves, who spent 18 years in…