Tag Archives: COURTS

THREE INDICTED FOR CHILD ENDANGERMENT

A Somerville man and two women from Brenham were indicted on four counts of child endangerment in this week’s session of the district court grand jury. Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies…

‘MELTDOWN’ LEADS TO CRIMINAL MISCHEIF CONVICTION

Assistant District Attorney Eric Berg says a Fourth of July weekend ‘meltdown’ led to a conviction  for criminal mischief for a 27-year old Brenham man in this week’s session of…

BLUNDERS LEAD TO FELONY CONVICTIONS IN THIS WEEK’S SESSION OF THE 21ST DISTRICT COURT

Assistant District Attorney Eric Berg said Tuesday’s session of the 21st district court had a number of cases in which the defendants blundered into major crimes. Berg cites the case…

AUSTIN COUNTY DWI INDICTMENTS

Austin County District Attorney Travis Koehn says the most recent session of the county’s grand jury had at least two felony cases of driving while intoxicated. He says this happens…

CONVICTED MURDERER SEEKS TO OVERTURN DEATH SENTENCE

Convicted murderer John Thuesen was in a Brazos County courtroom Tuesday, appealing his death sentence for killing his ex-girlfriend Rachel Joiner and her brother Travis in March of 2009.  The…

THREE YEAR SENTENCE FOR AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

A 47-year old Brenham man who pointed a pistol at a man trying to talk to him, has been sentenced to three years in prison after this week’s session of the…

CONROE POLICE OFFICER GETS PROBATION FOR FATAL SHOOTING

A Conroe police sergeant who was convicted this week for fatally shooting an alleged shoplifter last year, was given a probated sentence for the incident. Thirty-year old Sgt. Jason Blackwelder…

THUESEN DEFENSE LAWYER SAYS SHE TRIED TO KEEP HER CLIENT OFF DEATH ROW

The defense attorney for John Thuesen, a convicted murderer who is trying to have his death sentence overturned in a court hearing in Brazos County this week, says she did…

RELATIVES INDICTED ON UNRELATED DRUG CHARGES

Two related people were indicted on unrelated drug delivery charges in this week’s session of the 21st district court grand jury. Assistant District Attorney Eric Berg said that 47-year old…

THIRTY-THREE YEAR SENTENCE FOR DRUG DEALER

Thirteen felony convictions ranging from robbery, assault, family violence, and numerous drug offenses meant a 33 year prison sentence for a Brenham man in this week’s session of the 21st district…