Early police blotter
    • Community Relations — male subject walking in the cold. Officer gave a courtesy ride to subject.
    • Traffic hazard — Heartland Drive, 18-wheeler unloading cars in roadway. Driver given citation for being parked in roadway.
    • Welfare check —1000 block of Early Boulevard. Caller unable to contact her daughter, afraid her boyfriend will not allow her to call out. Everything OK, no problems.
    • Alarm — 1000 block of Early Boulevard, motion alarm. Building secure.
    • Suspicious call — East Highway 377/ Salt Creek, vehicle spotlighting. Officers unable to locate.
    • Attempted warrant service — unable to locate subject.

     • Accident — Early Boulevard/C.C. Woodson, two vehicle, no injuries. Citation issued to one driver.
    • Suspicious call — caller advised two males followed her from Allsup’s and gave description. Unable to locate the suspect.

    • Theft/fraud — caller wanted to speak with officer regarding Shawn Brantley selling him a stolen vehicle. Offense occurred in Fort Worth —  referred to Ft Worth PD.
    • Accident — vehicle hit a deer. Accident occurred in Brownwood, referred to Brownwood PD.
    • Harassment — 100 block of Early Boulevard, subject given a criminal trespass warning. Subject coming to female’s employment and harassing her.
    • Accident — 900 block of Early Boulevard. Hit and run occurred on parking lot of Scott’s Western Wear. Suspect vehicle is a white Dodge pickup with Tarleton sticker on right rear window and Texas Tech on left rear window.
    • Follow-up call — caller stated she reported a ladder stolen, then located the ladder in the pawn shop. Hold was placed on the item until further investigation could be done.
    • Reckless driver — South Highway 183 traveling north to Early. BCSO stopped vehicle.
    • Agency assist — 1500 Davis Lane with Brownwood PD for stabbing call.
    • Domestic disturbance — Bluebonnet Hills, parties stated they were watching a movie, yeling at kids. No problems.
    • Juvenile problem — 130 Sudderth Drive, caller reported kids looking into vehicles in parking lot. Kids located, met with parents.
    • Suspicious — 900 block of Early Boulevard, white pickup at Sonic, caller reported both occupants were intoxicated. Vehicle drove away, officer stopped the vehicle on East Commerce. Field sobriety test given. The driver, Levian Welch, 20, of Hamilton, was placed under arrest for DWI and resisting arrest. Suspect began resisting when officer went to place handcuffs on him. A search warrant was obtained to draw blood, taken to ER to obtain blood sample then taken to Brown County Jail. The passenger, Bryce Massingill, 18, of Comanche, was placed under arrest for public intoxication.

Friday, Dec. 22
    • Alarm call — 100 block of Early Boulevard. Building secure.
    • Medical call — 100 block of Hilcrest, medical call, Lifeguard transported.

Thursday, Dec. 21
    • Suspicious call — 900 block of Early Boulevard. Subject acting strange around the church, dressed in camo, several church employees worried about him. Subject was a homeless person passing through. He was offered some assistance but refused and stated he would continue in his travels.
    • Animal complaint — Highway 183 South. Reporting person stopped officer, concerned about some horses’ conditions. Location was in county, referred to Sheriff’s Office
    • Reckless driver — Highway 377 South toward Brownwood, truck almost struck vehicle. Vehicle came all the  way through Brownwood and entered Early. Officer located vehicle and held for BCSO to respond since offense occurred in county.
    • Unwanted person — 1200 block of C.C. Woodson, vehicle parked outside that was not part of anyone renting. Made contact with vehicle. Was waiting in person to arrive and pick them up.