Deputy Terry Sliter listened to a woman’s explanation Saturday night of why she had slapped her husband, then told her she couldn’t do that and arrested her.
    Sltier arrested Mary Oshay, 58 of Early, on an assault charge, Brown County Jail records state. Oshay was one of several people arrested by deputies and police following weekend incidents that included alcohol, drugs and assault.
    According to Sliter’s report:
     Oshay, who was intoxicated, told Sliter her husband had brought up incidents from her past. That irritated Oshay very badly she slapped her husband on the left side of his face.
    “I advised Oshay that she could not assault her husband for that and she did not understand why,” Sliter’s report states.
    In other incidents:
    • Deputy John Gramling made a traffic stop Saturday night at Lovers Lane and Blarney Drive. Gramling smelled the odor of marijuana and conducted a probable cause search of the car.
    Gramling found about 4.7 ounces of marijuana and arrested the two occupants — Jennifer Lilly, 43, and Ryan Schwab, 32, both of Brownwood, on charges of possession of marijuana over 4 ounces under 5 pounds.
    • Deputy Leighton Wyatt made a traffic stop Sunday afternoon at U.S. Highway 377 East and County Road 334 and took the driver into custody for having expired registration.
    Wyatt and other deputies learned the driver, identified as Amber Beam, 33, of Brownwood, is on probation and there is a search clause in place as part of her probation.
    Deputies located a small amount of methamphetamine and charged Beam with possession of a controlled substance.
    • Brownwood police made a traffic stop Sunday after a driver made a wide right turn from Main onto Austin and continued in the turning lane against oncoming traffic. Police arrested Sandy Gallardo, 25, of Brownwood, on a DWI charge.
    Others booked into the Brown County Jail between 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday were:
    Jarvis Coleman, 29, Brownwood, possession of marijuana.
    Jon Garza,36, Coleman, public intoxication.
    Ancil Hall, 20, Brownwood, DWI.
    Colbey Owings, 18, Brownwood, possession of a controlled substance.
    Steven Pringle, 33, Blanket, theft.
    Wanda Roe, 44, Brownwood, witness tampering.
    Edgar St. Jean, 37, DWI.
    Willam Wallace, 65, Brownwood, motion to adjudicate for driving with invalid license.
    Jessie Walls, 46, Blanket, failure to identify, failure to appear, traffic warrants.
    Shane Wood, 38, Brownwood, motion to adjudicate for possession of a controlled substance.