Compiled by Chief Deputy Barry Welch
Montgomery County Constable Pct. 4 Deputies served 138 civil papers with 7 evictions and 2 writs throughout East Montgomery County. Numerous suspects were arrested, clearing 14 JP4 warrants, 5 Montgomery County warrants, 1 Harris County warrant and 3 City of Humble warrants.
No Driver’s License, No Insurance, No Way!
11 vehicles were towed in East Montgomery County last week because drivers had no license and/or no insurance, 3 were towed because the drivers were arrested and 1 was towed because the driver was an intoxicated minor.
On October 26, around 2:30 a.m., Deputy R. Ford was on patrol when he noticed a 4-wheeler, with no lights activated, eastbound on Hwy 105 turning onto Crockett Martin Rd. Deputy Ford began to follow the ATV and the driver sped away, eventually turning onto a dirt road and out of sight. The deputy captured the suspect a short time later when he returned to Crockett Martin Rd. and failed an attempt to escape through a yard. Deputy Ford noticed the ATV’s ignition wires were cut. The suspect then admitted stealing the ATV a couple of hours earlier. Erik Jonathan Acosta, 20, of Grangerland, is charged with Evading Arrest in a Motor Vehicle and Theft $1,500 to $20,000.
Blowing and going
On October 23, around 8:30 p.m., Cpl. A. Looza followed up on a tip regarding a stolen vehicle being dismantled at a residence in the 24000 block of Sears Lane in Porter. After obtaining consent to search the property, Cpl. Looza found a stolen 2002 Nissan Altima inside a shed and a plastic bag containing methamphetamine inside the residence. Kenneth Walker Pickering, 35, of Porter is charged with felony Possession of a Controlled Substance and Theft (over$10,000).
On October 23, around 1:45 a.m., Deputy E. Rivera conducted a routine traffic stop and learned the driver had an outstanding Harris County warrant for Burglary of a Building. Deputy Rivera took the man into custody, and then an inventory of the vehicle revealed a metal can containing marijuana. David Michael Kull, 23, of Porter is charged with a Harris County warrant and Possession of Marijuana.
John Lee Melton, 21, of Grangerland, is charged with Public Intoxication. He was arrested during an October 23 disturbance.