It is important to note that an arrest should not be considered as evidence of guilt. The defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

April 8

Monique Wright, 38, of Taylor, at 10:47 a.m., officers learned that Wright had been arrested by another agency for four outstanding warrants for disregard flashing red signal, fail to appear, no Texas driver’s license and fail to appear. Wright posted bond for $2,500 and paid court fees for $1,852.76 and was released April 14.

Ozzy Deleon, 21, of Taylor, at 4:07 p.m., in the 1100 block of Carolina St., officers responded to a report of a prior assault. Deleon ran away on foot upon officer’s arrival. After a short chase, officers detained Deleon. An investigation revealed Deleon physically assaulted a member of the household, before obtaining a knife and threatening the life of another member of the household. Deleon was arrested and charged with assault with injury/family violence, a class A misdemeanor, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon/family violence, a second-degree felony, and evading arrest/detention on foot, a class A misdemeanor. Deleon is still in custody at the Williamson County Jail on bonds that total $80,000.

April 9

Cesar Hernandez, 50, of Taylor, at 12:12 p.m., in Murphy Park, 1600 Veteran’s Ln., officers were flagged down by Hernandez, who wished to turn himself in on an outstanding warrant for public intoxication. Hernandez was arrested for the warrant. Hernandez posted bond for $755.80 and was released April 15.

Dustin West, 32, of Taylor, at 2:56 p.m., in the 400 block of Annie St., officers responded to a report of a disturbance. Upon officers’ arrival, West ran away on foot and concealed himself. Officers located West, arrested and charged him with evading arrest/detention on foot, a class A misdemeanor. West posted bond for $2,000 and was released April 11.

April 10

Fermin Mata, 23, of Taylor, at 6:11 a.m., in the 400 block of Sturgis St., officers responded to a report of an assault. An investigation revealed Mata physically assaulted a member of the household, causing injury. Mata was arrested and charged with assault with injury/family violence, a class A misdemeanor. Mata is still in custody at the Williamson County Jail.

Michael Abundiz, 19, of Taylor, at 7:50 p.m., in the 200 block of W. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., officers conducted a traffic stop on Abundiz, who had two outstanding warrants for disorderly conduct-fighting and fail to appear. Abundiz was arrested for the warrants.

April 11

Daveta Donnelly, 38, of Rockdale, at 4:54 p.m., in the 100 block of Carlos Parker Blvd. SE, officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop on Donnelly, who evaded officers in a motor vehicle. Donnelly finally pulled over in Thrall after an approximately five-mile pursuit. Donnelly was found to be in possession of alprazolam, cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride, and Seroquel, all of which require prescriptions, which Donnelly did not have. Donnelly was arrested and charged with evading arrest/detention by motor vehicle, a state jail felony, and possession of controlled substance, penalty group 3, under 28 grams, a class A misdemeanor. Donnelly posted bond for $4,000 and was released April 12.

April 12

Demarco Bodary, 28, of Taylor, at 9:03 a.m., officers learned that Bodary had been arrested by another agency for two outstanding warrants for speeding and fail to appear. Bodary posted bond for $613.10 and was released the same day.

Monica Good, 17, of Taylor, at 2:31 p.m., at Taylor High School, 355 FM 973, Good was found to be in possession of a vapor pen containing Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Good was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance, penalty group 2, over 1 gram in a drug free zone, a second-degree felony. Good received a PR bond for $4,000 and was released April 13.

John Gonzales, 30, of Taylor, at 6:11 p.m., in the 600 block of S. Main St., officers conducted a traffic stop on Gonzales, who had two outstanding warrants out for no Texas driver’s license and fail to appear. Gonzales was arrested for the warrants. Gonzales is still in custody at the Williamson County Jail on bonds that total $1,636.96.

April 13

Dalton Popham, 26, of Taylor, and Brandon Saldana, 21, of Taylor, at 11:11 p.m., in the 800 block of Porter St., officers responded to a 911 call of an unwanted person. Officers located Popham, who was found to be intoxicated. Popham physically resisted officers as they placed him under arrest. Popham was charged with public intoxication, a class C misdemeanor, and resisting arrest/detention, a class A misdemeanor. As officers were investigating, Saldana arrived on scene and began cursing at officers, explaining that he had marijuana and that officers should arrest him as well. Saldana was found to be intoxicated and was arrested. No marijuana was located on his person. Saldana was charged with public intoxication, a class C misdemeanor. Popham is still in custody at the Williamson County Jail on bonds that total $2,250. Saldana posted bond for $250 and was released the same day.

Johnny Gonzales, 67, of Taylor, at 9:50 p.m., in the 1100 block of N. Main St., officer conducted a traffic stop on Gonzales, who had an outstanding warrant for theft over $100, a class B misdemeanor. Gonzales was arrested for the warrant. Gonzales is still in custody at the Williamson County Jail on a $3,500 bond.

April 14

Christian Jimenez, 23, of Taylor, at 11:53 p.m., in the 300 block of W. Ninth St., Jimenez was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, a class B misdemeanor, and possession of marijuana, under 2 ounces, a class B misdemeanor. Jimenez also had three outstanding warrants for no Texas driver’s license, fail to appear and possession of marijuana out of Uvalde. Jimenez is still in custody at the Williamson County Jail on bonds that total $2,685.23.

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