Friendswood Police Activity Report September 27-October 4, 2021
FRIENDSWOOD, TX -- Friendswood Police Activity Report September 27-October 4, 2021
Sept. 28 (8:05 p.m.) Forklift forks were stolen from a forklift located in the 400 block of S. Friendswood Drive. The owner received a tamper notification at approximately 6:40 p.m.
Sept. 29 (9:27 a.m.) A white 2007 Chevrolet Suburban with Texas license plates CBL4364 was stolen from the driveway of a residence in the 0 block of Wilderness Trails. The vehicle was left unlocked with the keys in the ignition. The theft occurred sometime overnight.
Oct. 1 (3:45 p.m.) A theft was reported at the HEB store located at 701 W. Parkwood Avenue. A white female stole beer and left the store. She was observed getting into a black Ford pickup. An officer stopped the suspect during a traffic stop at Scenic Hills and West Blvd. The suspect was identified as Vasi Lia Gerbesoti, 17, of League City. The driver, was identified as Daniel Lee Marquez, 17, of League City. Both were issued citations charging them with Theft.
Sept. 27 (1:01 p.m.) Jonathan Marijah Lee Williams, 34, of Houston, was charged with Tampering with a Government Document. A routine check of a temporary paper tag showed that it was voided. A traffic stop was conducted in the 3900 block of E. FM 528. Williams was taken into custody after admitting to using the temporary tag to avoid tolls.
Sept. 27 (2:15 p.m.) A Friendswood man reported an unauthorized and fraudulent withdrawal from his bank account. The bank told the victim that the withdrawal was made via ACH and was deposited into a bank in Africa.
Sept. 27 (2:29 p.m.) A Friendswood resident reported identity theft when she discovered that someone opened a TXU Energy account using her personal identifying information. The service address was in Houston and the account had an unpaid balance.
Sept. 29 (9:24 a.m.) A Friendswood resident reported the fraudulent use of his personal identifying information to open a Verizon account.
Sept. 29 (10:54 a.m.) A Friendswood woman discovered that her bank account was flagged for fraudulent activity. She went to the bank and found that someone had been added to her account as an approved user. Once on the account, the man went to several Chase bank locations and made large withdrawals.
Sept. 30 (9:19 a.m.) A Friendswood resident received a fraud alert for his credit card for a $1 charge. Then, he received another fraud alert for another credit card on Walmart.com. The charge was declined.
Sept. 30 (10:30 a.m.) A Friendswood woman received an email from her company advising that her personal identifying information was fraudulently used to make an unemployment claim.
Oct. 3 (9:06 p.m.) A resident in the 1800 block of Presideo reported criminal mischief. He believes that someone has been shooting a pellet at his residence and showed the officer two holes in a glass window. Officers made contact with a resident and her 15-year old son in the 1800 block of Palo Duro where the officers determined that the pellets came from by their trajectory. The mother refused to allow her son to answer any of the police officers’ questions. The case is under investigation.
Sept. 27 (10:40 a.m.) Rommel Valdez, Jr., 22, of Friendswood, was charged with Assault by Contact-Family Violence on September 27th at 1:24 a.m. Valdez was accused of assaulting his girlfriend at the Bellevue Apartments located at 17231 Blackhawk Blvd. He was released from jail after posting bond and went straight to his girlfriend’s apartment – a direct violation of the Emergency Protective Order that was signed by a judge and given to him prior to leaving the jail facility. Valdez is now charged with Violation of a Protective Order. He was arrested at the Bellevue Apartments located at 17231 Blackhawk Blvd at 12:10 p.m.
Sept. 28 (1:04 a.m.) Gabriel Aaron Standley, 24, of Friendswood, was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1 and Unlawful Carrying Weapons. Standley was stopped for speeding in the 1500 block of S. Friendswood Drive. As the officer approached the vehicle, Standley rolled down the window and marijuana smoke came billowing out. When asked if he had marijuana, Standley advised that he had a blunt he was smoking in the ashtray and a firearm under the driver’s seat. The officer conducted a search and found the gun and three pills that tested positive for methamphetamine.
Sept. 29 (2:42 a.m.) Ruben Dale Jones, 37, of Holiday Lakes, was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1. Jones was stopped for failure to signal a lane change in the 3000 block of W. Parkwood Avenue. Jones did not have proof of insurance and would only roll down his window halfway and lit up a cigarette. Jones was displaying nervous behavior and when asked if he had anything illegal inside the vehicle, he told the officer that he had a marijuana pipe. A search of the vehicle yielded psilocybin (mushrooms), methamphetamine and marijuana.
Sept. 29 (3:42 p.m.) Logan Bryce Terry, 21, of Pearland, and Alina Annie Alex, 19, of Rosharon, were charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Terry was stopped for expired registration in the 5100 block of FM 2351. During the contact, the officer detected the smell of marijuana. As Alex exited the vehicle, the officer noticed a baggie of marijuana on the floorboard. A search was conducted and the officer found various drug paraphernalia.
Sept. 30 (12:43 a.m.) An officer attempted to make a stop on a vehicle in the 5000 block of FM 2351 for expired registration, no insurance and a lighting violation. The driver failed to stop and continued traveling east on FM 2351 striking the cub and swerving into the adjacent lane. Eventually, the vehicle came to a stop in the 4500 block of FM 2351. Corey Preston Dearman, 31, of Alvin, was identified as the driver and Loretta Hanlon Yates, 51, of Alvin, was a passenger. The officer searched the vehicle and found several ripped open baggies containing methamphetamine. Dearman had ingested a majority of the methamphetamine and had to be taken to a local hospital. Dearman was charged with Evading Arrest or Detention and Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1. Yates was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Oct. 2 (1:26 a.m.) Bruce Anthony Chavez, 18, of Houston, and Miguel Granados, Jr., 18, of Pasadena, were charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 3 and Possession of Marijuana. Granados was stopped for expired registration in the 400 block of W. Edgewood Drive. During the contact, the officer detected the strong smell of marijuana. Granados claimed that he had just a little bit of weed. A search was conducted and yielded marijuana and Xanax.
Oct. 4 (12:00 a.m.) Rafael Jose Pena, 22, of Houston, was charged with Manufacture or Delivery of a Controlled Substance. Pena was driving with only one headlight and no insurance in the 100 block of E. Edgewood Drive. During the contact, the officer detected the smell of marijuana and observed a digital scale on the dash, in plain view. Pena could only provide an ID card and once removed from the vehicle, he stated that he had marijuana and cocaine in a backpack. Pena also had an outstanding felony warrant in Harris County for Aggravated Robbery. The passenger, Emily Orozco Gomez, 23, of Houston, was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Driving While Intoxicated
Sept. 28 (11:15 p.m.) Theresa Garcia Schuelke, 53, of Pasadena, was charged with Driving While Intoxicated in the 100 block of E. Edgewood Drive. Schuelke was stopped for speeding. She exhibited signs of intoxication and failed a field sobriety test. Schuelke also had a suspended driver’s license for a DWI in February 2021.
Sept. 29 (12:05 a.m.) Mayra Karina Rangel, 33, of League City, was charged with Driving While Intoxicated in the 3900 block of Laura Leigh Lane. Rangel was stopped for speeding. She exhibited signs of intoxication and failed a field sobriety test.
Oct. 3 (12:36 a.m.) Aeriana Jasmine Ramos Cooper, 24, of Alvin, was charged with Driving While Intoxicated in the 2000 block of W. Parkwood Avenue. Ramos Cooper was stopped for a license plate violation. She exhibited signs of intoxication and failed a field sobriety test.
Oct. 4 (2:25 a.m.) Dellaney Michelle Wimberly, 22, of Pearland, was charged with Driving While Intoxicated. An officer noticed that she was stopped five feet past the designated stopping point at a red light. Once the light turned green, Wimberly was having difficulty maintaining a single lane and was stopped in the 1500 block of E. Winding Way. During the contact, Wimberly exhibited signs of intoxication including the strong smell of alcohol. She failed a field sobriety test. The passenger, Tyler Lane Stavinoha, 25, of Pearland, was charged with Public Intoxication.
Sept. 27 (7:11 p.m.) Ronnie Davis Holmes, 40, of Friendswood, was charged with Public Intoxication in the 3200 block of W. Parkwood Avenue. Holmes and his girlfriend were involved in an argument. While interviewing Holmes, he exhibited signs of intoxication.
Sept. 29 (2:07 a.m.) Cody Allen Hadley, 32, of Bacliff, was charged with Public Intoxication. Officers were called to a residence in the 16500 block of Barcelona Drive where the caller’s ex-boyfriend had been throwing objects at the windows for the past hour. The officer contacted Hadley, determined that he was intoxicated and took him into custody.
Oct. 1 (12:07 a.m.) Dwayne Bruce Blankenship, 40, of Friendswood, was charged with Public Intoxication. An officer noticed a suspicious vehicle parked in the parking lot of a closed business in the 700 block of W. Parkwood Avenue. Blankenship was asleep inside his vehicle with the engine running. Once awake, he was determined to be too intoxicated to drive home and he was unable to call for a sober ride.
Oct. 2 (4:01 p.m.) An officer was flagged down in the100 block of E. Edgewood Drive. A Lyft driver was having trouble with an intoxicated passenger. Geneva Ann Mansel, 42, of La Porte, was intoxicated and screaming. She was asked to exit the vehicle. At that time, she was taken into custody and charged with Public Intoxication.
Sept. 30 (11:28 a.m.) A Friendswood officer observed Jeremy Duane Brock, 44, of Webster, inside a vehicle in the 200 block of Melody Lane. The officer had prior knowledge that Brock had outstanding warrants. A marked Friendswood police unit conducted a traffic stop and took Brock into custody for the Criminal Trespass warrant. The driver, Cole Everett Dockall, 40, of Seabrook, was charged with Driving While License Invalid.
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