Cleburne firefighters responded to an alarm call at 10:27 p.m. June 20 at Cleburne High School.

Upon arrival they discovered that training supplies stacked in a storage room had caught fire. Firefighters described the items as “football type rubber training pads.”

The sprinkler system had activated and extinguished the fire before firefighters arrived. Firefighters described the damage as minimal, limited to the rubber pads, though some water damage occurred, according to reports. The water damage, however, was limited to the school’s “inside rubber type football field,” according to reports.

School officials and construction personnel were on hand when firefighters arrived. Reports list no cause for the fire and no injuries were reported.

Cleburne police responded at 8:40 a.m. June 25 to the 2300 block of North Main Street on reports of a stranded motorist. Upon arrival they instead learned that the driver had pulled over to try to stop a person from running into traffic. 

That person, Tony Brett Sears, 45, of Cleburne, appeared to be under the influence of narcotics, according to reports.

Sears allegedly attempted once again to run into traffic evading and resisting officers while doing so.

Police arrested him on charges of evading arrest, resisting arrest and public intoxication.

Police responded at 11:50 a.m. the same day to the 900 block of Turner Street on a theft call. Someone stole the victim’s toolbox from the general area of his garage, according to reports.

Police responded to a theft call at 10:22 p.m. the same day in the 700 block of Remington Street. The victim reported the theft of cash as well as credit card abuse from a caretaker. The case remains under investigation.

Police responded to an earlier theft call at 8:23 a.m. the same day in the 2800 block of North Nolan River Road. Someone stole an RV from the premises. Reports list no description of the RV.

Police responded to a theft call at 2:15 p.m. June 24 in the 1200 block of North Wilhite Street. Someone stole a table from the premises.

Police responded to another theft call at 4:49 p.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of West Henderson Street. Someone stole “various hygiene products” from the premises.

Police responded to a vehicle-burglary call at 5:58 a.m. Thursday in the 100 block of Prairie Avenue. Someone stole cash from the victim’s vehicle. Police noted that the vehicle was unlocked. Police remind residents to lock their vehicles and remove valuables.

Police responded to a theft-in-progress call at 12:02 p.m. the same day in the 1600 block of West Henderson Street. The suspect fled the scene before police arrived but was courteous enough to deposit the stolen goods just outside the front door of the building.

Police responded to what was first reported as a burglary call at 8:40 a.m. Saturday in the 100 block of Maxie Street. Upon arrival they learned instead that a vehicle had struck a building. Reports do not indicate whether anything was stolen or anyone injured.

Police responded to a harassment call at 10:16 p.m. Friday in the 100 block of West Katherine P. Raines Drive. Employees at the restaurant reported that a man who did not receive his entire order had made several phone calls threatening employees.

Police responded to a theft call at 8:33 p.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of Poindexter Avenue. Someone stole a bicycle from the premises. Reports list no description of the bicycle.

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