23-year-old Jonie Bowen was one of several females who were congregating, waving at passersby in front of The Southeast Motel, which is on the Attorney General’s No Trespass Program due to being known for violent crimes, prostitution, and illegal narcotic distribution, during the evening hours of October 20th. Officer Tulo responded to a complaint call regarding the possibility of numerous female sex workers at Lamar Avenue. Upon arrival, Officer Tulo activated his blue lights and was able to detain Bowen after a short foot pursuit. Bowen denied occupying a room at the Southeast Motel and was observed to be wearing black see-through lingerie, exposing her body parts to the public, as she loitered. Bowen told officers that she was previously charged with the manifestation of prostitution in Dallas, Texas. Officers placed Bowen in custody for criminal trespassing, evading arrest, prostitution, and indecent exposure.
60-year-old Vernon White was charged with criminal trespassing and assault after threatening to beat Pro Cleaners’ employees for not getting the stains out of his pants.
30-year-old Larry Burton was charged with criminal trespass and vandalism after he broke into his mother’s home and stole food from her refrigerator.
29-year-old Willie Harris was charged with assault, trespassing, and public intoxication after waving a gun around at his brother’s house, getting into an altercation with him, then returning to assault him after police escorted him home.
29-year-old Patrick Bolin was charged with criminal trespass and aggravated assault after he pointed a semi-automatic handgun at a man in the middle of the street.
60-year-old Johnny Poole was charged with disorderly conduct and criminal trespass when an officer caught him sneaking around the Veteran’s Medical Center. He told them he was just “taking the fu-king shortcut home”.
37-year-old Brandon Triplett was charged with criminal trespass, possession of cocaine with intent, possession of unlawful drug paraphernalia, and violation of parole after police discovered over 30 grams of cocaine and a scale inside his Nautica fanny pack.
29-year-old George Davis was charged with criminal trespass and assault after he was reported for stealing two beers at Express Mart and ordered to not go back onto the property. Later that same day, he was found at the business, placed into custody, and spit on an officer’s arm while waiting to be booked.
22-year-old Jared Bryant was charged with aggravated burglary, criminal trespass, possession of methamphetamine with intent, and two counts of aggravated assault after a man and woman told police they returned to their residence and he threatened them with a “long pocket knife.”