Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Showers and thunderstorms are likely both days. Heavy rainfall and at least some risk of strong to severe storms will be present.
(May 1, 2006)—An autopsy was ordered Monday after an inmate was found dead in a holding cell at the Milam County Jail.
Milam County Sheriff Charlie West asked the Texas Rangers to conduct an independent investigation of the death of Ricky Dale Shaw, 46, of Cameron.
A jailer found Shaw dead in the holding cell at about 5:30 a.m. Monday while making regular rounds.
Shaw had been in custody since April 21 on a DWI charge and parole violation.