The following individuals were booked into the Wharton County Jail dating back to Jan. 16. The arrest records available are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. As of Monday, Jan. 25, the inmate count at the jail was 111 inmates. The jail houses a maximum 144 beds.

• Bryan Battles, 46, of Bay City, was arrested on an unauthorized use of a vehicle felony charge by the Wharton County Sheriff’s Office at 12:28 p.m., Jan. 17;

• Brandon Cremeens, 22, of El Campo, was arrested on an unauthorized use of a vehicle felony charge by the El Campo Police Department at 3 p.m., Jan. 16. He was released Jan. 17;

• Maria Christina De la Rosa, 44, of Fort Worth, was arrested on a driving while intoxicated misdemeanor charge at 2:25 a.m., Jan. 17. She was released Jan. 17;

• Dayron Norman, 37, of Wharton, was arrested on an assault causes bodily injury family member misdemeanor charge by the WCSO at 3:48 a.m., Jan. 18. He was released Jan. 20;

• Emilio Lee Mata III, 38, of Clute, was arrested on a burglary of habitation felony warrant charge by the WCSO at 9:10 a.m., Jan. 19;

• Rico Casanova Gonzales, 26, of Wharton, was arrested on a DWI misdemeanor charge by the Wharton Police Department at 7:29 p.m., Jan. 20;

• Jamorine Fred Johnson, 35, of El Campo, was arrested on a burglary of habitation felony charge by ECPD at 9:44 a.m., Jan. 19;

• Tiffany Mari Marquina, 32, of Topeka, Kan., was arrested on a smuggling of persons felony warrant charge by the WCSO at 5:42 p.m., Jan. 20

• Vanessa Marie Sanchez, 29, of Raton, N.M., was arrested on a smuggling of persons felony warrant charge by the WCSO at 5:42 p.m., Jan. 20;

• Eloy Castor, 44, of Boling, was arrested on a criminal trespass misdemeanor charge by the WCSO at 5:39 p.m., Jan. 21;

• Jesse Martinez, 25, of El Campo, was arrested on a DWI 2nd commitment misdemeanor/serving sentence charge by the WCSO at 5:50 p.m., Jan. 21;

• Travis Lee Matura, 33, of Wharton, was arrested on a burglary of habitation felony charge by the WCSO at 5:11 p.m., Jan. 21;

• Angel Nicole Castro, 26, of El Campo, was arrested on a capital murder of person under 10 years of age felony warrant charge by ECPD at 10:42 p.m., Jan. 22. She was released Jan. 23;

• Angela Renee King, was arrested on an evading arrest detention misdemeanor charge by WPD at 2:49 p.m., Jan. 23;

• Kevin Michael Sosa, 34, of El Campo was arrested on a DWI 3rd or more felony charge by ECPD at 12:31 a.m., Jan. 23. He was released Jan. 23;

• Javier Paul Contreras, 19, of Wharton, was arrested on an evading arrest detention misdemeanor warrant charge by WPD at 11:01 a.m., Jan. 24;

• Jashawn Obrian Nickerson, 19, of Wharton, was arrested on an abandon endanger child with intent to return felony charge by WPD at 8:02 a.m., Jan. 24;

• Zachary Daniel Salazar, 25, of El Campo, was arrested on a DWI 2nd misdemeanor charge by ECPD at 2:40 a.m., Jan. 24.

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