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Dan Ray Medrano, 48, of Longview, was held Wednesday on bonds totaling $15,000 on charges of driving while intoxicated, third or more offense; accident involving damage to vehicle greater than $200; and duty on striking fixture/highway landscape greater than $200. Medrano was arrested by Longview police at about 4 p.m. Tuesday at Christus Good Shepherd Medical Center.

Jacobe Abdul Ross, 25, of Kilgore, was held Wednesday on bonds totaling $15,000 on charges of possession of between 1 and 4 grams of a controlled substance and unlicensed carrying a weapon. Ross was arrested by Kilgore police at about midnight Monday in the 700 block of Longview Street.

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Courtney Stern is a public safety reporter covering a wide range of topics. She grew up in Baltimore and later earned a journalism degree from the University of Miami. Stern moved to East Texas from Iowa with her husband and two dogs, Pebbles and Bam Bam.