Garland Fire Department’s Chief Raymond Knight has recognized Garland police officer Shaun Smith with the Public Safety Herosim Award. Chief Knight described the incident in a letter written to the Garland Police Department.
On August 7, 2015, 24 year old Jose Alfredo Martinez of Garland was murdered in the 1700 block of White Oak Drive. On August 21, 22 year old Adrian Regalado of Garland was taken into custody for the murder.
Garland Police have recovered video from a Whataburger robbery that occurred last Saturday morning just after 4 am. Three men, one who was armed with a handgun, entered the store in the 700 block of East Centerville Road.
$250,000 of K2 (Synthetic Marihuana) was seized last week during a drug bust. Owners and operators, Bok Shin and Myung Shin, of MK Beauty Supply and Wayne’s Convenience Store were arrested for delivery and possession of the dangerous street drug.