When motorists return home from 4th of July trips this week theyâ€™ll be paying less at the pumps to do so.Â The statewide average for a gallon of regular unleaded in the Lone Star State is now $3.16, which is four cents less than last week and 18 cents less than the national average of $3.34.Â Drivers in El Paso are paying the most on average at $3.27 and motorists in Beaumont are paying the least at $3.09. Drivers in Sweetwater are paying an average of $3.17.
The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 100 calls for service, issued no citations and made two arrests on July 4, 2012.
The SPD received 47, 911 calls.
Calls for service:
â€˘Â Family violence assault â€”Â 1100 block of James.
â€˘Â Burglary of a habitationâ€”Â 100 block of Fisher.
Arrested by SPD:
â€˘ Billy McQueen, 24 â€” Assault causes bodily injury.
â€˘ Justin Strouse, 25 â€” Public intoxication.
The Nolan County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) had 12 calls for service, served no civil papers and made two arrests on July 4, 2012.
Arrested by NCSO: