Eight Arrested; Special Crimes Unit Cracking Down On Drugs
Feb11

Eight Arrested; Special Crimes Unit Cracking Down On Drugs

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Special Crimes Unit arrested eight (8) individuals in connection with Possession of and Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine on Wednesday. Chief Criminal Investigator Lewis Tatum says that the arrests came as a result of four separate incidents and investigations. Serving a warrant for Nathan James Bearden, Sgt. Estes made a traffic stop on East Loop 301 at Industrial Drive and Jefferson Street....

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Local Law Enforcement Seeks Three Additional Suspects In Organized Crime Ring
Feb01

Local Law Enforcement Seeks Three Additional Suspects In Organized Crime Ring

Sulphur Springs Police Chief Jay Sanders and Detective Sergeant Lenwood “Bo” Fox held a press conference Monday morning to address the ongoing investigation and search for suspects involved in a large organized crime ring responsible for the theft of eleven (11) utility, all-terrain vehicles from Nor-Tex Tractor in Sulphur Springs. The units were stolen during two thefts occurring on April 23rd and November 23rd of 2015. Leads in...

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Goodson-Lindley Arrested For Retaliation And Theft
Jan22

Goodson-Lindley Arrested For Retaliation And Theft

Zataviane Quamaine Goodson-Lindley, 19, was arrested Thursday afternoon for a theft at Walmart in Sulphur Springs, but his self-inflicted problems increased. Goodson-Lindley was contacted in the parking lot by Sulphur Springs Police Department Officers where it was discovered that the subject had an active Criminal Trespass Warning in connection with two previous thefts which prohibited him from being on the Walmart property. A...

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Rollison Continuing Gridiron Career
Jan21

Rollison Continuing Gridiron Career

Tyrik Rollison, the record holding former Sulphur Springs High School quarterback who led the Wildcats to the Texas High School Class 4-A Division II state championship in 2008, has signed a contract with the San Angelo Bandits of the Champions Indoor Football League. “We’re excited to bring in a quarterback like Tyrik,” said General Manager and Head Coach Meadow Lemon. “He’s got all the physical tools to play in this league and has...

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Significant Weather Advisory Ended at 11:30 a.m.
Jan21

Significant Weather Advisory Ended at 11:30 a.m.

A SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY for western Hopkins County, southeastern Fannin County, eastern Hunt County, Delta County and northwestern Rains County was issued at 10:41 a.m. Thursday and was in effect until 11:30 AM CST Thursday. The thunderstorm dropped hail in the Brashear area and northeast of the area in northwestern Hopkins County. The storm began to diminish as it neared Highway 19 near Birthright. The storm moved at 37 miles...

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*Update* Brian Toliver Ford Relocation
Jan18

*Update* Brian Toliver Ford Relocation

Brian Toliver Ford Lincoln in Sulphur Springs is pressing forward. KSST News stopped by the temporary location for the dealership Monday morning to check on the progress. Jonathan Toliver told us that they plan on having the interim dealership open for business by the end of this week. Employees are hard at work transforming the old Gober-Merrell location into a working dealership. The interior of the building is receiving a face lift...

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“Updated” Como Man Arrested For Retaliation
Jan18

“Updated” Como Man Arrested For Retaliation

A 60-year-old Como, Texas man was arrested Sunday evening for Obstruction or Retaliation. Sheriff Deputy Sergeant Wade Sheets responded to a disturbance call at a County Road 3562 residence shortly after 7 pm Sunday. Upon arrival, the accused subject began to verbally threaten Sgt. Sheets. According to an arrest report, the man shouted “Don’t [expletive] with me” and that he would “Blow your [expletive] head...

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Man Turns Himself In On Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child Charges
Jan13

Man Turns Himself In On Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child Charges

Raul Carrerea Pichardo, 35, turned himself in to the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office without incident Tuesday evening on a warrant for aggravated sexual assault of a child. Bond was set at $35,000 after a bond agreement between Pichardo’s attorney and the District Attorney’s office. The incident occurred in October, 2014. Pichardo, a citizen of Mexico, is being held in Hopkins County Jail for both the offense and for...

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Trading Post, 1-12-16
Jan12

Trading Post, 1-12-16

Trading Post, January 12, 2016: For Sale: A list of 5 items: 1) 40’ Samsung TV w/remote, brand new in the box… 2) new, in the box Keurig coffee maker… 3) new with tags solid marble top buffet… 4) new, two matching solid marble end tables… 5) nice armoire in excellent condition… call 903-885-4418   Share...

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Sheriff’s Investigators Have Suspects in Fire Hydrant Scam
Jan11

Sheriff’s Investigators Have Suspects in Fire Hydrant Scam

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Investigators believe they have discovered two subjects connected to a recent scam in Sulphur Springs. According to Chief Criminal Investigator Lewis Tatum, two white males in their mid-twenties approached the home of an elderly Sulphur Springs woman and informed her that they were there to replace the fire hydrant on her property. The false claims made by the suspects were indicated an intention...

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