Most of the items taken in a recent Hopkins County burglary have been recovered and a Collin County man has been arrested in connection with the break-in in Collin County. More arrests are possible. Hopkins County Sheriff’s Chief Criminal Investigator Lewis Tatum said a saddle and several firearms were recovered which led to the arrest. He stated that serial numbers on the items provided by the owner enabled the find. Other arrests are expected to follow.
Tatum encourages local residents to record the serial numbers on valuable items and place those numbers in a safe place away from the items. The items recovered had been taken in a burglary at a residence on State Highway 11.