November 26, 2018 – Stopped for a defective license plate lamp, Melissa Mask Roberson, 48, of Talco, was arrested for Possession of Controlled Substance Penalty Group 1, less than 1-gram.
Roberson, stopped on State Highway 11, displayed indicators of criminal activity according to the DPS report. She denied consent to search and a DPS K9 responded and conducted a free air search of the vehicle. A probable cause search revealed a glass pipe containing white residue , a clear baggie containing methamphetamine, and other drug paraphernalia. Her driver’s licenses showed to have multiple suspensions.
Roberson is out of jail on bond.
The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office is located at 298 Rosemont St., Sulphur Springs, TX 75482. Non-emergency calls can be made to (903) 438-4040.