Wood County Sheriff’s Report January 16-22, 2019

Wood County Sheriff’s Report January 16, 2019 to January 22, 2019 includes:

January 16th

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 1:37 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on HWY 80 near Hawkins; at approximately 1:52 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2310 near Mineola, at approximately 9:10 a.m., in reference to an assault that occurred. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 779 near Alba, at approximately 9:18 a.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies spoke with the owner of the property and the vehicle was removed.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 1:16 p.m., in reference to an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle on CR 2281 near Mineola. A known actor took the reporting party’s vehicle without consent.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2225 near Quitman, at approximately 3:34 p.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s property.

At 5:02 p.m., horses were reported out on CR 4890 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2659 near Hawkins, at approximately 8:12 p.m., in reference to an inquest. A female, 84, was found deceased in her residence. The Justice of the Peace arrived and no autopsy was ordered.

 Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Yantis, at approximately 8:40 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

January 17th

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4790 near Winnsboro, at approximately 12:02 a.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies located the wrecked vehicle and this incident was forwarded to the Department of Public Services.

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on CR 1726 near Yantis; at approximately 12:14 a.m. Jody Luscomb, 52, of Yantis, was arrested for outstanding warrants.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on Lake Holbrook point; at approximately 1:22 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3482 near Hawkins, at approximately 2:07 a.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspicious activity.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 2:18 a.m., in reference to an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle on HWY 154 near Quitman. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Yantis, at approximately 4:30 a.m., in reference to an assault that occurred. Lane Ogle, 20, of Yantis, was arrested for Criminal Mischief and Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Violence.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 11:06 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any signs of theft.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person, on CR 3810 near Hawkins; at approximately 6:15 p.m. Deputies located and provided the individual with a courtesy transport.

January 18th

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on Choctaw near Quitman; at approximately 3:43 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2954 near Alba, at approximately 7:06 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 8:44 a.m., in reference to a scam that occurred on CR 2460 near Mineola. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

At 9:14 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 3230 near Quitman.

Deputies were dispatched to Alba Golden School, at approximately 10:20 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2198 near Mineola, at approximately 10:39 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 80 near Hawkins, at approximately 11:43 a.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies issued a Criminal Trespass Warning and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1246 near Quitman, at approximately 3:14 p.m., in reference to an animal complaint. Deputies located a malnourished horse and this case was forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to Lloyd Ave. in Quitman, at approximately 3:35 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Billy Cockerham, 39, of Hawkins, was arrested for an outstanding warrant.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 3:59 p.m., in reference to a terroristic threat that occurred on Geronimo near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to Village Circle in Yantis, at approximately 4:43 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1970 near Yantis, at approximately 5:47 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

At 7:56 p.m., horses were reported out on CR 2650 near Mineola.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Evans St. in Mineola; at approximately 8:33 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4186 near Winnsboro, at approximately 8:38 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to SPUR 514 near Yantis; at approximately 10:12 p.m. Billy Finklea, 69, of Yantis, was arrested for outstanding warrants.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3540 near Hawkins, at approximately 11:48 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Johnson Lane in Mineola; at approximately 11:56 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

January 19th

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2376 near Alba, at approximately 12:04 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies located an open door, but were unable to locate any signs of theft.

Deputies were dispatched to Main St. in Yantis, at approximately 12:14 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2869 near Hawkins, at approximately 12:57 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on Choctaw near Quitman; at approximately 1:22 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

At 9:10 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 2088 near Winnsboro.

At 9:35 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 2966 near Yantis.

At 9:48 a.m., horses were reported out on FM 1801 near Mineola.

At 12:12 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 2088 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3160 near Quitman, at approximately 12:52 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

At 1:05 p.m., horses were reported out on FM 1801 near Mineola.

At 4:02 p.m., horses were reported out on FM 852 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1912 near Yantis, at approximately 6:45 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3220 near Quitman, at approximately 8:02 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

At 9:03 p.m., horses were reported out on HWY 37 near Winnsboro.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Evans St. in Mineola; at approximately 11:54 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

January 20th

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2560 near Mineola, at approximately 4:04 a.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies located the individuals and advised them to lower the volume of the music.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Sioux near Quitman; at approximately 8:26 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to CR 3120 near Quitman; at approximately 8:46 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to FM 852 near Winnsboro; at approximately 9:11 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to FM 852 near Winnsboro; at approximately 9:26 a.m. Stuart Bruce, 40, of Winnsboro, was arrested for an outstanding warrant.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Mill St. in Winnsboro; at approximately 10:21 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 10:38 a.m., in reference to a scam that occurred on FM 852 near Winnsboro. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 2:44 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies located an individual at the scene, but everything was OK. This case is active.

At 3:07 p.m., cows were reported out on HWY 154 near Quitman.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 49 near Mineola, at approximately 3:41 p.m., in reference to shots fired. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

At 5:16 p.m., horses were reported out on CR 1880 near Yantis.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 2800 near Mineola; at approximately 8:23 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 8:31 p.m., in reference to harassment that occurred on FM 1254 near Mineola. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to CR 1660 near Alba; at approximately 9:37 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 11:05 p.m., in reference to a possible theft that occurred on HWY 80 near Mineola. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

January 21st

Deputies were dispatched to FM 17 near Alba, at approximately 9:21 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4495 near Winnsboro, at approximately 11:24 a.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies issued a Criminal Trespass Warning and the incident was cleared.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4200 near Winnsboro, at approximately 12:15 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 1:46 p.m., in reference to a terroristic threat that occurred on PR 5980 near Yantis. This case is active.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3245 near Quitman, at approximately 5:58 p.m., in reference to a burglary. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any persons or signs of burglary.

At 7:11 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 4860 near Winnsboro.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 3810 near Hawkins; at approximately 11:11 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

January 22nd

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1534 near Alba, at approximately 1:17 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies spoke with the homeowner and everything was OK.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on HWY 154 near Yantis; at approximately 2:10 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3226 near Quitman, at approximately 12:42 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4495 near Winnsboro, at approximately 1:03 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Carrie Finney, 44, of Winnsboro, was arrested for Criminal Trespass.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 8:10 p.m., in reference to terroristic threat that occurred on FM 14 near Hawkins. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Between the dates of January 16 and January 22, Wood County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to multiple agency assists that included the following: Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office and Emergency Medical Services.

Between the dates of January 16 and January 22, Wood County Sheriff’s Investigators obtained 1 arrested warrant and arrested the individual.

Total Jail Count –129 inmates – 101 males and 28 females.

Sheriff Castloo would like to remind everyone…if you have any information on these or any other crimes, please contact the Wood County Sheriff’s Office at 903-763-2201 or Crime Stoppers at 903-763-CASH.

Contact the Wood County Sheriff’s Office if you notice any suspicious vehicles or activity around your neighborhood.  Please be aware of your surroundings.

Author: Jimmy Rogers

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