Local authorities took at least five people into custody Monday on warrants on unrelated charges, most following traffic stops, according to arrest reports.
Orbin Roy Reyes, 37, of Sulphur Springs was arrested at 2:19 p.m. on East Industrial Drive by Sulphur Springs Police Office Justin Findley on Titus County warrants for possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance, possession of less than 2 ounces of marijuana and driving while license invalid with a previous conviction.
Reyes was reportedly in a Jeep Liberty stopped by police for having an expired registration. A records check showed the man to have the three Titus County charges, resulting in his arrest.
He remained in the county jail Tuesday morning. Bond was set at $5,000 on the controlled substance charge and $1,500 each on the two other charges, according to jail reports.
Hopkins County Sheriff’s Deputies Tanner Steward and Sgt. Shea Shaw arrested a 33-year-old Hugo, Oklahoma woman at 22:42 a.m. Tuesday on a Lamar County warrant for theft of property valued at $100 or more but less than $750.
Deputies stopped to check on occupants of a Ford Ranger stopped on State Highway 19 north at County Road 4508. The 69-year-old male driver reportedly told Steward he’d run out of gas. While talking to the man, the driver reportedly admitted to past methamphetamine arrest and agreed to let the deputy search the car.
When a glass pipe of the kind used to smoke marijuana and a marijuana grinder were found, the 33-year-old female passenger claimed the contraband as hers, the deputies alleged in arrest reports.
A records check showed the warrant, resulting in her arrest; she was taken to jail and the driver was released with is vehicle, according to arrest reports.
The woman remained in Hopkins County jail Tuesday morning. Bond was set at $2,000 on the Lamar County charge, according to jail reports.
A 32-year-old Sulphur Springs man was arrested by Sulphur Springs police on failure to display a driver’s license and possession of drug paraphernalia warrants.
He was a passenger in a Jeep Compass stopped at 11:17 p.m. on Fisher Street at Lee Street for a traffic violation. A records check showed the warrants, resulting in the man’s arrest on the charge. Fees owed on the charges totaled $850.20, according to arrest reports.
A Sulphur Springs woman, 31, was taken into custody by deputies for a misdemeanor driving while intoxicated charge. Her bond was set at $5,000 on the charge. The warrant was issued July 3, according to arrest reports.
Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Chris Sorley arrested a Sulphur Springs woman, 22, at 7:49 p.m. on State Highway 19 on two misdemeanor warrants for failure to maintain financial responsibility warrants. She was the passenger in a beige Ford car for speeding. A routine records check showed the warrants, resulting in her arrest, the trooper alleged in arrest reports.