George Edward Stribling’s arrest by police on a parole warrant Tuesday afternoon marked the second time the 55-year-old Sulphur Springs man has been booked into Hopkins County jail this week.
Stribling was first arrested on July 26 for possession of drug paraphernalia. He spent the night in the county jail and was released Saturday on the charge, according to jail reports.
Sulphur Springs Police Officer Sean Hoffman was reportedly contacted Tuesday to help serve Stribling with the warrant. Hoffman located Stribling at his Moore Street residence and took him into custody at 3:19 p.m. July 30, on the violation of parole warrant, according to arrest reports. Stribling remained in the county jail Wednesday, July 31, on the charge, according to jail reports.