A 38-year-old Commerce woman, who is shown in arrest reports to be employed as an associate judge for the City of Commerce, was arrested at 6:30 p.m. Thursday on a Class A misdemeanor assault charge.
Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office had reportedly been conducting an investigation of her for the alleged assault of her boyfriend in Hopkins County. Based on that evidence, a Class A misdemeanor warrant was issued for her arrest on the alleged July 31 assault charge, according to sheriff’s reports.
After being made aware of the warrant, the woman was reported to have turned herself in to HCSO Chief Investigator Corley Weatherford Aug. 15 on the misdemeanor charge, according to arrest reports.
Tequila Rochell Johnson remained in Hopkins County jail Friday morning, Aug. 16, on the assault charge. Her bond was set at $5,000; according to jail reports.