A 61-year-old Sulphur Springs man ended up in jail Wednesday for telephone harassment, after he refused to stop calling Dairy Queen, according to police reports.
Sulphur Springs police contacted him at his residence Wednesday afternoon, after receiving complaints that he was constantly calling Dairy Queen from his phone. The officer alleged when he asked him to stop calling the business, the man refused.
When he left the residence, the officer went to Dairy Queen. The man was reportedly still calling the business. The officer alleged when he answered the phone and the man identified himself. The officer had the call on speaker and used his body camera to record while speaking with the man on the phone, according to arrest reports..
Police then returned to the man’s residence and took him into custody for telephone harassment, the officer alleged in arrest reports.
The 61-year-old remained in the county jail on the harassment charge Thursday morning, Oct. 3. Bond was set at $1,000 on the charge, according to jail reports.