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4 Booked Into Hopkins County Jail on Warrants

Local authorities on Friday, Nov. 1, took four people into custody on outstanding warrants, according to arrest reports.

Daniel Ray Penson

Hopkins County sheriff’s deputies were dispatched around 4:40 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, to a report of a suspicious person on FM 69 at the north Interstate 30 service road. They contacted a 29-year-old Dike man at the location. A records check reportedly showed him to be wanted in Lamar County on a felony violation of probation warrant. Deputies Aaron Chaney and E. Fite took Daniel Ray Penson into custody on the charge.

Penson remained in the county jail Saturday morning, Nov. 2, on the charge, according to jail reports.

Martika Louise Terry
Martika Louise Terry

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Transport Deputy Steve Huffman traveled Nov. 1 to McKinney, where Martika Louise Terry was being held at Collin County jail on a felony Hopkins County warrant. Huffman took the 22-year-old Dallas woman into custody at 8:58 a.m. and transported her to Hopkins County jail, where she was held on the warrant for violation of probation, which she was on for manufacture or delivery of less than 1 gram of a controlled substance charge, according to arrest reports.

Terry was arrested on an indictment for the charge on Nov. 1, 2017, and released from jail later that day. She was taken into custody again on Nov. 15, 2017, to serve a 90-day commitment in an intermediate sanctioned facility on the charge, serving until Dec. 15, 2017, in the county jail, according to jail reports.

After being released on probation, she was taken into custody in Collin County on the felony warrant for violating the terms of probation on the charge; local authorities were notified and she was transported to Hopkins County jail, where she remained Saturday on the charge, according to jail and arrest reports.


A 34-year-old Sulphur Springs woman was arrested at 5:37 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, on a Dallas County warrant for forgery, specifically of about $200 worth of food stamps, according to arrest reports.

The woman was stopped in the 700 block of Wildcat Way by Sulphur Springs police for at traffic violation allegedly committed with a Ford Crown Victoria. A records check using the driver’s information showed the misdemeanor warrant, resulting in her arrest on the charge, according to arrest reports.

She remained in the county jail late Saturday morning, Nov. 2; bond was set at $500 on the charge, according to jail reports.

A 27-year-old Arkansas man was taken into custody at 10:15 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1, and transported by a sheriff’s deputy from Val Verde County Detention Center to Hopkins County jail, where he was held for bond forfeiture on a driving while intoxicated with open alcohol container and possession of less than 2 ounces of marijuana, according to arrest reports.

He was arrested on the DWI and marijuana charge on Nov. 11, 2017, and released later that day on $1,000 bond on the DWI charge and $500 on the other, according to jail reports.

The Arkansas man remained in Hopkins County jail Saturday morning, Nov. 2. His new bond was set at $5,000 per charge, according to jail reports.

The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office is located at 298 Rosemont St., Sulphur Springs, TX 75482. Non-emergency calls can be made to (903) 438-4040.

Author: Faith Huffman

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