November 19, 2021 – At least three people were booked into Hopkins County jail on warrants, and one man was arrested at the courthouse after his probation was revoked, according to arrest and jail reports.
DeAnthony Rayon Moore, 19, of Sulphur Springs was arrested at 2:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, at Hopkins County Courthouse on an order revoking his bond on a manufacture or delivery of 1 gram or more but less than 4 grams of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance in a drug-free zone. He remained in Hopkins County jail Thursday. His new bond is set at $100,000, according to arrest and jail reports.
Wednesday marked the second time Moore has been booked into Hopkins County jail this year. He was also arrested June 10 on a manufacture or delivery of 1 gram or more but less than 4 grams of a Penalty Group 2 or 2A controlled substance warrant. His bond was set at $30,000, and he was released from the county jail on that charge on Sept. 30, according to jail reports.
Hopkins County Sheriff’s Deputy Elijah Fite traveled to Dallas County, where he took 31-year-old Alfred Jerod Whetstone of Dallas into custody at 1:57 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, on a felony warrant. Fite transported Whetstone to the county jail, where he was held on the warrant for violation of probation, which he was on for delivery of one-fourth ounce or more but less than 5 pounds of marijuana in a drug-free zone, according top arrest and jail reports.
Whetsone was arrested on the delivery of marijuana charge on May 12, 2016, and released to serve a three-year probation sentence to run through May 11, 2019. His arrest Nov. 20 marked the second time he has been jailed for violating terms of probation on the charge, according to jail reports. He was arrested March 29, 2017, for violating terms of probation on the charge and remained in the county jail until July 18, 2017. The current warrant for his arrest for violating terms of probation was issued in April of 2018, and served Nov. 20, according to court and jail documents.
He also has outstanding Hunt County warrants alleging delivery of one-fourth ounce or more but less than 5 pounds of marijuana charge, bail jumping and failure to appear on a possession of marijuana charge and open container in a vehicle-passenger; and a McCurtain County assault and battery with a deadly weapon warrant, according to jail reports.
Police spotted a 28-year-old Sulphur Springs man riding a bicycle on Lee Street without a headlight around 2:45 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21. The man was detained. A records check showed him to be wanted on two public intoxication charges. Thus, he was jailed on the warrants. The man was convicted of PI on Dec. 13, 2018, and May 14, 2019. Warrants for his arrest were issued Sept. 10 and served Nov. 21, for failing to meet the terms of his conviction — which included paying $331.50 each for the charges.
A Winnsboro man, 26 was also also taken into custody Thursday on warrant for not paying speeding and driving while license invalid charges.