At least 3 people were booked into Hopkins County jail Wednesday on felony warrants.
Commerce Police arrested 28-year-old Carey Lee Brookshire of Lone Oak on a Hopkins County warrant. Brookshire was held at a Commerce facility until Hopkins County Sheriff’s Deputies Aaron Chaney and Elijah Fite arrived at 10:37 a.m. Feb. 26 to take custody of him.
The deputies transported Brookshire to Hopkins County jail, where he was held on the third-degree felony prohibited weapon charge. He remained in Hopkins County jail Thursday, Feb. 26 in lieu of $50,000 bond on the charge, according to jail reports.
An officer reportedly spotted Jose Manuel Galvan Jr. attempting to walk along the 1400 block of College Street around 8:45 a.m., but alleged the 27-year-old Sulphur Springs man was unable to keep his balance. While talking to the officer, Galvan admitted to narcotic use on Feb. 26, Sulphur Springs Police Officers Adrian Pruitt and Jameison Hawkins alleged in arrest reports.
The officer attempted to administer standard field sobriety tests, but Galvan couldn’t stand up straight, often leaning or hanging onto the patrol unit, the officers noted in arrest reports. Believing the man to a danger to himself and others, police took the man into custody and to jail for public intoxication, according to arrest reports.
Galvan was also charged with surety off bond on a possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance, he remained in Hopkins County jail Thursday, Feb. 27; bond was set at $5,000 on the charge, according to jail reports.
His arrest Feb. 26 marks the second time this year’s he’s spent time in custody. He was also jailed from Jan. 18 to Feb. 18 on the possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance charge, according to jail reports.
Sulphur Springs Police Officer Zachary Brown was made aware of of a warrant for 66-year-old Carol Kimbrell Hilburn’s arrest on a Cherokee County warrant. Brown went to Hilburn’s Jefferson Street residence and took her into custody at 9:42 p.m. Feb. 26 on the warrant for prohibited substance in a correctional facility charge, according to arrest reports.
Hilburn remained in Hopkins County jail until Feb. 27. Bond on the third-degree felony charge was set at $10,000, 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.
If you have an emergency, dial 9-1-1.