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Pickton Man Jailed For Second Time In 9 Months On Violation Of Parole Warrant

Deputies arrested a 50-year-old Pickton man Monday at his rural residence on a violation of parole warrant, marking the second time in less than a year he’s been jailed locally on the charge, according to sheriff’s reports.

David Keith Harrison

Officers, after being made aware of the warrant, went to David Keith Harrison’s Pickton residence to serve it Monday. Harrison was “located in a bedroom laying behind a bed,” Hopkins County Sheriff’s Cpl. Todd Evans and Sgt. Tanner Steward alleged in arrest reports. Harrison was taken into custody at 1:25 p.m.and jailed at 2:42 p.m. March 9, 2020, on the charge, according to arrest reports.

The arrest marks at least the fourth time in 10 years Harrison has spent time in the Hopkins County jail, following his arrest for violation of parole, according to jail reports.

The 50-year-old Pickton man was last arrested on June 3, 2019, on a violation of parole warrant after deputies found him trying to hid behind a chair in the living room of his residence. He remained in the county jail until June 3-19, 2019 on the charge, according to arrest and jail reports. He also spent from July 30-Oct. 13, 2010, and July 1-Aug. 14, 2014 in Hopkins County jail for violation of probation, according to jail reports.

David Keith Harrison’s criminal history in Hopkins County includes charges dating back to 1987, including theft of livestock, traffic charges, burglary of a vehicle and unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon charges. In November of 2006, he was sentenced to 11 years in prison on a burglary conviction, 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.

Author: Faith Huffman

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