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Wood County Sheriff’s Report For April 22-27, 2020

Wood County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicles

Wednesday, April 22

  • Deputies were dispatched to PR 7547 near Hawkins, at approximately 12:33 a.m., in reference to shots fired. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 2088 near Winnsboro, at approximately 7:51 a.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies responded to a suspicious person on CR 4560 near Winnsboro; at approximately 9:54 a.m. Deputies located the individual and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2232 near Mineola, at approximately 11:18 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 779 near Alba, at approximately 5:48 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 14 near Hawkins, at approximately 7:44 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.
  • At 8:25 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 3250 near Quitman.
  • Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on Pacific St. in Mineola; at approximately 8:40 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies responded to a suspicious person on HWY 154 near Yantis; at approximately 9:46 p.m. Deputies located the individual and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on HWY 154 near Quitman; at approximately 11:38 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Thursday April 23

  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2766 near Mineola, at approximately 3:16 a.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspicious activity.
  • Deputies were dispatched to PR 5518 near Alba, at approximately 4:13 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies made contact with the homeowner and everything was OK.
  • At 7:42 a.m., cows were reported out on HWY 37 near Winnsboro.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2958 near Alba, at approximately 11:20 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.
  • At 11:45 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 17 near Alba.
  • At 12:59 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 2958 near Alba.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 2966 near Yantis, at approximately 1:58 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a firearm from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 3582 near Winnsboro, at approximately 3:57 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. All parties were separated for the day.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 1452 near Quitman, at approximately 4:35 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2425 near Mineola, at approximately 6:39 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies issued a Criminal Trespass Warning and parties were separated for the night.
  • Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 7:44 p.m., in reference to a possible theft on CR 2131 near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to PR 6645 near Mineola, at approximately 11:29 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies made contact with the individuals and advised them to lower the volume of the music.

Friday, April 24

  • At 1:35 a.m., cows were reported out on HWY 37 near Quitman.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2117 near Quitman, at approximately 1:58 a.m., in reference to a disturbance. Parties were separated for the night.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 4730 near Winnsboro, at approximately 3:28 a.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and they separated for the night.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 69 near Como, at approximately 9:06 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2292 near Mineola, at approximately 9:29 a.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, used the reporting party’s credit card without authorization.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2345 near Mineola, at approximately 10:07 a.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s mailbox.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 4531 near Winnsboro, at approximately 12:19 p.m., in reference to a theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a firearm from the reporting party’s vehicle. This case has been forwarded to investigators.
  • Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 3:32 p.m., in reference to a scam on CR 2590 near Mineola. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 3486 near Hawkins, at approximately 4:53 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 1602 near Alba, at approximately 6:22 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies located the individuals and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to Lake Holbrook point, at approximately 8:04 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies located the suspicious activity and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2150 near Quitman, at approximately 8:36 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.
  • Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 1823 near Yantis; at approximately 8:40 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle near Lake Winnsboro boat ramp; at approximately 10:21 p.m. Charles Newman, 38, of Como, was arrested for outstanding warrants.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 14 near Hawkins, at approximately 10:34 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 1560 near Alba, at approximately 11:03 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Saturday, April 25

  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2906 near Mineola, at approximately 1:15 a.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies located the suspicious activity and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 4165 near Winnsboro, at approximately 9:23 a.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.
  • Deputies were dispatched to Loop 564 near Mineola, at approximately 9:44 a.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2950 near Alba, at approximately 2:57 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 1559 near Alba, at approximately 3:02 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.
  • At 3:35 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 4751 near Winnsboro.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 2225 near Yantis, at approximately 3:48 p.m., in reference to shots fired. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 515 near Yantis, at approximately 5:27 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 4890 near Winnsboro, at approximately 5:51 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies made contact with the individuals driving a four-wheeler and advised them to not drive on the roads.
  • Deputies responded to a suspicious person on Lake Hawkins point, at approximately 7:25 p.m. Deputies located the individual and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle at the Mineola Nature Preserve; at approximately 8:44 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2482 near Mineola, at approximately 9:23 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies made contact with the individuals and advised them to lower the volume of the music.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 2966 near Yantis, at approximately 9:52 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies made contact with all parties involved and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 1590 near Alba, at approximately 10:30 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.
  • Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on FM 2966 near Quitman; at approximately 10:43 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to HWY 37 near Winnsboro, at approximately 11:46 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

Sunday, April 26

  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 14 near Quitman, at approximately 1:06 a.m., in reference to shots fired. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 2869 near Hawkins, at approximately 5:31 a.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspicious activity.
  • Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Newsome St. in Mineola; at approximately 8:50 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.
  • Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Pine St. in Winnsboro; at approximately 10:06 a.m. Haiden Black, 17, of Winnsboro, was arrested for an outstanding warrant.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2121 near Quitman, at approximately 10:06 a.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies made contact with the individuals and cleared the incident.
  • At 10:56 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 2225 near Yantis.
  • Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 12:04 p.m., in reference to theft on CR 2841 near Mineola. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 69 near Como, at approximately 1:29 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies made contact with the individuals and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 515 near Winnsboro, at approximately 1:40 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Prior to the deputies’ arrival, parties were separated.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 17 near Alba, at approximately 7:49 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a lawn mower from the reporting party’s property.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 3440 near Hawkins, at approximately 8:04 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 1799 near Mineola, at approximately 8:33 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspicious activity.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 2260 near Mineola, at approximately 8:58 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 4691 near Winnsboro, at approximately 9:54 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the four-wheeler.

Monday, April 27

  • Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on FM 2966 near Yantis; at approximately 7:42 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 1575 near Alba, at approximately 10:37 a.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies made contact with the reporting party and gave them advice.
  • Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 10:50 a.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 17 near Alba, at approximately 1:23 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 17 near Alba, at approximately 1:24 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies located the individual and cleared the incident.
  • At 1:53 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 69 near Como.
  • Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Cumbie St. in Hawkins; at approximately 1:57 p.m. Donnell Garner, 31, of Mineola, was arrested for outstanding warrants.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 1612 near Alba, at approximately 5:34 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.
  • Deputies were dispatched to FM 2088 near Quitman, at approximately 7:05 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.
  • Deputies were dispatched to CR 1822 near Yantis, at approximately 7:44 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.
  • At 10:21 p.m., horses were reported out on FM 49 near Mineola.
  • Deputies responded to a suspicious person on FM 14 near Hawkins; at approximately 11:24 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Agency Assists

Between the dates of April 22 and April 27, Wood County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to multiple agency assists that included the following:  Hawkins Police Department, Brazoria County Sheriff’s Office, Quitman Police Department, Department of Public Safety, Mineola Police Department.

Jail Report

Total Jail Count – 120 inmates: 104 males and 16 females.

Reminders from Sheriff Castloo

Sheriff Castloo would like to remind everyone…if you have any information on these or any other crimes, please contact the Wood County Sheriff’s Office at 903-763-2201 or Crime Stoppers at 903-763- CASH.

Contact the Wood County Sheriff’s Office if you notice any suspicious vehicles or activity around your neighborhood. Please be aware of your surroundings.

Author: Faith Huffman

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