2 Jailed On Felony Hopkins County Charges

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Two people were jailed June 15 on felony Hopkins County charges, according to arrest reports.

Desiree Skye Butler

Desiree Skye Butler, 30, of Mount Pleasant was jailed in Titus County from May 30-June 15, 2020, according to Titus County jail reports.

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office was alerted the woman was in custody on a Hopkins County warrant for violation of probation, which she was on for an April 2018 possession of 1 gram or more but less than 4 grams of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance charge. She also had a Titus County warrant for possession of controlled substance charge.

HCSO Deputy Elijah Fite traveled to Titus County jail and took the Butler into custody at 1:27 p.m. June 15. She was then transported to Hopkins County, where the Mount Pleasant woman was jailed on the warrant.

Butler remained in Hopkins County jail Tuesday, June 16, 2020 on the charge. This marks the second time Butler has been jailed in Hopkins County for violation of probation.

She was jailed May 7-16, 2019, in Titus County on a Hopkins County charge, then spent May 16-Aug. 26, 2019, in Hopkins County jail for violation of probation on the April 2018 controlled substance charge.


Elijah Don King

Elijah Don King, 24, of Brashear was taken into custody by Cpl. Todd Evans at 10:40 a.m. June 15, 2020, in the district courtroom for bond revocation on a possession of controlled substance charge, according to arrest reports.

June 15 marked the second time in less than 1 month he has been booked into Hopkins County jail. King was previously jailed May 31 to June 2, 2020, on possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia warrants, 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.

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Author: Faith Huffman

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