Diana Man Arrested Following Como Disturbance

A 29-year-old Diana man was arrested in Winnsboro on a Dallas County warrant, following a disturbance with his mother at a Como address, according to arrest reports.

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office 911 operators at 10:33 a.m. July 15 received a call in which someone could be heard screaming “help me” and dispatched deputies to a State Highway 11 east residence in Pickton. At 10:36 a.m., dispatchers received a second call in which a person expressed concern for a son, according to dispatch reports.

The 29-year-old Diana man had reportedly left his mother at a residence and drove away in her car, according to arrest reports. Winnsboro police spotted and stopped the vehicle, a gold Chevrolet SUV, on State Highway 11 east, and detained the man for Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office, deputies alleged in arrest reports.

A records check showed the Diana man to be wanted in Dallas County on an outstanding burglary of vehicles charge. He was taken into custody at 11:14 a.m. July 15 and transported to Hopkins County jail on the warrant. The SUV was released to his mother, who’d arrived at the location of the traffic stop, according to arrest reports.

The 29-year-old Diana man remained in Hopkins County jail Thursday morning, July 16; bond on the Dallas County charge was set at $5,000, 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.

Author: Faith Huffman

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