Disturbance Report Results In Warrant Arrest

A disturbance report resulted in a warrant arrest early Sunday morning, according to arrest reports.

George Edward Stribling (HCSO jail photo)

Sulphur Springs Police Officer Chad Norris contacted a 56-year-old Sulphur Springs man on West Spence Street while on a disturbance call. A records check showed an outstanding warrant for George Edward Stribling‘s arrest.

Stribling was taken into custody at 1:36 a.m. August 23 on the warrant for violation of probation, which he was on for sex offender failure in duty to register. The offense is alleged to have occurred on August 21.

Stribling remained in Hopkins County jail Monday, August 24, on the charge. The arrest marked the second time in the last year that he has been jailed locally; he spent December 30, 2019 through February 6, 2020 in custody for violation of parole, according to jail reports.


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Author: Faith Huffman

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