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Cumby Woman Jailed For Second Time This Month

Sulphur Springs Man Arrested 13 Days After Release From Jail

Two people were arrested this week on felony warrants, including a Cumby woman jailed for the second time this month and a Sulphur Springs man arrested 13 days after his release from jail, according to arrest reports.

Cumby Arrest

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers notified Cumby Police Officer A. Gonzalez by phone just before 6:20 p.m. Oct. 21, 2020 that a 22-year-old Cumby woman was wanted, and provided her address and place of work.


The Cumby officer went to the Main Street business, where she worked and heard an employee call out for Mackenzie, and saw a woman answer. After she confirmed she is indeed Mackenzie Fyke, whose date of birth matched the information for the wanted woman, Gonzalez took Fyke into custody.

Mackenzie Laine Fyke was booked into Hopkins County jail at 5:35 p.m. Oct. 21 on a warrant for violation of probation on an abandoning or endangering a child charge.

She was initially arrested Oct. 2, 2018, on an warrant for abandoning or endangering a child, according to jail reports. She was also arrested July 29, 2019 and spent until Sept. 10, 2019 in the county jail for violation of probation on the charge.

Oct. 21 marked the second time this month the Cumby woman has been booked into the county jail this month. She was also arrested on Oct. 6 and remained in the county jail until her released on Oct. 9 on a $25,000 bond on a hindering apprehension or prosecution of a known felon.

Arrest in JP Court

Hopkins County Precinct 2 Constable Bill Allan took 36-year-old Jonathon Ryan Swindell into custody at 9:50 a.m. Oct. 19, 2020 in the Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace Court on a warrant for defective bond on an online solicitation of a minor. He remained in the county jail Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020, according to jail reports.

Jonathon Ryan Swindell (HCSO jail photo)

Swindell has been jailed three times in the last four months. He was arrested and released later July 25, 2020 for possession of drug paraphernalia and driving while license suspended.

The 36-year-old Sulphur Springs man also was arrested Sept. 24, 2020 at a Saltillo address on Sept. 24 on a warrant for the alleged online solicitation of a minor charge; deputies allegedly found methamphetamine at the time of his arrest, resulting in an additional possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance in a drug-free zone, according to jail and arrest reports. He was released from Hopkins County jail Oct. 6, 2020 on a $50,000 bond on online solicitation charge and $25,000 bond on the controlled substance charge.

Hopkins County Law Enforcement Center, 298 Rosemont St., Sulphur Springs, Texas

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.

Author: Faith Huffman

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