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Woman Attempts To Evade Police In A Vehicle

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A 21-year-old Sulphur Springs woman was arrested Sunday night after attempting to evade police in a vehicle.

No HCSO photo available for Celecia Nicole Jeffery

Sulphur Springs Police Sgt. Josh Shufeldt reported seeing a white Infiniti traveling east at a high rate of speed in the 1100 block of Main Street at around 9:15 p.m. Feb. 7. He confirmed the speed on radar, according to arrest reports.

After the vehicle passed him, the officer turned around and activated his overhead lights in an attempt to stop it. The vehicle slowed, then turned south onto Craig Street, where it reportedly sped up again. The white vehicle stopped in the 400 block of Craig Street,.

The driver, identified in arrest reports as Celecia Nicole Jeffery, was arrested for reckless driving and evading arrest or detention with a vehicle. She remained in Hopkins County jail mid-morning Monday, Feb. 8, 2021. publishes Sulphur Springs Police Department reports and news. The Police Department is located at 125 Davis St., Sulphur Springs, Texas. Non-emergency calls can be made to (903) 885-7602.

If you have an emergency dial 9-1-1.

The Sulphur Springs Police Department continues to serve its citizens with pride in its overall mission and will strive to provide the best possible police force in the 21st century.

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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