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Man Accused Of Assaulting His Fiancée, Brother

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A 26-year-old Sulphur Springs man was accused of assaulting his fiancée and his brother early Thursday morning, according to police reports.

A Sulphur Springs Police officer responded at 2:40 a.m. March 10 to an East Industrial Drive residence, where a physical disturbance was reported. Officers noted they had responded to at least one previous call at the residence.

Upon arrival, the policeman encountered the 26-year-old who he reported was “highly intoxicated.” The Sulphur Springs man also was alleged to have assaulted his 29-year-old fiancée and his 25-year-old brother, causing them pain.

Police arrested the man on one Class A misdemeanor family violence assault charge based on statements from family members who were at the location and to prevent further violence from occurring, officers alleged in arrest reports. The man allegedly became aggressive; he taken to jail on the assault charge, according to police report.

The man remained in Hopkins County jail at lunch time Thursday, March 11 on the misdemeanor charge, according to arrest reports.

KSST does not publish the names of people charged with misdemeanor crimes in staff-generated reports, only those accused of felony offenses.

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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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