A 42-year-old man was arrested in Bexar County on Hopkins County warrants. Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office was alerted. Deputy Amanda Weatherford traved to Bexar County, Joseph Todd Billingsley into custody at 6:31 p.m. June 4.
Weatherford transported her to Hopkins County jail, where Billingsley was booked at 12:47 a.m. June 5 on three warrants, on eeach for bond forfeiture on unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, frauudulent use or possesion of identifying information and possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance charges, according to arrest reports.
Billingsley remained in Hopkins County jail Saturday afternoon, June 5, 2021, on all three charges. He was arrested on the original charges on Jan. 11, 2021, after being caught on Helm Lane in a vehicle that’d been reported to Austin autorities as stolen and had in his possession a woman’s military ID and another man’s driver’s license, police alleged in arrest reports. Billingsley was indicted in April on the charges, according to court reports.
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