Two men were arrested in Sulphur Springs on felony warrants Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, according to arrest reports.
Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Nick Marney and Sgt. Tanner Steward reported seeing Jon Michael Hopper traveling on Connally Street in a 1998 Chevrolet Silverado at 6:47 p.m. Aug. 3, 2021. They contacted him. A records check confirmed a warrant for the 47-year-old Sulphur Springs man’s arrest. Hopper was taken into custody and jailed on the a violation of parole warrant was well as four other warrants. The warrants included sale and distribution of material to a minor and unlawful disclosure or promotion of intimate materials charges. His bond on the warrants totaled $20,000 – $5,000 on two charges involving minors and $10,000 on the charge involving intimate materials. He was held on the parole warrant.
A 37-year-old Sulphur Springs man was also arrested by Sulphur Springs Police Sgt. Josh Shufeldt at 7:20 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, on an injury to a child, elderly or disabled person warrant. The officer was made aware of the active warrant and knew the man from previous calls. He contacted him and took him into custody on Woodside Lane on the warrant, reportedly stemming from a 2019 incident. Sulphur Springs police filed the case with the district attorney’s office two years ago. Medical and government records supported the charge. The charge was presented to the grand jury. The warrant has since been obtained for the man’s arrest. He was released from the county jail Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021, on a $15,000 bond on the charge.
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