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3 Men Jailed On Outstanding Felony Charges

At least three men were jailed in Hopkins County on felony charges earlier this week, according to arrest and jail reports.

Kyle Louis Jackson (HCSO jail photo0

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Steve Huffman traveled to Fannin County Oct. 28, 2021, and took custody of Kyle Louis Jackson, a 31-year-old Ladonia man held on a Hopkins County warrant. Huffman transported Jackson to Hopkins County jail, where Jackson was booked at 3:34 p.m. Oct. 28, 2021, for violation of probation, which he was on for a June 6, 2020 possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance charge.

Jackson, who is also known by Kyle Lewis Jackson, was held without bond in Hopkins County jail Saturday morning, Oct. 30, 2021, on the probation charge, according to jail reports.

Jerry Franklin Hamilton (HCSO jail photo)

Sulphur Springs Police Officer Tyler Francis located Jerry Franklin Hamilton Jr. at his place of work just before 10:30 a.m. Oct. 28, 2021, and took the 35-year-old Sulphur Springs man into custody on a bond forfeiture order for a theft of property valued at less than 2,500 with two or more previous convictions.

The theft offense, according to arrest reports, occurred on April 20, 2021. He was arrested that day and released the next day on a $5,000 bond. Jail records also show Hamilton was jailed April 1, 2005 on a misdemeanor theft charge and on Feb. 11, 2010 on a felony theft of property charge.

Hamilton, who is known as BJ Hamilton, remained in Hopkins County jail Saturday morning Oct. 30, 2021, in lieu of the new $10,000 bond set on the 2021 theft charge, according to jail reports.

Dakota Shane Weir (HCSO jail photo)

Dakota Shane Weir was returned to Hopkins County jail Oct. 28, marking the second time he’s been booked into the county jail in less than a week and third time this year. The 32-year-old Lone Oak man was booked into Hopkins County jail Thursday and remained there Saturday morning, Oct. 30, 2021, on an indictment for driving while intoxicated. Jail records show he was arrested April 28, 2021, on a DWI-third or more offense charge.

Weir was more recently jailed overnight on Oct. 23, 2021, for assault of a family or household member with a previous conviction charge. Hopkins County jail records show he was arrested Oct. 17, 2013 for family violence assault causing bodily injury; spent Dec. 24, 2011-Feb. 2, 2012 in Hopkins County jail as part of a 6 month state jail commitment for an assault of a family member that impeded breathing conviction; and Aug. 15-Nov. 22, 2010 in the county jail on a family violence assault causing bodily injury warrant.

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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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