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Cumby Police: Woman Claimed To Be Under Influence Of Meth When Found On The Roof

A 51-year-old Cumby woman claimed to be under the influence of methamphetamine when found on the roof of a Commerce Street building, officers alleged in arrest reports.

A Cumby Police officer was dispatched at 7:30 a.m. to the Cumby address, where a person was reported to be on the roof of the building. When officers contacted the 52-year-old woman, she not only admitted she broke a window on the front of the building while climbing onto the roof of the building; she also claimed to be under the influence of meth when they found her.

She was detained. EMS was called to the location to check out the woman. According to the arrest report, after the woman was cleared by EMS, she was transported to the county jail, where she was booked on a Class C public intoxication charge as well as as a charge of criminal mischief resulting in $100-$750 worth of damage for the broken window, according to arrest and jail reports.

The 51-year-old was released from the county jail Monday, July 19, 2022, on a $1,000 bond on the misdemeanor criminal mischief charge.

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KSST does not publish the names or photos 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 Sulphur Springs, TX 75482. You can reach them for non-emergency matters at (903) 438-4040.

Author: KSST Contributor

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