A 48-year-old Sulphur Springs man was jailed Sunday on a controlled substance charge, following a CR 3646 disturbance, according to arrest reports.
Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputies Isaac Foley, Drew Fisher and Poindexter, and Sgt. Tanner Steward were dispatched at 4:27 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 4, 2022, to the man’s County Road 3646 residence, where an active disturbance was reported to be in progress. Before arrival, dispatchers reported a man involved was alleged to have a baseball bat.
Upon arrival at the location, deputies contact Howard Ray Wolf Jr., who was identified as the likely “actor” in the disturbance. After speaking with Wolf, deputies began speaking with his parents.
Wolf was believed to be under the influence of narcotics, Foley alleged in arrest reports. Howard allegedly admitted to having marijuana inside his room at the residence. Deputies did located a black bag containing a baggy with a green leafy substance believed to be marijuana; they also found a clear baggie containing a crystal-like substance they believed to be methamphetamine.
Deputies placed Wolfe into custody and seized the evidence for further investigation. The 48-year-old Sulphur Springs man transported to the Hopkins County jail, where he was released to jail staff. The baggy containing the crystal-like substance field-tested positive for methamphetamine and weighed approximately 0.622 grams, including packaging. Howard was booked into the Hopkins County Jail for possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance.
Wolf was released from Hopkins County jail later Sunday, Sept. 4, 2022, on a $5,000 bond on the felony controlled substance charge.
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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.