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16 People Booked Into Hopkins County Jail On Felony Warrants

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At least 16 people were booked into Hopkins County jail on felony warrants Oct. 19-26, 2022.

Brandon Nicholas Carrell

Brandon Nicholas Carrell was served at 5:12 p.m. Oct. 26, 2022, at the county jail by Corrections Officer Courtney Steward with a warrant for insufficient bond on a manufacture or delivery of 1 gram or more but less than 4 grams of a Penalty Group 1/1-B controlled substance in a drug-free zone charge. The new bond on the charge was recommended to be set at $150,000, according to arrest reports. Jail records show the 40-year-old Sulphur Springs man was arrested on a warrant for the controlled substance charge on Aug. 1, 2022, and as released from Hopkins County jail on a $35,000 bond Aug. 16, 2022.

Carrell was already in the county jail Wednesday, Oct. 26, when the warrant was added to the list of offenses he is charged with. He was booked in on Oct. 17, 2022, for possession of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance in a drug-free zone and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to jail reports.

Tony Jay Harrington

Tony Jay Harrington was taken into custody by Officers Courtney Steward at 3:52 p.m. Oct. 26, in the District Courtroom for bond revocations on a July 20, 2022 possession of 1 gram or more but less than 4 grams of a penalty Group 1/1-B controlled substance charge. The 34-year-old Yantis man’s bond was recommended to be set as a $200,000 surety or cash bond, according to arrest reports.

Danny Joe Woodard

Jailer Courtney Steward also took Danny Joe Woodard into custody at 10:22 a.m. Oct. 26, 2022, in the District Court on a warrant for possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1/1-B charge, according to arrest reports. The 35-year-old was arrested on the charge May 17, 2022, then released from the county jail the next day on a $10,000 bond, according to jail records.

Trenton Scott Horn

Trenton Scott Horn was taken into custody at 3:34 p.m. Oct. 26, 2022, in District Court by Steward for bond revocation on a manufacture or delivery of 4 grams or more but less than 200 grams of a Penalty Group 1/1-B controlled substance, according to arrest reports.

he 21-year-old Mount Pleasant man was originally arrested Aug. 5, 2022, on a warrant for the controlled substance charge, and was released from jail the next day on a $100,000 bond. His new bond on the felony charge was recommended to be a $500,000 surety or cash bond original offense, according to jail and arrest reports.

No HCSO jail photo available for Nicholas Lee Farmer

Nicholas Lee Farmer was taken into custody at 11:45 a.m. Oct. 25, in the District Court for bond revocation on a possession of 4 grams or more but less than 200 grams of a Penalty Group 1/1-B controlled substance, according to arrest reports. The 38-year-old Edgewood man was arrested on the original offense on Dec. 15, 2021; he was released later that day on a $20,000 bond, according to jail records.

Howard Ray Wolf Jr.

HCSO Deputies Kevin Lester and Zack Steward took Howard Ray Wolf Jr. into custody at 3:20 p.m. Oct. 26, at his rural Sulphur Springs residence for insufficient bond on a possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1/1-B controlled substance charge., according to arrest reports.

The 49-year-old Sulphur Springs man was arrested on the controlled substance charge on Sept. 4, 2022 and released later that day on a $5,000 bond. His new bond was recommended to be set at $25,000, according to arrest reports.

Jaime Antoni Castillo-Zavala

Jaime Antoni Castillo-Zavala turned himself in at 4:51 p.m. Oct. 26, at the jail lobby and was escorted into jail to serve commitment on manslaughter conviction. The offense was alleged to have occurred March 18, 2022.

Jail records show the 38-year-old was arrested on March 18, 2022, the day the offense occurred. He was released from jail the next day on a $100,000 bond on the manslaughter charge. He was sentenced Sept. 20, 2022, to 10 years in prison , a sentence that was suspended, and the Saltillo man was placed on 10 years of probation. Castillo-Zavala, however, will be required to serve 180 days in jail as a condition of that probation, according to Assistant District Attorney Zachary Blackmon.

was taken into custody Sept. 20 and held in jail until he was outfitted Sept. 26 with a SCRAM device to be worn to monitor alcohol consumption by analyzing sweat. He was released on furlough, giving him 30 days to get his affairs in order. After the 30 days, he will once again be place into custody to serve the remainder of the mandatory 180-day sentence, according to Blackmon.

After the 180 days in custody, Castillo-Zavala will be required to go to a substance abuse felony punishment facility (SAFPF) to complete a substance abuse rehabilitation program run by Texas Department of Criminal Justice. The incarceration rehab program is 6 months long, followed by a 3-month aftercare program, which can be as restrictive as a halfway house or as lenient as outpatient rehab. The aftercare would be determined by assessing the defendant’s situation during the 6 month program, according to the ADA.

After Castillo-Zavala is released from SAFPF, Castillo-Zavala will have to complete 500 hours of community service. He also was fined $5,000, the ADA reported.

No HCSO jail photo available for Tyrone Brown Ramirez

Tyrone Brown Ramirez was taken into custody at 3:30 p.m. at Midland County jail and transported by HCSO Deputy Steve Huffman on an assault of family or household member-impeding breathing or circulation warrant; bond was recommended at $30,000. The offense, Huffman wrote in arrest reports, is alleged to have occurred on Jan. 24, 2022.

Melissa Kathleen Page AKA Melissa Pujol, Melissa Evelyn Ward and Mel P
(2018 HCSO jail photo)

Hopkins County Sheriffs Office Deputy Richard Brantley and Sgt. Todd Evans took 42-year-old Melissa Kathleen Page of Lindale into custody at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 24, 2022, in court on warrants for theft of property valued at $2,500 or more but less than $30,000 and failure to maintain financial responsibility. The offenses, deputies noted to arrest reports, are alleged to have occurred on July 13, 2022.

The 42-year-old Lindale woman’s bond on the felony theft charge was recommend to be set at $5,000, and she owed $513.50 on the charge for not having vehicle insurance, according to arrest reports.

 Crystal McLin Lipe

HCSO Sgt. Todd Evans took Crystal McLin Lipe into custody in the District Courtroom at 9:32 a.m. Oct. 24, 2022, on a warrant for bond forfeiture on an April 26, 2022, possession of 1 gram or more but less than 4 grams of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance charge, according to arrest reports.

The 40-year-old DeKalb woman’s bond was recommended to be set at $200,000 cash on the charge, Evans noted in arrest reports.

Dustin Wayne Wren

Sulphur Springs Police Officers Francisco Castro and Sean Hoffman went to a WA Street residence where they were told they likely could find a wanted man. They located Dustin Wayne Wren, served the warrant and took him into custody at 8:29 a.m. Oct. 22, 2022 on the warrant.

The 23-year-old Sulphur Springs man was booked into the county jail Saturday on the warrant for violation of probation on an Oct. 22, 2019 manufacture or delivery of 4 grams or more but less than 200 grams of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance charge. Bond was recommended at $150,000, the SSPD officers noted in arrest reports

Kenneth John Isham

HCSO Deputy Justin Wilkerson took 56-year-old Kenneth John Isham into custody at 7:28 a.m. Oct. 22, 2022, at his residence on warrant for violation of probation on a June 7, 2022 third or more driving while intoxicated offense. Bond was recommended to be denied on the charge, according to arrest reports.

Isaac Clidell Woods

HCSO Deputy Terry Thompson took Isaac Clidell Woods into custody at 9 a.m. Oct. 21, 2022, at Tarrant County jail and transported him to Hopkins County jail. The 22-year-old Grand Prairie man was booked into Hopkins County jail Oct. 21, 2022, on a warrant for engaging in organized criminal activity. His bond was recommended to be a $20,000 cash only bond, according to arrest reports.

No HCSO jail photo available Oct. 25, 2022, for Markevus Deshun Taggart

Markevus Deshun Taggart was also transported by Deputy Thompson from Tarrant County jail to Hopkins County jail Oct. 21, 2022. The Fort Worth man was booked in at 12:54 p.m. Friday on warrants for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and evading arrest or detention with a motor vehicle. Bond was recommended at $50,000 on the stolen vehicle charge and $75,000 on the evading arrest or detention charge.

Cody Ray Self

HCSO Deputy Michael Chang took Cody Ray Self into custody at the Adult Probation Office. He was reported to have violated his probation for by not obeying certain conditions of his probation.

The 49-year-old Sulphur Springs man was booked into the county jail at 9 a.m. Oct. 20, 2022, for violation of probation on an Aug. 19. 2021 possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance charge. Bond was recommended to be set at $150,000, according to arrest reports.

Charlie James Williams

HCSO Deputy Bobby Osornio served Charlie James Williams Oct. 19, 2022, at the county jail with a warrant for theft of property valued at less than $2,500, with two or more prior convictions, which enhances the charge to a felony offense, according to arrest reports.

The 36-year-old Sulphur Springs man had been in Hopkins County jail since his arrest Sept. 6, 2022 on a possession of a Penalty Group 1 Controlled substance charge; bond on the felony offense was set at $75,000, according to jail records.

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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.

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Author: Faith Huffman

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