A Como man was arrested Monday evening on a parole warrant, according to arrest reports.
Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Isaac Foley reported seeing the 41-year-old walking on the wrong side of State Highway 11 east at Taylor Street in Como. Foley contacted the man, identified as James Edward Miller Jr.
A records check using his identifying information showed a warrant for Miller’s arrest. Foley took the Como man into custody at 8:38 p.m. and transported him to Hopkins County Law Enforcement Center. Miller was booked into Hopkins County jail at 9:23 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5, 2022 on the Texas Department of Criminal Justice warrant for violation of parole. The offense, Foley noted on Miller’s arrest report, is alleged to have occurred at 8 a.m. Dec. 2, 2022, in Texas.
He continued to be held without bond for the Austin parole authorities in Hopkins County jail Tuesday morning, Dec. 6, 2022, according to sheriff’s and jail reports.
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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.