Tamez Back in Hopkins County Jail
April 7, 2023 – Hopkins County Deputies traveled to the Webb County jail this week to collect David Tamez Jr. Tamez was indicted by a Hopkins County Grand Jury in 2018. His three outstanding Hopkins County warrants including:
- Bail Jumping
- Money Laundering
- Possession of Controlled Substance > 4 grams
Tamez, age 32, is currently in Hopkins County jail. His current bond totals $95,000.
Tamez was in the Webb County Jail serving time for a variety of charges including:
- Aggravated Kidnapping
- Aggravated Robbery
- Burglary of a Habitation
- And Theft of Property >$1500
Those charges stem from a 2015 kidnapping of a woman in south Laredo, TX. Tamez and an accomplice initially engaged in a home invasion type robbery. During that offence the female victim was tied up, removed from her home and placed in her own Toyota vehicle. The pair then kidnapped the victim and drove her and her vehicle into Mexico. The victims eyes were covered during the trip.
The woman was apparently released by the two, She returned to family who then notified Law Enforcement.
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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.