Adams Turns Himself In, Faces 4 Counts of Homicide

August 24, 2023 – Gerald Lee Adams turned himself into the Hopkins County Sheriff this week. He was escorted to the jail and booked.

Gerald Lee Adams in 2020. Photo courtesy of public social media website.

Adams, a 61 year-old resident of Paris, TX, was involved in multi-vehicle accident on SH 19, near CR 4764, just south of Birthright. Four were killed and seven were injured. The traffic collision occurred in December of 2022. See the original story here.

See the obituaries of the victims here. Here. Here. Here.

Adams’ bond is set at a total of $80,000. He is charged with:


Gerald ‘Gerry’ Lee Adams, 2023

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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.

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