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Deputy Evans Honored in Thursday Ceremony
May18

Deputy Evans Honored in Thursday Ceremony

Cpl. Todd Evans, a 19 year veteran deputy of the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office was honored by Sheriff Lewis Tatum and fellow officers Thursday morning in a ceremony at the County Jail/Sheriff’s office. Evans, a Master Peace Officer who has completed in excess of 1900 hours of continuing education hours, is a field training officer and has previously been awarded Officer of the Year. He was honored Thursday for his work ethic and...

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Man Allegedly Tossed Morphine Pills When Running From Deputies
Jul25

Man Allegedly Tossed Morphine Pills When Running From Deputies

Adam Joshua Hodges A 36-year-old Yantis man allegedly tossed morphine pills when running from sheriff’s deputies Thursday. Hopkins County Sheriff’s Cpl. Todd Evans and Dustin Fisher spotted a suspicious person, a man walking near the back yard of a residence in the 1100 block of Georgia Street. When contacted, the resident said there wasn’t supposed to be anyone in her back yard. Deputies searched the area for the...

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6 Jailed On Felony Warrants
Jun27

6 Jailed On Felony Warrants

At least 6 people were jailed in Hopkins County on felony warrants between June 19 and June 26, 2020, according to jail reports. Misha Michelle Price (HCSO jail photo) Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Elijah Fite traveled to Oklahoma City, where he took 26-year-old Misha Michelle Price into custody at 2:30 p.m. June 26 at Oklahoma County jail. Fite transported Price to Hopkins County jail, where she was booked at 6:47 p.m....

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6 Men Jailed On Felony Warrants
Jun04

6 Men Jailed On Felony Warrants

At least 6 men were jailed in Hopkins County on felony warrants from June 1-3, 2020. Among them were two men with aggravated assault warrants, including a 19-year-old identified as the suspect in a Freeman Street shooting; a man accused of vehicle theft; two on controlled substance offenses; and one for credit or debit card abuse. For three men, it was at least the second time this year they have been in custody at Hopkins County...

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Local Officers Arrested Four People Wanted On Felony Charges
May15

Local Officers Arrested Four People Wanted On Felony Charges

During the past two days, local officers arrested four people wanted on felony charges, according to arrest and sheriff’s reports. Falon Leann Honea Sulphur Springs Police Officer Tyler Francis responded Thursday, May 14, to a reported theft at Walmart. A records check revealed an outstanding Wood County warrant for Falon Leann Honea’s arrest, according to police reports. Francis took the 33-year-old Yantis woman into...

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Three Arrested On Assault Charges
Apr21

Three Arrested On Assault Charges

Three were arrested on assault charges, including two accused of felony charges and one on a misdemeanor charge, according to sheriff’s reports. Kenneth Wayne Shaw (HCSO jail photo) Hopkins County Sheriff’s Deputy Bobby Orsornio arrested Kenneth Wayne Shaw, 57, of Sulphur Springs at 12:11 am. April 21 on County Road 2320 on an assault of a family or household member that impeded breathing or circulation. Osornio responded...

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At Least 5 Jailed In Hopkins County On Felony Warrants
Apr11

At Least 5 Jailed In Hopkins County On Felony Warrants

At least 5 people were jailed in Hopkins County on felony warrants between April 7 and April 11, according to arrest and jail reports. Lashonda Renee Brown (HCSO jail photo) Police officers were dispatched around 11:40 a.m. April 9 to a report of trespassing at Walmart. While responding to the call, officers reported seeing the suspect’s vehicle near a South Broadway Street financial institution. An investigative stop of the...

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Pickton Man Jailed For Second Time In 9 Months On Violation Of Parole Warrant
Mar10

Pickton Man Jailed For Second Time In 9 Months On Violation Of Parole Warrant

Deputies arrested a 50-year-old Pickton man Monday at his rural residence on a violation of parole warrant, marking the second time in less than a year he’s been jailed locally on the charge, according to sheriff’s reports. David Keith Harrison Officers, after being made aware of the warrant, went to David Keith Harrison’s Pickton residence to serve it Monday. Harrison was “located in a bedroom laying behind a...

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Cocaine, Methamphetamine Allegedly Found During Sulphur Springs Traffic Stop
Feb03

Cocaine, Methamphetamine Allegedly Found During Sulphur Springs Traffic Stop

A 39-year-old Sulphur Springs man and 37-year-old Alba man were reportedly arrested after cocaine and methamphetamine were found during a routine traffic stop at 6:05 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, on Putman Street, according to sheriff’s reports. Constantino Santiago-Perez Both the driver, Constantino Santiago-Perez of Alba, and passenger, Gerardo Berrones-Gamez of Sulphur Springs, were reported to show signs of nervousness, which...

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3 Arrested For Violating Probation
Jan14

3 Arrested For Violating Probation

Two Commerce men and a Sulphur Springs man were taken into custody Monday at the adult probation office on warrants. Rian Auriel Ramirez Rian Auriel Ramirez, 26, of Commerce was taken into custody Monday morning, and transported by Cpl. Todd Evans to the county jail. He was held for violation of probation on an intoxication assault with a vehicle causing serious bodily injury, according to arrest reports. Ramirez’s arrest Jan....

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