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Deputies Stop To Offer Assistance To Motorists, Make 2 Arrests
May19

Deputies Stop To Offer Assistance To Motorists, Make 2 Arrests

Sheriff’s deputies stopped to offer assistance to motorists in a maroon Ford stopped with flashers active on the side of State Highway 19 south at County Road 1182. They ended up taking both occupants to jail on a controlled substance charge, according to arrest reports. Hopkins County Sheriff’s Deputies Elijah Fite and Zack Horne, in arrest reports, alleged seeing several open containers of an alcoholic beverage...

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FM 69 Motorist Assist Resulted In Arrest After Suspected Meth Located
Apr16

FM 69 Motorist Assist Resulted In Arrest After Suspected Meth Located

What started as a possible motorist assist resulted in arrest of a 56-year-old Sulphur Springs, TX man on a possession of controlled substance charge, according to arrest reports. Jack Edmond Ross (HCSO jail photo) Hopkins County Sheriff’s Deputy Bobby Osornio, while on patrol around 11 p.m. April 15, 2020, spotted a gray Ford F-150 pickup parked on the side of FM 69 north near County Road 3504. The officer turned on his...

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Motorist Assist by HCSO Leads to Arrest
Feb06

Motorist Assist by HCSO Leads to Arrest

Joshua Logan Martin, 27 of Pittsburg and his white 1980 Corvette was sitting beside the road on State Highway 11E near the Precinct 2 County Barn between Como and Pickton at 2:56 a.m. Sunday morning when the Hopkins County Deputy stopped to assist the motorist. However Martin appeared extremely nervous. With consent to search the vehicle, the deputy found a clear plastic baggie with a crystal like substance believed to be...

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Four Arrested On Intoxication Charges
Apr24

Four Arrested On Intoxication Charges

Four were arrested on intoxication charges in just over 12 hours. A Richardson man allegedly tested more than twice the legal limit on breath tests after being contacted by officials for vehicle problems on Interstate 30 Thursday afternoon. A Commerce woman and Sulphur Springs man contacted following early morning disturbances Friday, and a Sulphur Springs man found unconscious behind the wheel of an improperly parked vehicle were all...

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Mount Vernon Woman Arrested In Hopkins County On Felony DWI Charge
Jul23

Mount Vernon Woman Arrested In Hopkins County On Felony DWI Charge

Jennifer Wilkes A 63-year-old Mount Vernon woman’s reckless driving caught the attention of other motorists who reported her to authorities; an equipment violation lead to a traffic stop. However, Jennifer Wilkes was taken into custody for driving while intoxicated, a charge enhanced to a felony due to at least three prior DWI convictions, according to arrest reports. Wilkes was stopped about 7 p.m. July 22 on Interstate 30 at...

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Drug Arrest Near Cemetery
Jun16

Drug Arrest Near Cemetery

Two vehicles on the shoulder of State Highway 154 at Restlawn Cemetery caught the attention of Hopkins County deputies at 10 p.m. Thursday night. The deputy thought it might be a public service motorist assist with a problem with one of the vehicles. Instead, it led to an arrest. One of the individuals involved at the scene became nervous and began to shake. The deputy asked permission to search the vehicles but was denied his...

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Rains County Woman Tries to Evade Arrest, Placed on Watch by Jail Staff
Jul27

Rains County Woman Tries to Evade Arrest, Placed on Watch by Jail Staff

A 40-year old Rains County woman is in Hopkins County Jail charged with Evading Arrest/Detention with a Motor Vehicle (a State Jail Felony) after a Hopkins County Deputy initiated a traffic stop on State Highway 19, just north of CR 1170 Tuesday. The deputy attempted to stop the motorist after noting no license plate lights. The woman moved to the southbound shoulder of the state highway and continued driving. The deputy pursued her...

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Wood County Sheriff’s Report Oct. 21-27, 2020
Oct29

Wood County Sheriff’s Report Oct. 21-27, 2020

Wood County Sheriff’s Office provided the following activity report for Oct. 21-27, 2020: Abandoned Vehicle: 4Alarm: 9Animal Complaint: 4Arrest/Warrant: 9Assault: 2Burglary: 3Criminal Trespass: 6Disturbances/Disputes: 11Fire-Structure: 1Fire-Vehicle: 1Fraud: 5Harassment: 2Inquest: 1Livestock at Large: 9Missing Person: 2Motorist Assist: 2Noise Complaint: 1Reckless Driver: 5Shots Fired: 1Suspicious Activity: 19Theft: 9Traffic Hazard:...

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Wood County Sheriff’s Report Oct. 14-20, 2020
Oct22

Wood County Sheriff’s Report Oct. 14-20, 2020

Wood County Sheriff’s Office provided the following activity report for Oct. 14-20, 2020: Abandoned Vehicle: 2Alarm: 7Animal Complaint: 9Arrest/Warrant: 9Assault: 1Burglary: 3Criminal Mischief: 5Criminal Trespass: 1Disturbances/Disputes: 13Found Property: 1Fraud: 4Funeral Escort: 1Harassment: 1Livestock at Large: 8Lost Property: 2Motorist Assist: 1Noise Complaint: 4Public Assist: 1Reckless Driver: 3Shots Fired: 2Suspicious Activity:...

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Wood County Sheriff’s Report Oct. 7-13, 2020
Oct15

Wood County Sheriff’s Report Oct. 7-13, 2020

Wood County Sheriff’s Office provided the following activity report for Oct. 7-13, 2020: Abandoned Vehicle: 5Alarm: 10Animal Complaint: 13Arrest/Warrant: 6Assault: 3Burglary: 7Criminal Mischief: 1Criminal Trespass: 6Disturbances/Disputes: 15Fire-Vehicle: 1Found Property: 3Fraud: 2Harassment: 3Inquest: 2Livestock at Large: 12Lost Property: 1Missing Person: 2Motorist Assist: 2Noise Complaint: 4Reckless Driver: 3Shots Fired: 1Suspicious...

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