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Three Arrested for Burglary of Habitation; Charged with Organized Criminal Activity
Aug25

Three Arrested for Burglary of Habitation; Charged with Organized Criminal Activity

Alberto Escobedo, 17, of Sulphur Springs was walking away from the residences that Sulphur Springs Police officers had been called to regarding a burglary in progress. Several witnesses identified Escobedo as a part of the burglary. Escobedo, who said he was the look-out identified two others involved following questioning at the police station. Alberto Escobedo, 17, of Sulphur Springs Escobedo named Irving Vazquez-Ramirez, 17 of...

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Lindsey Arrested for Burglary of Habitation with Intent to Commit Murder
Dec12

Lindsey Arrested for Burglary of Habitation with Intent to Commit Murder

Cumby Police recognized Naka Dean Lindsey, 35, of Cumby Saturday at 2:10 p.m. as he was driving on West Main Street in Cumby. Officer Ray Embro knew a warrant for Burglary of a Habitation with Intent to Commit Murder had been issued for Lindsey. He is being held in Hopkins County Jail on $500,000 bond. Investigator Corley Weatherford of the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office filed for the warrant following his investigation of an...

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Morgan Sentenced to 25 Years in TDJC for Burglary of a Habitation
Sep13

Morgan Sentenced to 25 Years in TDJC for Burglary of a Habitation

Amber Michelle Morgan, 36,  was sentenced yesterday to 25 years TDCJ for Burglary of a Habitation. She was on parole for burglary of a habitation at the time she committed new burglaries. Because of her prior prison sentence, the punishment range in this case was enhanced from 2 to 20 years in prison to 5 years to life. According to Assistant District Attorney Clay Harrison, if Morgan commits another felony in the future, she will be...

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Dike Man Arrested for Burglary of a Habitation; Had Stolen Items in His Possession
Aug23

Dike Man Arrested for Burglary of a Habitation; Had Stolen Items in His Possession

Sulphur Springs Police arrested Michael Shane McCormick, 27, of Dike, for burglary of a habitation on Martin Luther King Drive in Sulphur Springs. The burglary occurred sometime or August 13 or 14, 2018. The resident was not at home at the time of the burglary. When McCormick gained entry into the residence, he took keys and money. He also left personal items behind that identified him as the suspect in the case, according to Sulphur...

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Lindsey Sentenced to 5 Years for Burglary of a Habitation (Assault)
Mar13

Lindsey Sentenced to 5 Years for Burglary of a Habitation (Assault)

In Eighth Judicial District Court Monday, Nakia Dean Lindsey pleaded guilty to Burglary of a Habitation (Assault) and was sentenced to 5 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. He is also scheduled to plead guilty to a misdemeanor assault family violence case in County Court later this week. The plea to Burglary of a Habitation (assault) was made rather than a plea to the original charge of Burglary of a Habitation (intent...

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Two Arrested for Burglary of a Habitation as They Exited House
Sep08

Two Arrested for Burglary of a Habitation as They Exited House

Hopkins County Sheriff’s deputies arrested two women Wednesday night as they exited a residence they had entered through a back window. The owner of the residence called the county reporting someone in their house. When officers arrived they found a 2005 Chevrolet pickup parked behind the residence and the back window to the house open. Exiting the house were Misti Michelle Watson, 42, and Lillie Faye Thompson, 17 (no picture...

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Man Arrested In the Act of Burglary of a Habitation
Jul08

Man Arrested In the Act of Burglary of a Habitation

An Alabama man’s attempt to commit theft was thwarted by a call to the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office by an observant RV Park manager. Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call in reference to a disturbance at Shady Lake RV Park on Highway 19 Thursday. There, the manager of the park told deputies that a person inside a trailer did not belong there. Deputies interviewed Michael Arlie Freeman, 38, who said he was working for...

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Burglary of a Habitation with Intent to Assault Charges Filed
Apr06

Burglary of a Habitation with Intent to Assault Charges Filed

Forced entry into a residence on Houston Street resulted in an assault and the arrest of Wesley James Chester, 34. Chester of Sulphur Springs assaulted a male and female in the Houston Street resident. He shoved the female toward the front door and placed her in a choke hold causing restriction of breathing. He then struck a male in the head and placed him in a choke hold causing restricted breathing. Law enforcement observed visible...

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Woman Accused Of Stealing A Lizard, Game Console During Home Burglary
Jul05

Woman Accused Of Stealing A Lizard, Game Console During Home Burglary

A 19-year-old Sulphur Springs woman accused of stealing a lizard and game console during a home burglary was arrested early Saturday morning, according to arrest reports. YBANEZ,LAURA ELAINE Sulphur Sulphur Springs Police Officer Cameron Robinson responded to a disturbance on South Locust Street. Upon arrival, he contacted Laura Elaine Ybanez. She admitted she had entered the residence through a window, and that she was not supposed...

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Man Accused Of Committing County Road 4791 Home Burglary
Jun28

Man Accused Of Committing County Road 4791 Home Burglary

A 20-year-old rural Sulphur Springs resident is accused of committing a County Road 4791 home burglary early Saturday morning. Marco Antonio Sandoval (HCSO jail photo) Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded at 5:11 a.m. June 26, 2021, to a complaint that a male was trying to get into a CR 4791 residence. Upon arrival, Deputy Jason Lavender contacted the suspect, identified as Marco Antonio Sandoval. Sandoval...

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