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2 Accused Of Credit Or Debit Card Abuse
Nov23

2 Accused Of Credit Or Debit Card Abuse

Two Sulphur Springs residents were accused of credit or debit card abuse over the weekend, according to sheriff’s reports. Jonathan Wayne Smith (HCSO jail photo) Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Jason Lavender spotted Jonathan Wayne Smith standing behind a Honda at his rural Sulphur Springs residence and took him into custody Saturday, Nov. 21 on the warrant. The 23-year-old was booked into Hopkins County jail on the...

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Three Arrested For Debit-Credit Card Abuse
Dec13

Three Arrested For Debit-Credit Card Abuse

Additional charges have been filed against the two females and one male, who gave their address as Mexico, that were arrested at Red River Credit Union after Sulphur Springs Police responded to a call regarding suspicious activity.  Police found multiple gift cards from which the individuals were taking money and a large sum of cash along with receipts from Red River Credit Union. The additional charges are Morris County charges...

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Three Arrested For Debit-Credit Card Abuse
Dec10

Three Arrested For Debit-Credit Card Abuse

Two females and one male, who gave their address as Mexico, were arrested at Red River Credit Union after Sulphur Springs Police responded to a call regarding suspicious activity.  Police found multiple gift cards from which the individuals were taking money and a large sum of cash along with receipts from Red River Credit Union.  The  gift cards were found following consent to search the vehicle in which the trio was...

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Como Woman Arrested for Credit Card/Debit Card Abuse
Jul28

Como Woman Arrested for Credit Card/Debit Card Abuse

Wendy Ann “Woo Woo” Wilder, 39, of Como is in Hopkins County jail after deputies were notified of three active warrants for her arrest. Wilder was arrested at her home in Como on warrants for Credit Card/Debit Card Abuse. She is in Hopkins County jail being held on bonds totaling $30,000. Wilders was stopped by a Hopkins County Deputy for a traffic violation at on South Broadway in Sulphur Springs in November of last year. She told...

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Warrant for Credit Card or Debit Card Abuse Leads to Meth Arrest
Jul04

Warrant for Credit Card or Debit Card Abuse Leads to Meth Arrest

Bradley Ray Skidmore, 62, of Sulphur Springs was located by Hopkins County Deputies at a Charles Street residence in the city. He was wanted on a warrant for Credit Card or Debit Card Abuse. While being arrested Skidmore told deputies that other individuals were in a bedroom of the residence. The deputies had asked who would care for the animals that were in the residence following his arrest and subsequent time in jail. Skidmore...

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Cumby Man Charged with Credit/Debit Card Abuse
Jun30

Cumby Man Charged with Credit/Debit Card Abuse

Sulphur Springs Police responded to a local outlet shoe store on Industrial Drive Thursday around 4:30 p.m. Cole William Peterson, 17, of Cumby had attempted to make a purchase with a credit/debit card but store personnel were aware the unapproved transaction made was performed on a card that did not belong to Peterson. Peterson admitted to the officer that he had taken the card from the cardholder’s residence to make the purchase at...

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Mount Vernon Man Jailed On Firearm, Burglary, Credit Card Abuse Warrants
Dec24

Mount Vernon Man Jailed On Firearm, Burglary, Credit Card Abuse Warrants

Tyler Jon Bogardus A 26-year-old Mount Vernon man was jailed Dec. 23 on three felony warrants. Hopkins County sheriff’s officials were notified that Tyler Jon Bogardus was being held in Camp County jail on three Hopkins County warrants. HCSO Deputies Aaron Chaney and Elijah Fite traveled to Pittsburg, took him into custody at 2 p.m. and transported him to Hopkins County jail. Bogardus remained in Hopkins County jail Christmas...

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Alleged Car Thief Served With 10 Additional Debit Card Abuse Warrants
Jul12

Alleged Car Thief Served With 10 Additional Debit Card Abuse Warrants

Michael Allen Coker A 51-year-old Sulphur Springs man arrested May 28 in a stolen car with another man’s debit card was served Thursday afternoon, July 11, with 10 additional debit card abuse warrants for offenses alleged to have occurred on May 28, according to arrest reports. Michael Allen Coker was first arrested Tuesday, after Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper William Gillentine discovered the silver Chevrolet sedan...

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Man Arrested In May For Paris Car Theft Served With 3 Debit Card Abuse Warrants
Jun13

Man Arrested In May For Paris Car Theft Served With 3 Debit Card Abuse Warrants

Michael Allen Coker A 51-year-old Sulphur Springs man arrested May 28 in a stolen car with another man’s debit/credit card was served Wednesday afternoon with three additional counts of debit card abuse, according to arrest reports. Michael Allen Coker was first arrested Tuesday, after Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper William Gillentine discovered the silver Chevrolet sedan he stopped at 1:40 p.m. May 28, just west of...

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Sulphur Springs Man Indicted On 20 Child Pornography Charges
Sep01

Sulphur Springs Man Indicted On 20 Child Pornography Charges

More Than 75 Indictments Signed By Grand Jury During August 2022 Session A 75-year-old Sulphur Springs man jailed on 20 child pornography charges was among the 50 individuals named in the more than 75 indictments signed by the Hopkins County Grand Jury during the August 2022 court session, pushing those cases forward for prosecution, according to court records. James Frank Neel Twenty indictments were issued accusing James Frank Neel...

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