Crash Complaint Leads To Misdemeanor Controlled Substance Arrest
Aug08

Crash Complaint Leads To Misdemeanor Controlled Substance Arrest

A complaint about a major crash on Gilmer Street Wednesday afternoon resulted in a 37-year-old Sulphur Springs woman’s arrest. Upon arrival in the 1000 block of Gilmer Street about 1:45 p.m. Aug. 7, Sulphur Springs police reported finding the woman, who was unable to get out of a Chevrolet Equinox. The woman was responsive, but did not seem to be aware of her surroundings, police alleged in arrest reports. The officer, in...

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Sulphur Springs To Begin Leasing From Enterprise Instead Of  Buying Vehicles
Aug07

Sulphur Springs To Begin Leasing From Enterprise Instead Of Buying Vehicles

Sulphur Springs City Council Tuesday night agreed to change the way the city’s vehicle fleet is attained and managed in the future, a measure estimated to be a significant cost savings to the city. The City Council approved Resolution No. 1173, which gives City Manager Marc Maxwell authority to handle details to switch from purchasing and maintaining city vehicles to a lease agreement in which Enterprise Fleet Management would...

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Grand Jury Signs 40 Indictments During August Court Session
Aug06

Grand Jury Signs 40 Indictments During August Court Session

The Hopkins County Grand Jury during the August session signed at least 40 indictments naming at least 32 different individuals in the charges, including four individuals accused of more than one offense and in other instances more than one person implicated in the same offense. The majority of the indictments were for alleged controlled substance charges. The rest range from abandoning or endangering a child and assault of a family...

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Woman’s Unusual Parking Job, Difficulty Using ATM Attract Police Attention
Aug05

Woman’s Unusual Parking Job, Difficulty Using ATM Attract Police Attention

A 39-year-old Sulphur Springs woman’s inauspicious parking job at a bank ATM at 2:18 Sunday morning, Aug. 4, caught a police patrol officer’s attention and ended with her arrest. When the Sulphur Springs police officer went to check out the suspiciously parked Ford Explorer, he reported finding a woman on the phone, holding a credit/debit card. She allegedly said she was having issues with the ATM. The officer noticed...

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Woman Accused of Alcohol Consumption, Spitting On Cop At Travel Center
Aug05

Woman Accused of Alcohol Consumption, Spitting On Cop At Travel Center

A 23-year-old woman allegedly consumed alcohol on the premises of a local truck stop and displayed aggressive behavior toward officers who located her at another. She was arrested Saturday night, according to police reports. Sulphur Springs police were told the woman purchased alcohol and a stick of beef jerky, then began drinking the alcohol inside Pilot Travel Center. When told by store staff not consume the alcohol in the store,...

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2 Jailed Over Weekend On Felony Warrants
Aug05

2 Jailed Over Weekend On Felony Warrants

Two men were booked into Hopkins County jail Saturday on unrelated felony warrants, according to jail reports. Gabriel Garza Cumby Police Officer Zack Steward arrested 35-year-old Daniel Garza of Grand Prairie man at 4:12 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, on a Tarrant County possession of 4 grams or more but less than 200 grams of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance warrant, according to arrest reports. Garza was in a Chevrolet 1500 pickup...

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2 Sulphur Springs Residents Accused Of Theft At Walmart
Aug03

2 Sulphur Springs Residents Accused Of Theft At Walmart

Two Sulphur Springs residents, each wanted on a misdemeanor charge, were accused of trying to leave Walmart Friday night with more than $100 worth of items they failed to pay for when ringing up items in the self-check area, according to arrest reports. Sulphur Springs police were dispatched at 9:05 p.m. to Walmart, where a man and woman were reportedly detained by store personnel for theft. The officer was told the 29-year-old...

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Brashear Man Accused Of Forging 2 Checks On Former Employers’ Accounts
Aug02

Brashear Man Accused Of Forging 2 Checks On Former Employers’ Accounts

Trent David Floyd Wolfe A 20-year-old Brashear man was jailed Thursday morning for allegedly stealing two checks and forging them for a total of more than $600 on his former employers’ accounts, according to arrest reports. Two men told police they suspected Trent David Floyd Wolfe was responsible for passing and cashing two checks, which were forge to their accounts. At least one of the alleged victims told police he confronted...

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Mount Pleasant Man Arrested In Sulphur Springs For Felony DWI, Possession of 3 Different Types of Pills
Aug02

Mount Pleasant Man Arrested In Sulphur Springs For Felony DWI, Possession of 3 Different Types of Pills

Ashley Rex Hightower A 36-year-old Mount Pleasant man was arrested Thursday for driving while intoxicated, marking at least his third drunk driving offense; he and the 36-year-old passenger were also charged with possession of less than 28 grams of a Penalty Group 3 controlled substance after police found three different types of pills were found in the pair’s vehicle. The pair was reported for reckless driving a Chevrolet...

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Sulphur Springs Man Jailed On 2nd Controlled Substance Charge In Less Than A Week
Aug01

Sulphur Springs Man Jailed On 2nd Controlled Substance Charge In Less Than A Week

Sean Lee Cain A suspicious person complaint Wednesday morning lead police to a Sulphur Springs man who allegedly had methamphetamine and pills in his pockets, marking the second time the man has been arrested on a controlled substance charge in less than a week, according to arrest and jail reports. Sulphur Springs Police Officer Adrian Pruitt reported finding what appeared to be a man sleeping in a red Audi upon arrival at 7:10 a.m....

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