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Tira Residence Destroyed By Blaze
Apr08

Tira Residence Destroyed By Blaze

Donations Accepted Thursday At Community Chest For Residents A Tira residence was destroyed by a blaze Tuesday afternoon. No injuries were reported as a result of the fire. Emergency dispatchers were first contacted at 3:35 p.m. April 7; the caller reported the FM 1536 home was reported to be fully engulfed flames. Hopkins County, Tira, North Hopkins, Dike and Sulphur Bluff firefighters were dispatched. Hopkins County EMS and Hopkins...

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Update: Tip Results In Two Arrests And Recovery of Two Stolen Vehicles
Apr08

Update: Tip Results In Two Arrests And Recovery of Two Stolen Vehicles

A tip to Hopkins County sheriff’s officers Tuesday resulted in two arrests and recovery of two stolen vehicles, according to sheriff’s reports. Dalton Eugene Tucker Hopkins County Sheriff’s deputies reported receiving a tip indicating where they might find a lime green tow truck that had been reported April 6 to Greenville Police Department as stolen, according to arrest reports. The stolen wrecker, valued at more...

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SSPD: Sulphur Springs Man Arrested For Running From SCU Investigators
Apr07

SSPD: Sulphur Springs Man Arrested For Running From SCU Investigators

A 29-year-old Sulphur Springs man arrested for running from police Monday morning, claimed he runs from police every time they contact him, officers alleged in arrest reports. Sulphur Springs Police Department patrol cars Sulphur Springs Police Department Special Crimes Unit officers reported attempting to detain the man for pulling on the front doors and entering back yards at multiple residences in the 600 block of Texas Street...

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3 Arrested On Intoxication Charges Over The Weekend
Apr06

3 Arrested On Intoxication Charges Over The Weekend

At least three people were arrested on intoxication charges over the weekend, two for driving while intoxicated and one for public intoxication, according to jail and arrest reports. A Hopkins County Sheriff’s deputy arrested a 30-year-old Sulphur Springs man Friday night on Industrial Drive for driving while intoxicated. He was stopped just before 11 p.m. April 3 for traffic violation allegedly committed in a Nissan Altima....

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Gladwater Woman, 2 Men   Jailed On Hopkins County Probation Violation Warrants
Apr06

Gladwater Woman, 2 Men Jailed On Hopkins County Probation Violation Warrants

A 38-year-old Gladewater woman was booked into Hopkins County jail on a probation violation warrant Sunday, according to sheriff’s reports. At least two others were jailed over the last week on violation of probation warrants as well Shawnda Jean Bellamy (HCSO jail photo) Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office sent Transport Deputy Steve Huffman to Restoring Joy Ministries in Gladewater to take custody of Shawnda Jean Bellamy...

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Manhunt Results In 2 Arrests For Alleged Theft, Building Burglaries
Apr06

Manhunt Results In 2 Arrests For Alleged Theft, Building Burglaries

A manhunt resulted in two arrests Sunday morning. A 29-year-old man and 33-year-old Garland man allegedly ran after a property owner caught them stealing from his FM 2653 storage building April 5. One man was reportedly chased up a tree while the other was found later walking on FM 2653. Cash Allen Price Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office was contacted at 9:35 a.m. April 5 by a man alleging two men fled when he discovered them in...

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Stolen Vehicle Recovered In County Friday Morning Had Just Been Reported Stolen
Apr04

Stolen Vehicle Recovered In County Friday Morning Had Just Been Reported Stolen

A stolen vehicle recovered in the county Friday morning, was determined to be the Hyundai Accent a Sulphur Springs resident had just reported to police as stolen. Another vehicle and diaper bag were also reported stolen from the same Davis Street residence April 3. The reports were among three theft and five burglary reports Sulphur Springs Police made between April 1 and April 4. Davis Street Thefts, Burglary The North Davis Street...

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Collin County Man Held On Warrants For Alleged Child Sex Crimes In Hopkins County
Apr03

Collin County Man Held On Warrants For Alleged Child Sex Crimes In Hopkins County

A 53-year-old Collin County man arrested Thursday, March 26, in Collin County following a Hopkins County investigation into child pornography allegations, has been served with two warrants for alleged child sex crimes in Hopkins County and has a federal hold related to the investigation as well, according to Collin County jail reports. Christopher Hardesty was taken into custody at his residence for alleged possession of child...

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Dike Teen Accused Of Making False Report To Sheriff’s Officers
Apr03

Dike Teen Accused Of Making False Report To Sheriff’s Officers

An 18-year-old Dike teen was accused Thursday morning of making a false report of sexual assault to officers, according to sheriff’s investigators. Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicle The young woman reportedly made an allegation of a sexual assault. Using forensics, interviews and surveillance evidence officers determined the person accused in the offense was actually about an hour and a half away from the...

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Brashear Man Arrested For Trespassing Also Charged With Violation Of Parole
Apr01

Brashear Man Arrested For Trespassing Also Charged With Violation Of Parole

A 54-year-old Brashear man taken into March 30 for criminal trespassing at a relative’s home following two complaints from the address was later charged with violation of parole, according to jail and arrest reports. Russell Lynn Stracener Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office was contacted twice March 30 regarding the State Highway 19 south residence. At 9:56 a.m., they were told a person had showed up at the relative’s...

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