Blotter Briefs for Nov. 14, 2019

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Man arrested on public intoxication

A 60-year-old Sulphur Springs man was arrested at a motel in the 1400 block of East Industrial Drive on a charge of public intoxication Monday about 5:45 a.m.

Officers responded to the location regarding the man being possibly intoxicated and attempting to leave.

Officers reportedly responded to the location earlier in the shift in reference to the man causing a disturbance with the clerk. He was reportedly advised to stay in his motel room.

Officers located the man inside the lobby, a public place. A strong odor of alcohol was reportedly detected on the man’s breath, and he reportedly failed field sobriety tests.

The man was believed to be a danger to himself and others.

He was released from jail Tuesday, according to arrest and jail reports.

Report of theft leads to drug arrest

John Matthew Perez, 35, of Sulphur Springs was arrested at 9:56 a.m. Tuesday at his residence on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance.

Officers were dispatched to the area in reference to a theft.

The complainant reportedly advised Perez removed several items from his residence without consent. The complainant also reportedly advised officers of Perez’s location.

Officers contacted Perez, who reportedly admitted to removing several items from the residence.

While speaking with Perez, officers also reportedly located drug paraphernalia and took him into custody. Jail staff reportedly located a clear plastic baggie containing suspected methamphetamine inside Perez’s boot.

Bond was set at $5,000 on the controlled substance charge, and Perez remained in custody as of press time Wednesday, according to arrest and jail reports.

Jail transfers, other activity

Racheal Lashun Wickwar Anderson, 45, of Dallas was arrested Monday at the Dallas County jail and transported to the Hopkins County jail on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 probation violation on a charge of theft of property $750-$2,500. Bond was set at $5,000, and Anderson remained in custody as of press time Wednesday, according to reports.

Chase Mitchell Hopper, 22, of Jackson, Alabama, was arrested at the 8th Judicial District Courtroom after Judge Eddie Northcutt ordered him to serve 180 days in the Hopkins County jail on an April 27 charge of burglary of a habitation. No bond was set, and Hopper is to be released May 8, 2020, according reports.

Terence Ramon Beachem, 47, of Sulphur Springs was indicted on a charge of burglary of a habitation Monday. Beachem was still in custody after being arrested Aug. 28 on charges of burglary of a habitation intending to commit another felony, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, unauthorized use of vehicle and evading arrest or detention with a vehicle. Bond was set at $100,000 on the indictment, and Beachem remained in custody, according to reports.

Billy Dale Elkins, 37, of Fort Worth was released from jail Monday on a $5,000 bond. He was booked in Oct. 24 on a charge of possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance, according to jail reports.

Brandon Lee Flanery, 36, of Como was released from jail Tuesday on $10,000 bond. He was booked in Dec. 28 on a charge of possession of 1-4 grams of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance, according to jail reports.

Animal complaints

• Injured dog on State Highway 11 east in Winnsboro at 9:40 a.m. Monday;

• Twenty goats on State Highway 19 south at County Road 1163 at 9:48 a.m. Monday;

• Report of a cow not belonging to the caller in her pasture on County Road 2408 in Pickton at 5:06 p.m. Monday;

• Four cows in State Highway 67 east at FM 900 in Saltillo at 5:28 p.m. Monday;

• Six horses on FM 71 west at County Road 4767 east of the North Hopkins school at 1:31 a.m. and 2:02 a.m. Tuesday;

• Report of neighbor’s dogs killing livestock on County Road 4784 at 4:53 p.m. Tuesday; and

• Black bull on FM 71 west at FM 2285 at 7:34 p.m. Tuesday.