For the Record - Oct. 14, 2020

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The following reports are based on logs documenting calls received by Hopkins County emergency communications staff from 5:30 a.m. Friday to 5:30 a.m. Tuesday.


9:31 a.m.: An unknown Sulphur Springs caller reported concern for a Cumby woman, claiming she had seen the woman the previous night in Arkansas but had had no contact since.

12:03 p.m.: A Cumby woman state she needed to know how to get belongings from a County Road 4129 house.

2:09 p.m.: A Sulphur Springs woman reported her boyfriend hit her and that they were separated.

3:32 p.m.: An open container was reported on a school campus in North Hopkins.

10:16 p.m.: A van was reported parked on CR 3566 in Sulphur Springs. It was logged as suspicious activity.

11:23 p.m.: A Sulphur Springs woman reported trucks doing donuts in the parking lot of a South Broadway Street business.


12:26 a.m.: A Sulphur Springs woman reported an SUV had pulled into every driveway on CR 2401 south.

11:10 a.m.: Two teenage boys were reported by a Sulphur Springs woman, who claimed they were riding ATVs up and down CR 4777 and stopping in her driveway.

11:16 a.m.: An Emory woman reported her husband was on her property and his girlfriend was harassing her.

12:57 p.m.: A blue car that was parked at a vacant house on CR 1211 was reported by a Sulphur Springs woman, who claimed she could see flashlights inside the house.

2:09 p.m.: A Sulphur Springs woman reported her 17-year-old son was “out of control” and needed assistance with his temper.

2:34 p.m.: A Sulphur Springs woman reported her daughter was out of control.

3:51 p.m.: A Sulphur Springs woman reported she got out of a car in which she was a passenger due to yelling and cussing.

4:51 p.m.: A driver on Interstate 30 westbound in Sulphur Springs was reported with road rage, allegedly pretending to point a gun and chasing the complainant.


1:18 a.m.: A Sulphur Springs woman reported seeing a truck across from her house that had been there for two days.

6:11 p.m.: A Sulphur Springs man reported he thought someone was in his house on State Highway 19 south.

6:52 p.m.: A Dike man reported his girlfriend was continually assaulting him.

9:45 p.m.: The U.S. government reported someone on CR 4712, 5 miles west of Sulphur Springs, was pointing lasers at an airplane. Officers were unable to locate the source.


10:13 a.m.: A Como woman claimed she had been harassed by the same person several times.

11:54 a.m.: Two parties called to report the father was trying to take from the mother their 1-year-old daughter, and the mother would not allow it.

2:04 p.m.: A Sulphur Springs woman reported someone “might be doing dope.”

6:43 p.m.: A Pickton man reported someone might have set railroad cross ties on fire.

6:56 p.m.: Possible suspicious activity, someone on a property, was reported at CR 2310 past East Caney church.

Hopkins County communications operators answered 696 non-emergency calls, 177 calls for service and 93 emergency calls. Officers conducted one funeral escort, four inmate transports between facilities, 45 traffic stops and three special patrols. Five people were booked into and six released from county jail, which held 192 inmates at 5:30 a.m. Tuesday.