For the Record - Oct. 5, 2019

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Sulphur Springs and Hopkins County law enforcement and fire department activity from 5:30 a.m. Wednesday to 7 a.m. Friday included:

SHERIFF

Wednesday

8:59 a.m.: Deputies responded to a report of possible theft at a residence on FM 2297. A woman reported her old roommates took everything, and some items did not belong to them.

9 a.m.: Jason Scott Flowers, 38, was arrested at a Winnsboro treatment facility for a probation violation on a December 2018 felony charge of manufacture or delivery of 1-4 grams of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance. He remained in custody as of press time Friday, according to arrest and jail reports.

9:51 a.m.: Deputies responded to a report of criminal mischief or vandalism at a FM 2297 property. An investigation is pending.

10:49 a.m.: Deputies responded to a report of criminal mischief or vandalism at a property on County Road 3359 in Saltillo. A woman reported someone shot her mailbox, and she wanted it on record.

11 a.m.: Deputies responded to a call from a residence on FM 1567 in Como. A woman reported her husband allegedly stole her gun, and she wanted to get her other gun back.

11:30 a.m.: A 22-year-old Mount Vernon man was arrested at the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office on a warrant for a June 2017 charge of possession of 2-4 ounces of marijuana. Bond was set at $5,000, and the man remained in custody as of press time Friday, according to arrest and jail reports.

11:45 a.m.: Robert Kent Schepp, 55, of Pickton was booked into the Hopkins County jail after being remanded to custody on two counts of possession of more than 4 ounces but less than 5 pounds of marijuana. Schepp remained in custody as of press time Friday, according to arrest and jail reports.

1:05 p.m.: Latasha Monte Childers, 39, of Como was arrested at the Plane State Jail and transported to the Hopkins County jail on a bench warrant for a probation violation on a charge of engaging in organized criminal activity. Childers also had multiple SSPD warrants for possession of drug paraphernalia, expired registration, driving while license invalid and failing to maintain financial responsibility. She remained in custody as of press time Friday, according to jail and arrest reports.

3:30 p.m.: Deputies responded to a report of suspicious activity at a Pickton residence. A woman reported a man tried to come into her house but left before she got to the door.

11:34 p.m.: Deputies responded to a report of a disturbance or family violence at a residence on County Road 4779. A couple was having a verbal altercation, and each thought the other needed EMS.

Thursday

11:41 a.m.: Deputies responded to a report of a missing person or runaway at a residence on State Highway 19 north. A female complainant stated the person went missing between 11 and 11:30 a.m.

8:21 p.m.: Deputies responded to a report of criminal mischief at a residence on County Road 2314. A woman reported someone keyed her truck on both sides and wrote foul language. A special patrol was established.

Friday

2:10 a.m.: Deputies responded to a report of suspicious activity at a Saltillo residence. The caller reported hearing something outside and was having a panic attack.

Hopkins County communications operators answered 410 non-emergency phone calls, 126 calls for service and 81 emergency calls. For the 48-hour period from 5:30 a.m. Wednesday to 5:30 a.m. Friday, officers issued five citations and conducted four inmate transports between facilities, eight special patrols and 34 traffic stops. Thirteen people were booked into and eight released from county jail, which held 152 inmates at 5:30 a.m. Friday.