Sheriff's office busts $120,000 in two alleged money laundering schemes


HCSO gets to keep cash, hopes to use it for jail job training center

The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office has recently made two large strides in the fight against criminal bulk cash smuggling, according to Sheriff Lewis Tatum and Chief Investigator Corley Weatherford.  CASE ONE On Aug. 20 at approximately 7:30 p.m., Deputy Colt Patterson stopped a silver Chevrolet truck at approximately the 126 mile marker of Interstate 30 for allegedly crossing the center line…

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