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Quinlan Man Arrested for UUMV and Methamphetamine - Ksst Radio
Sulphur Springs Police observed John Michael Decker, 19, of Quinlan driving a 2008 Mustang at the 122 Mile Marker on I-30. The vehicle had been reported stolen. Decker was found to have a white crystal like substance believed to be methamphetamine.
Authorities looking for suspect after chase in Commerce
Commerce Police, Texas A&M University-Commerce police, Texas DPS troopers, Hunt County Sheriff’s Office and other law enforcement agencies responded to the incident Saturday evening.
Dozens of arrests announced at joint press conference following warrant sweep
More than two dozen individuals were taken into custody across Hunt County Wednesday, during a sweep by local, state and federal authorities.
More Than 2 Dozen North Texas Fugitives Caught In 'Major Operation'
“Hunt County is going to be safer and we are sending a message to those bad guys if your’e coming here to Hunt County it’s not a good spot and that’s what we’re going to be focusing on,” said Eric Jackson, Special Agent In Charge.
Law enforcement hosting press conference today
The Hunt County Sheriff’s Office and FBI-Dallas will be conducting a press conference regarding a joint task force established to apprehend numerous wanted felons in Hunt County.The operation is reported to consist of more than150 law enforcement officers from local, state and federal agencies with
Woman arrested for fraud after trying to buy controlled substance
Paris police arrested two women Tuesday, one on a fraud complaint, the other for theft.A 4:21 p.m. on Tuesday, officers responded to the 1300 block of Clarksville Street in regard to a fraud complaint.“Officers made contact with Lindsay Goff, 40, who was said to have attempted to pick up prescriptio
Closings announced for Memorial Day
— All federal, State of Texas, Hunt County and City of Greenville offices will be closed Monday.
Police Identify Woman Found Dead In White Rock Creek
The woman had no tattoos or other identifying marks, but did show some signs of injury, Castro said.The death is being treated as unexplained, police said.
One arrested on sexual assault charge
“It was reported an unknown suspect had assaulted and sexually assaulted the complainant,” said Lt. John Berry, Paris Police Department spokesperson. “Marcus Hawkins, 33, was identified as a person of interest after he later used the victim’s ATM card. Hawkins was located in the 100 block of Pine Bl
Man faces murder charge after his wife's body was found burning in Dallas County, authorities say
A man has been charged with murder after his wife's body was found burning in southeast Dallas County on Sunday evening, authorities say.Gerald Troup, 54, was arrested Tuesday after he was interviewed as a person of interest in the case about the burning body, the Dallas County sheriff's department
DEVELOPING - Police on the lookout for possibly-armed suspect in Commerce
Multiple law enforcement agencies are searching for a possibly-armed suspect in Commerce tonight.Ryan Scott / Commerce JournalLaw enforcement officers are searching for a suspect that is possibly armed in Commerce.Helicopters are circling an area near Earl Street using thermal imaging cameras. A sus
Disbarred attorney gets 40-year sentence for sexually assaulting Collin County teen
A jury had decided May 11 on the maximum 20-year sentence for Michael Harssema on three felony charges: one count of sexual assault of a child and two counts of indecency by contact. But County Court at Law Judge Barnett Walker postponed sentencing until he could review some evidence admitted at tri
Two Buys, Two Dates, One Arrest - Ksst Radio
Two separate purchases of Methamphetamine on two separate dates led to warrants for the arrest of Jackson Blaze Gilreath, 22, of Sulphur Springs. The purchases of approximately 2.6 grams of meth from Gilreath were made by the Special Crimes Unit.
Mom indicted on corpse abuse charge over dead infant
Flynn remains free on $50,000 bond. Her attorney, Elisha Hollis, declined to comment Monday on the indictment.
Commissioners approve funds for overpass planning
In April, Hilton noted how there were savings achieved from the designing of the rebuilding of FM 2642, considered as the top project of the committee as part of the $24 million in bonds approved by voters in November 2016, once the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) assumed the funding and
Profile: Johanna Hicks...Her Life Makes a "Dairy" Good Story! - Ksst Radio
Everyone in Hopkins County knows Johanna Hicks, Hopkins County Extension agent with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension office which she shares locally with fellow agent Mario Villarino and office manager Barbara Sanders. Over the years, she has become a local food celebrity with her many Dairy Foods c
Grand jury drops manslaughter charge in fatal accident
The indictment alleged Malone altered, destroyed or concealed evidence of a controlled substance on Sept. 4, 2017.
Spencer Wharton Dedicates New Album's Title Track to Lower Greenville's Crown and Harp
For Spencer Wharton, a local singer-songwriter and talent buyer, the closing of Crown and Harp, a 20-year-old Lower Greenville bar and music venue, was a story of love lost, emptiness and significant life changes. The end of the Dallas venue led Wharton to write the title track of his upcoming album
Sheriff's office: Inmate escapes from van en route to Dallas jail
Justin Gonzalez, 25, was handcuffed to another inmate inside a sheriff’s office van but managed to free himself and open the van’s rear doors, according to DSO spokesman Raul Reyna. Gonzalez took off running toward an industrial area near Forest Lane and Shiloh Road in Garland.
Drug Arrest Made at Coleman Park - Ksst Radio
The odor of Marijuana emitting from the vehicle located in the Coleman Park Soccer Field parking lot led to the arrest of Jessica Joe Farrow, 24, of Sulphur Springs. Farrow admitted to having a blunt and a syringe loaded with methamphetamine. A probable cause search led to a large quantity of empty