Wood County Sheriff’s Report

March 20, 2019 to March 26, 2019

March 20th

At 8:00 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 2088 near Quitman.

At 9:29 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 3230 near Quitman.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on SPUR 514 near Yantis; at approximately 9:43 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2434 near Mineola, at approximately 12:34 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 5982 near Yantis, at approximately 1:13 p.m., in reference to theft. A known actor stole several items from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

At 1:14 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 2935 near Alba.

At 1:16 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 1336 near Quitman.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2774 near Mineola, at approximately 1:52 p.m., in reference to theft. A known actor stole several items from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 4:28 p.m., in reference to a scam that occurred on CR 4532 near Winnsboro. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1975 near Yantis, at approximately 4:55 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. The deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3220 near Quitman, at approximately 5:17 p.m., in reference to an inquest. A female, 42, was found deceased in her residence. The Justice of the Peace arrived and ordered an autopsy.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1473 near Quitman, at approximately 6:39 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Parties were separated for the night.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1416 near Quitman, at approximately 6:54 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies located the dirt bike and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1660 near Alba, at approximately 8:32 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies located the individuals and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3582 near Winnsboro, at approximately 9:41 p.m., in reference to an assault. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

March 21st

At 4:23 a.m., cows were reported out on HWY 154 near Quitman.

At 9:12 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 2230 near Mineola.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3273 near Quitman, at approximately 10:00 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

At 2:40 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 1647 near Winnsboro.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 2:55 p.m., in reference to a possible burglary on CR 4895 near Winnsboro. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

At 6:28 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 1340 near Quitman.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3590 near Winnsboro, at approximately 6:31 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individuals and everything was OK.

At 6:47 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 1115 near Alba.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 17 near Alba, at approximately 7:00 p.m., in reference to a possible assault. Prior to the deputies’ arrival, the individuals separated.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1822 near Yantis, at approximately 9:36 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies located the suspicious activity and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4865 near Quitman, at approximately 10:56 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the actors.

March 22nd

Deputies were dispatched to College St. in Alba, at approximately 4:40 a.m., in reference to theft. A known actor stole several items from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

At 10:15 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 4165 near Quitman.

At 10:26 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 2353 near Mineola.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2745 near Mineola, at approximately 1:09 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and determined it was a civil issue.

At 1:22 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 4860 near Winnsboro.

At 3:24 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 779 near Alba.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 80 near Mineola, at approximately 4:07 p.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 49 near Mineola, at approximately 4:25 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a welding trailer from the reporting party’s family member’s residence. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4700 near Winnsboro, at approximately 5:27 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Bradley Daniel, 43, of Winnsboro, was arrested for Terroristic Threat of Family/Household.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to CR 1681 near Alba; at approximately 6:22 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4845 near Winnsboro, at approximately 10:23 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 10:35 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

March 23rd

Deputies were dispatched to FM 14 near Hawkins, at approximately 12:30 a.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 778 near Hawkins, at approximately 1:43 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

At 2;24 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 1326 near Quitman.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 6:33 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances on CR 4940 near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 10:43 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies made contact with the individuals and advised them to lower the volume of their music.

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on FM 1799 near Alba; at approximately 11:51 p.m. Keenan Kindle, 27, of Grand Saline, was arrested for Reckless Driving.

March 24th

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 80 near Mineola, at approximately 1:25 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 2:00 a.m., in reference to a disturbance on CR 4641 near Winnsboro. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on Stephens St. in Quitman; at approximately 2:37 a.m. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

At 8:06 a.m., cows were reported out on HWY 37 near Mineola.

At 10:37 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 4530 near Winnsboro.

At 11:00 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 2952 near Alba.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Yantis, at approximately 11:06 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4590 near Winnsboro, at approximately 1:17 p.m., in reference to an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. Actors, or actors unknown, took the reporting party’s vehicle without authorization. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3470 near Hawkins, at approximately 1:46 p.m., in reference to a terroristic threat. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2920 near Alba, at approximately 1:56 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspicious activity.

Deputies spoke to the reporting party, at approximately 3:06 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass on CR 1684 near Alba. Deputies advised the reporting party that extra patrol would be provided.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4925 near Quitman, at approximately 6:04 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4460 near Winnsboro, at approximately 8:11 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. The individual was located and transported to the hospital by Emergency Medical Services.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1416 near Quitman, at approximately 9:05 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 2379 near Alba; at approximately 9:29 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 312 near Winnsboro, at approximately 9:49 p.m., in reference to shots fired. Deputies located the individuals with the firearms. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

March 25th

At 12:30 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 49 near Hawkins.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 37 near Quitman, at approximately 1:24 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies spoke with the owner of the building and everything was OK.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 4420 near Winnsboro; at approximately 7:25 a.m. The vehicle was located and towed by Wyatt’s Towing.

At 7:47 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 852 near Winnsboro.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to FM 49 near Mineola; at approximately 8:43 a.m. Deborah Morris, 53, of Mineola, was arrested for an outstanding warrant.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Bermuda St. in Quitman; at approximately 9:48 a.m. Lanny Hill, 53, of Sulphur Springs, was arrested for outstanding warrants.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 10:36 a.m., in reference to fraud that occurred on Harris Lane in Yantis. A known actor altered and cashed the reporting party’s check. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

At 12:30 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 852 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 69 near Alba, at approximately 1:48 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 182 near Alba, at approximately 5:35 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individuals.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2650 near Mineola, at approximately 8:18 p.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on CR 4631 near Winnsboro; at approximately 9:01 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

March 26th

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on FM 1799 near Mineola; at approximately 12:20 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2225 near Quitman, at approximately 2:37 a.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole the reporting party’s phone. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 8:11 a.m., in reference to criminal trespass on CR 3147 near Quitman. Deputies determined this was a civil issue and cleared the incident.

At 9:57 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 4560 near Winnsboro.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 10:59 a.m., in reference to a scam that occurred on FM 2966 near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4631 near Winnsboro, at approximately 11:32 a.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 2124 near Quitman; at approximately 1:27 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2164 near Quitman, at approximately 4:46 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Parties were separated for the night.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on White Dove near Quitman; at approximately 5:37 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2445 near Mineola, at approximately 7:46 p.m., in reference to shots fired. Deputies located the individuals with firearms and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2260 near Mineola, at approximately 9:03 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on HWY 37 near Mineola; at approximately 9:41 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Between the dates of March 20 and March 26, Wood County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to multiple agency assists that included the following: Upshur County Sheriff’s Office, Mineola Police Department, Emergency Medical Services and Smith County Sheriff’s Office.

Between the dates of March 20 and March 26, Wood County Sheriff’s Investigators filed 6 cases with the District Attorney.

Total Jail Count – 114 inmates – 88 males and 26 females.

Sheriff Castloo would like to remind everyone…if you have any information on these or any other crimes, please contact the Wood County Sheriff’s Office at 903-763-2201 or Crime Stoppers at 903-763-CASH.

Contact the Wood County Sheriff’s Office if you notice any suspicious vehicles or activity around your neighborhood.  Please be aware of your surroundings.