Thursday, May 2, 2019

1:15 a.m. A suspicious vehicle was observed at Tractor Supply. The vehicle was found to be an employee.

4:12 a.m. A report was received in reference to a pole on top of the Mineola Museum sparking and smoking. An officer checked out the complaint and found the light on top of the pole was not on fire, or sparking, but it appears to look like that when it is raining, or has been raining.

8:20 a.m. Jesse Abraham Galvan, 35, of Lindale was arrested for No Driver’s License, No Liability Insurance and Expired Registration after he was stopped for a traffic violation on South Pacific Street.

3:57 p.m. A man reported he had locked his keys in his car at Walmart and had someone bringing him a spare set, but requested a ride to a residence on Peachtree Street. An officer gave the man a ride.

8:07 p.m. A dog bite report was received from UT Health in Quitman. A woman was bit while trying to break up a fight with the dog she was with and a stray dog. The woman was transported to a Tyler hospital with bites to her face and hands. The suspected dog has not been found.

9:54 p.m. A resident on Krause Street reported hearing possible gunshots. An officer patrolled the area, but did not hear anything. The officer also spoke with others that was outside and they did not hear anything.


Friday, May 3, 2019

7:43 a.m. A damaged laptop was turned in at the police department that was found in the roadway of North Pacific Street. The owner of the laptop is not known at this time.

9:02 a.m. A man on Miller Street reported possible suspicious activity. A directive patrol was issued for the area.

9:39 a.m. Longhorn Ford reported 3 navigation systems stolen from vehicles.

2:23 p.m. A business on West Broad Street had a disagreement with a vendor that was trying to pick up a piece of equipment. The vendor did not have the proper paperwork. The business and vendor was told this is a civil issue.

3:13 p.m. An officer assisted EMS on a medical call at McDonald’s parking lot on North Pacific Street.

7:30 p.m. A citizen reported an open door at a business on South Pacific Street. The door to the building was found to be blown open by the wind. The officer secured the door.

7:53 p.m. A welfare concern was reported for a juvenile that was posting on social media. The address was found to be in the county, so Wood County S.O. was notified.

10:10 p.m. Officers were notified that an intoxicated man was going to be getting off the train at the depot. Officers were waiting for the man to get off and determined he had a ride waiting for him. A family member took responsibility for the man.

10:23 p.m. A resident on Francis Street reported someone had left a DVD in their mailbox. The resident was suspicious of the DVD and turned it over to the police department.


Saturday, May 4, 2019

2:03 a.m. Suspicious activity was reported on Dubose Street, when a resident was awakened by a known man knocking on the side of his residence with a stick. The man was found on another street close by and told by the officer to not be going to anyone’s residence in early morning hours.

1:38 p.m. An officer assisted Wood County S.O. by standing by at a residence that reported a disturbance with two residents in a verbal argument just outside the city limits until a deputy arrived.

4:57 p.m. Jennifer Rose Woods, 36, Mineola, was arrested for a failure to appear class C warrant for Dogs at Large, when an officer responded to an animal control complaint involving her dogs at large again on S. Newsom Street.7:52 p.m. A possible disturbance was reported at a residence on Peachtree Street. A caller heard yelling and things being thrown around. Officers responded to the residence and found one resident in the carport. While the officer was attempting to investigate the possible disturbance, the resident picked up a loaded weapon and attempted to walk in the residence without cooperating with the officer. Officers were able to detain the resident and get the gun from him before he got into the residence. The resident resisted and struggled with the officers. Hiram Keith Harris, 44, of Mineola was arrested for Evading detention.

8:57 p.m. A reckless driver was reported on Hwy. 37, headed southbound into the city towing a boat. The caller reported the truck and boat was swerving back and forth in the lane of traffic. An officer responded to the city limits and waited, but did not observe the vehicle come into the city.


Sunday, May 5,, 2019

3:52 p.m. A resident on University reported a suspicious vehicle in the area that kept driving back and forth very slow. The officer determined that it was a father teaching his daughter to drive.

5:04 p.m. A citizen reported their vehicle missing from their residence. The vehicle was determined to be repossessed.

7:25 p.m. A woman reported her windows were broken out of her vehicle while she was at the Nature Preserve. Nothing was reportedly taken from the vehicle.

8:34 p.m. A burglary of a vehicle was reported at the Nature Preserve by another woman. A purse was stolen from the vehicle. No forced entry was noted on the vehicle. Anyone with any information on the criminal acts please notify the police department or crime stoppers.

Monday, May 6, 2019

11:08 a.m. Suspicious activity was reported on Boundary Street when an officer observed someone getting mail from a residence. It was determined to be a family member.

1:54 p.m. An officer observed what appeared to be a verbal argument in the parking lot of Walmart. Officers intervened and everything was ok.

3:29 p.m. An officer assisted a DPS Trooper on a traffic stop on Hwy. 69 S. at Loop 564 while the trooper conducted an inspection of the vehicle.  

7:16 p.m. A caller reported she had been at the convenience store on North Pacific and four males were giving the clerk a hard time. A welfare check was conducted and the clerk reported she was fine. The four had left the store.

7:46 p.m. Lindale Police Department reported a man dropped his wife and child off at the police department and he told his wife he was going to harm himself. The couple was headed to Mineola when he dropped them off at the police department, so Lindale asked for assistance to find the man and the vehicle. Lindale Police Department cancelled the request when they and Smith County S.O. located the man in the Lindale area.


Tuesday, May 7, 2019

1:11 a.m. Travis Dewayne McGuire, 25, Mineola, was arrested for a local failure to appear class C warrant after he was stopped for speeding on North Pacific Street.

7:04 a.m. A power line was reportedly in the roadway on West Broad Street. The line was found to be a Suddenlink cable. Officers removed the cable from the roadway.

7:30 a.m. An officer responded to a suspicious vehicle at the bank at Loop 564 when an employee reported the vehicle in the parking lot. The officer checked out the vehicle and everything was fine.

9:58 a.m. A reckless driver was reported on West Broad Street, traveling at a high rate of speed and unable to maintain a single lane of traffic. An officer responded to the area, but did not locate the vehicle.

12:30 p.m. Suspicious activity was reported by Union Pacific when they received a report of someone working on the tracks that was not authorized. Officers found the workers and determined they were contracted by Amtrak to do some work near the depot.

1:44 p.m. Suspicious activity was reported at Murphy’s USA when a man was observed sitting in his vehicle for a long period of time and then getting out to cover up his license plate. An officer responded to the area, but the vehicle left before the officer’s arrival.

7:13 p.m. A suspicious person was reported on Wren Street when a man was reportedly in the street with a laundry basket of clothing. He was reportedly acting strange by walking off away from the basket, then would come back and pick the basket up. The subject’s family member was contacted to pick him up. The man was not committing a crime.

8:20 p.m. A suspicious person was reported in the Cade’s parking lot. An officer checked the area and did not find any suspicious activity at the site or in the area.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

5:52 a.m. A resident on East Blair Street reported a man rang her door bell and when she opened the door, the man looked at her and said he had the wrong address, but he was still standing in her yard. Officers responded to the area and found the man on East Blair Street. A family member was contacted to pick him up. The officer offered him a ride, but he refused, so they followed him until the family member picked him up on West Blair Street.

10:53 a.m. Aaron’s Rental reported a customer that has failed to pay the rental and will not bring the property back.

1:03 p.m. Officers assisted in barricading flooded streets during the rain storm.

1:28 p.m. A verbal disturbance was reported at a residence on Padgett Street. Officers responded to the residence and had the three that were arguing to separate for the day.

2:35 p.m. An officer assisted a man on a motorist assist at Broad and Line Street. The vehicle was left in a parking lot.

3:23 p.m. A verbal argument between a grandmother and her granddaughter was reported at a residence on Brenda Lane. Officers responded to the residence. One subject was attempting to get a ride to leave the residence.

3:38 p.m. A bank on West Broad Street reported telephone harassment when a woman continued to call and harass the employees about things they had already attempted to help her with.

4:04 p.m. Officers assisted a motorist that was stranded at CR 2200 and Sycamore. A tow truck was contacted to  get the vehicle out of the ditch.

6:49 p.m. A reckless driver was reported driving dangerously and one of the passengers was hanging out of the window. An officer responded and observed the vehicle parked at a residence at Francis and West Broad Street.

9:36 p.m. A resident on Pamela spoke with an officer in reference to people coming to their residence that was not invited. The officer offered assistance by letting the resident know the people can be trespassed if they show up.