Wood County Sheriff’s Report

June 19, 2019 to June 25, 2019

June 19th

Deputies were dispatched to FM 182 near Quitman, at approximately 5:39 a.m., in reference to a traffic hazard. Deputies located the traffic hazard and cleared the roadway.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 11:18 a.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and they were separated.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2444 near Mineola, at approximately 12:33 p.m., in reference to an inquest. A male, 83, was found deceased in his residence. The Justice of the Peace arrived and no autopsy was ordered.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 12:56 p.m., in reference to harassment on CR 4440 near Winnsboro. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

At 1:44 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 1600 near Alba.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 182 near Alba, at approximately 5:37 p.m., in reference to a burglary. Actors, or actors unknown, broke into the reporting party’s residence. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2339 near Mineola, at approximately 6:42 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 2966 near Yantis; at approximately 8:13 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle at Lake Holbrook point; at approximately 10:31 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Yantis, at approximately 11:25 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2351 near Mineola, at approximately 11:36 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

June 20th

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2869 near Winnsboro, at approximately 6:56 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on FM 2869 near Hawkins; at approximately 12:14 p.m. Deputies located the individual and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 1:50 p.m., in reference to terroristic threat on CR 3990 near Winnsboro. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3220 near Quitman, at approximately 2:24 p.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2651 near Mineola, at approximately 5:30 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 6:08 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to Pagosa Lane near Hawkins, at approximately 6:29 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on CR 2260 near Mineola; at approximately 7:08 p.m. Blake Porter, 35, of Alba, was arrested for an outstanding warrant.

Deputies were dispatched to Main St. in Yantis, at approximately 7:16 p.m., in reference to a robbery. Actors, or actors unknown, stole several items and all of the cash in the register. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4730 near Winnsboro, at approximately 7:56 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1522 near Alba, at approximately 10:07 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies advised the individuals to separate for the night and cleared the incident.

June 21st

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3900 near Hawkins, at approximately 12:10 a.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspicious activity.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2752 near Mineola, at approximately 7:40 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on FM 852 near Winnsboro; at approximately 11:13 a.m. Taylor McDaniel, 21, of Sulphur Springs, was arrested for Possession/Delivery Drug Paraphernalia.

Deputies were dispatched to Lake Holbrook beach, at approximately 12:41 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Prior to the deputies’ arrival, the parties separated.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2869 near Hawkins, at approximately 1:44 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 2:47 p.m., in reference to fraud on FM 288 near Quitman. Actors, or actors unknown, used the reporting party’s checks without authorization. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3250 near Quitman, at approximately 3:07 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 49 near Mineola, at approximately 3:19 p.m., in reference to a burglary. Actors, or actors unknown, stole several items from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2262 near Mineola, at approximately 5:34 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2700 near Mineola, at approximately 6:13 p.m., in reference to a burglary. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a hot water heater from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1410 near Quitman, at approximately 9:21 p.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

June 22nd

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 69 near Alba, at approximately 1:00 a.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 7:19 a.m., in reference to harassment on HWY 80 near Mineola. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 1799 near Mineola, at approximately 10:47 a.m., in reference to a burglary. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a guitar from the reporting party’s residence. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to Fm 49 near Quitman, at approximately 12:20 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 5551 near Alba, at approximately 12:56 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies determined this was a civil matter and cleared the scene.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2270 near Mineola, at approximately 2:11 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on PR 6665 near Mineola; at approximately 2:47 p.m. Deputies located the individual and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 6308 near Mineola, at approximately 6:35 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies spoke with the homeowner and determined it was an accident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4770 near Winnsboro, at approximately 8:49 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Parties were separated for the night.

At 9:21 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 4150 near Quitman.

June 23rd

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2195 near Quitman, at approximately 12:07 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies spoke with the homeowner and determined it was an accident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 1801 near Mineola, at approximately 12:08 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 69 near Alba, at approximately 9:01 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Yantis, at approximately 1:39 p.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s mailbox.

At 3:38 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 1660 near Alba.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 4:53 p.m., in reference to terroristic threat on Commanche near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 515 near Winnsboro, at approximately 5:18 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to Sundance Path near Hawkins, at approximately 5:28 p.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 852 near Winnsboro, at approximately 6:15 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to CR 3210 near Winnsboro; at approximately 7:13 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

At 7:41 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 14 near Hawkins.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to CR 3250 near Mineola; at approximately 8:17 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 5563 near Alba, at approximately 9:28 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individuals.

June 24th

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3909 near Hawkins, at approximately 7:55 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 11:53 a.m., in reference to harassment on CR 4420 near Winnsboro. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 11 near Winnsboro, at approximately 12:00 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a firearm from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2659 near Hawkins, at approximately 2:09 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 2954 near Alba; at approximately 2:25 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 37 near Quitman, at approximately 3:52 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to Main St. in Yantis, at approximately 4:38 p.m., in reference to an assault that occurred. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1835 near Yantis, at approximately 4:49 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person at Lake Holbrook beach; at approximately 5:04 p.m. Prior to the deputies’ arrival, parties left the area. 

Deputies were dispatched to Knob Hill near Hawkins, at approximately 8:06 p.m., in reference to a disturbance where an assault occurred. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on HWY 154 near Yantis; at approximately 9:09 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on CR 4495 near Winnsboro; at approximately 9:29 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 1801 near Mineola, at approximately 9:27 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to CR 3541 near Hawkins; at approximately 10:17 p.m. Cody Childress, 44, of Hawkins, was arrested for outstanding warrants.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 11:39 p.m., in reference to harassment on FM 49 near Mineola. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

June 25th

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on HWY 154 near Quitman; at approximately 10:01 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1416 near Quitman, at approximately 10:03 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2264 near Mineola, at approximately 10:19 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 6113 near Quitman, at approximately 2:36 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and determined it was a civil matter.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 7908 near Hawkins, at approximately 2:57 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1575 near Alba, at approximately 5:16 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies located the suspicious activity and cleared the incident.

At 5:24 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 3160 near Quitman.

At 6:52 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 2869 near Winnsboro.

Between the dates of June 19 and June 25, Wood County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to multiple agency assists that included the following: Emergency Medical Services, Department of Public Safety and Rains County Sheriff’s Office.

Between the dates of June 19 and June 25, Wood County Sheriff’s Investigators obtained 1 arrest warrant and arrested the individual and filed 2 cases with the District Attorney.

Total Jail Count –121 inmates – 98 males and 23 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.