Wood County Sheriff’s Report

June 26, 2019 to July 2, 2019

June 26th

At 9:36 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 3990 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2312 near Mineola, at approximately 10:36 a.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s property. 

At 10:47 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 515 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 5174 near Quitman, at approximately 12:45 p.m., in reference to identity theft. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 1:20 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 1:35 p.m., in reference to criminal mischief on HWY 154 near Quitman. Deputies advised the reporting party that extra patrol would be provided.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 3:00 p.m., in reference to a scam on CR 3220 near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to Pine Bark Glen near Hawkins, at approximately 3:41 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2869 near Hawkins, at approximately 4:00 p.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s property. This case is active.

At 4:18 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 3990 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 5:37 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies issued a Criminal Trespass Warning and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2147 near Quitman, at approximately 6:06 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

At 8:37 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 2088 near Quitman.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 9:46 p.m., in reference to a burglary on CR 3840 near Hawkins. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

June 27th

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on CR 1681 near Alba; at approximately 3:11 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to CR 1845 near Yantis; at approximately 8:15 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to PR 6290 near Mineola; at approximately 9:58 a.m. Zachary Tucker, 22, of Alba, was arrested for an outstanding warrant.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 80 near Mineola, at approximately 10:11 a.m., in reference to theft. A known actor took the reporting party’s lawn mower without authorization. The reporting party made contact with the actor and the lawn mower was returned. 

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on FM 2869 near Winnsboro; at approximately 11:45 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 1941 near Yantis; at approximately 1:22 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 3:21 p.m., in reference to a scam on CR 3265 near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 312 near Winnsboro, at approximately 4:35 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 6:26 p.m., in reference to identity theft on Winding Trail near Hawkins. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2422 near Mineola, at approximately 9:07 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 10:18 p.m., in reference to theft on CR 2388 near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

June 28th

Deputies were dispatched to FM 49 near Hawkins, at approximately 7:59 a.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Gary Brown, 50, of Mineola, was arrested for Evading Arrest Detention with Vehicle, Obstruction or Retaliation and Driving While Intoxicated.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 10:43 a.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, used fraudulent credit cards to buy items in the reporting party’s store. This case has been forwarded to investigators. 

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 2:33 p.m., in reference to harassment on CR 3163 near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 80 near Mineola, at approximately 6:03 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a utility trailer from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on FM 2225 near Quitman; at approximately 6:17 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 5293 near Yantis, at approximately 6:36 p.m., in reference to criminal mischief. A known actor damaged the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators. 

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 37 near Mineola, at approximately 7:04 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

At 7:52, cows were reported out on CR 1970 near Yantis.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 17 near Alba, at approximately 9:34 p.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

June 29th

Deputies were dispatched to PR 8000 near Winnsboro, at approximately 1:03 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 2260 near Mineola; at approximately 3:33 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to Hwy 154 near Quitman, at approximately 4:05 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to Main St. in Yantis, at approximately 7:39 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to Fm 312 near Winnsboro, at approximately 7:52 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1522 near Alba, at approximately 9:19 a.m., in reference to a possible assault. This case is active.

At 10:24 a.m., cows were reported out on HWY 11 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3163 near Quitman, at approximately 11:38 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2140 near Quitman, at approximately 12:14 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 1:18 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 515 near Yantis, at approximately 6:08 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspicious activity.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3520 near Hawkins, at approximately 6:30 p.m., in reference to shots fired. Deputies located the individual with the firearm and cleared the incident.

At 7:05 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 2966 near Quitman.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3832 near Hawkins, at approximately 8:22 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies advised the reporting party that extra patrol would be provided.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 37 near Winnsboro, at approximately 9:52 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies made contact with the key holder and everything was OK.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on CR 1540 near Alba; at approximately 10:29 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 10:36 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 11:14 p.m., in reference to a disturbance at Lake Quitman beach area. Deputies made contact with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

June 30th

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3580 near Winnsboro, at approximately 3:25 a.m., in reference to a dispute. The individual left the scene, prior to the deputies’ arrival.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2100 near Quitman, at approximately 6:55 a.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies located the individuals and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3269 near Mineola, at approximately 9:52 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on HWY 69 near Mineola; at approximately 12:04 p.m. Shelly Loftus Hutsell, 50, of Overton, was arrested for Driving While License Invalid with Previous Conviction/Suspension without Financial Responsibility.

At 2:09 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 4645 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to Lake Holbrook beach, at approximately 3:48 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies located the individuals boating in the swim area. Deputies determined it was a boater violation and not criminal trespass.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1859 near Yantis, at approximately 4:21 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 4:32 p.m., in reference to harassment at the Lake Holbrook beach area. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1560 near Alba, at approximately 5:10 p.m., in reference to shots fired. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2220 near Mineola, at approximately 9:14 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies made contact with the individuals and determined it was a civil matter.

July 1st

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2745 near Mineola, at approximately 1:24 a.m., in reference to a dispute. Parties were separated for the night.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on Cheyenne near Quitman; at approximately 9:35 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on CR 2169 near Quitman; at approximately 9:36 a.m. Deputies searched the area but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2088 near Winnsboro, at approximately 1:46 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on CR 3163 near Quitman; at approximately 2:35 p.m. Teresa Roundtree, 48, of Mineola, was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance.

Deputies were dispatched to Fm 515 near Winnsboro, at approximately 6:55 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole several items from the reporting party’s vehicle. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 7:26 p.m., in reference to harassment on CR 2298 near Mineola. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 7:30 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on Main St. in Yantis; at approximately 8:46 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Live Oak St. in Winnsboro; at approximately 10:21 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on FM 2869 near Hawkins; at approximately 11:16 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

July 2nd

Deputies were dispatched to Blackfoot near Quitman, at approximately 12:16 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2225 near Quitman, at approximately 12:55 a.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1953 near Yantis, at approximately 6:30 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies made contact with the homeowner and determined everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 515 near Yantis, at approximately 8:47 a.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 10:57 a.m., in reference to harassment on CR 3229 near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1522 near Alba, at approximately 2:36 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole the reporting party’s dog. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

At 5:42 p.m., horses were reported out on CR 3875 near Hawkins.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 8:04 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass on CR 3118 near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2869 near Hawkins, at approximately 11:05 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Between the dates of June 26 and July 2, Wood County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to multiple agency assists that included the following: Emergency Medical Services, Winnsboro Police Department and Mineola Police Department.

Total Jail Count – 129 inmates – 103 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.