Wood County Sheriff’s Report

September 3, 2019 to September 10, 2019

September 3rd

Deputies were dispatched to Alba-Golden ISD, at approximately 12:26 a.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies located the suspicious activity and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 14 near Hawkins, at approximately 2:00 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1858 near Yantis, at approximately 3:11 a.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies located the activity and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 7:58 a.m., in reference to theft on Lake Holbrook’s beach. Deputies located the stolen property and returned it to the owner. 

Deputies were dispatched to PR 8000 near Winnsboro, at approximately 8:02 a.m., in reference to theft. A known actor stole money from the reporting party. This case is active.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2235 near Mineola, at approximately 9:21 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2869 near Hawkins, at approximately 11:36 a.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3426 near Hawkins, at approximately 1:18 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 312 near Winnsboro, at approximately 8:04 p.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

At 8:36 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 2966 near Yantis.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on Comanche near Quitman; at approximately 11:24 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle. 

September 4th

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 2377 near Alba; at approximately 2:07 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2377 near Alba, at approximately 2:13 a.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies located the suspicious activity and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 8:07 a.m., in reference to possible theft by check. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4849 near Winnsboro, at approximately 10:22 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 10:25 a.m., in reference to a scam on CR 2770 near Mineola. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to Indian Gap near Quitman, at approximately 1:42 p.m., in reference to harassment. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2869 near Hawkins, at approximately 2:33 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4870 near Winnsboro, at approximately 2:55 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Thomas Caviness, 51, of Winnsboro, was arrested for Assault, Assault Causes Bodily Injury, and Assault Causes Bodily Injury of Family/Household Member – Impede Breathing/Circulation.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2503 near Mineola, at approximately 3:24 p.m., in reference to an animal complaint. Deputies located the dog and made contact with the owner. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 515 near Yantis, at approximately 5:06 p.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. The vehicle was located and towed by Joes Wrecker.

At 5:28 p.m., horses were reported out on CR 3875 near Hawkins. 

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3130 near Hawkins, at approximately 6:13 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to Spur 514 near Yantis, at approximately 6:45 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2330 near Mineola, at approximately 7:54 p.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 80 near Mineola, at approximately 7:55 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to Comanche near Quitman; at approximately 10:02 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

September 5th

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on HWY 154 near Quitman; at approximately 1:40 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to HWY 154 near Quitman; at approximately 2:32 a.m. Deputies checked the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to HWY 80 near Mineola; at approximately 3:29 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Yantis, at approximately 6:46 a.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the front door to the reporting party’s restaurant. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

At 9:01 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 17 near Alba.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3430 near Hawkins, at approximately 1:45 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 8000 near Winnsboro, at approximately 7:28 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties and determined this was a civil matter.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1860 near Yantis, at approximately 7:54 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Parties were separated for the night.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3875 near Mineola, at approximately 8:38 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies made contact with the actor and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 312 near Winnsboro, at approximately 7:02 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 2869 near Hawkins, at approximately 1:15 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a trailer dolly from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on Main St. in Yantis; at approximately 1:25 p.m. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 69 near Alba, at approximately 2:48 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies made contact with the homeowner and determined it was an accident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2260 near Mineola, at approximately 7:30 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. The individual was located and transported to the hospital.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 4420 near Winnsboro; at approximately 10:17 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

September 7th

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 1885 near Yantis; at approximately 12:54 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 69 near Alba, at approximately 1:40 a.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 80 near Mineola, at approximately 5:54 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 49 near Mineola, at approximately 8:11 a.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s business sign. 

At 9:24 a.m., cows were reported out on Loop 564 near Mineola.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to FM 2869 near Winnsboro; at approximately 11:46 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 14 near Hawkins, at approximately 11:55 a.m., in reference to a dispute. Parties were separated for the day.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3540 near Hawkins, at approximately 3:20 p.m., in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Deputies located the wrecked vehicle and forwarded this incident to DPS.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to FM 2869 near Hawkins; at approximately 4:45 p.m. Ronnie Owen, 23, of Hawkins, was arrested for an outstanding warrant.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3496 near Hawkins, at approximately 6:15 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies made contact with the individual and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 1643 near Winnsboro, at approximately 9:53 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on FM 14 near Hawkins; at approximately 10:09 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on Loop 564 near Mineola; at approximately 10:11 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

September 8th

At 1:12 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 17 near Yantis.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 14 near Hawkins, at approximately 1:17 a.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies located the suspicious activity. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on HWY 154 near Yantis; at approximately 3:30 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

At 10:51 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 2088 near Quitman.

At 2:01 p.m., horses were reported out on FM 17 near Alba.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1941 near Yantis, at approximately 2:26 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the actor.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 11 near Winnsboro, at approximately 3:26 p.m., in reference to a possible assault. Prior to the deputies’ arrival, the actors left the scene.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 17 near Alba, at approximately 6:10 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies issued a Criminal Trespass Warning and cleared the incident.

At 7:54 p.m., cows were reported out on HWY 37 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4470 near Winnsboro, at approximately 9:51 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Parties were separated for the night.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2560 near Mineola, at approximately 9:59 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

September 9th

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle near Lake Holbrook; at approximately 12:36 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 2:20 a.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies issued a Criminal Trespass Warning and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 7:56 a.m., in reference to a reckless driver on CR 1570 near Alba. Deputies advised the reporting party that extra patrol would be provided.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4358 near Winnsboro, at approximately 9:50 a.m., in reference to a theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a utility trailer from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 1:29 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 3:54 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1970 near Yantis, at approximately 7:30 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies made contact with the homeowner and everything was OK.

September 10th

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on HWY 154 near Quitman; at approximately 4:06 a.m. Dwayne Acrey, 47, of Emory, was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Tamper Fabricate Physical Evidence with Intent to Impair.

At 7:45 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 14 near Quitman.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2958 near Alba, at approximately 10:07 a.m., in reference to an inquest. A male, 84, was found deceased in his residence. The Justice of the Peace arrived and no autopsy was ordered.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on CR 2290 near Alba; at approximately 1:30 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on FM 515 near Yantis; at approximately 2:44 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 4:36 p.m., in reference to a scam on CR 2198 near Quitman. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 6:56 p.m., in reference to an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle on CR 1970 near Yantis. Deputies determined this was a civil matter and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 11:03 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Between the dates of September 3 and September 10, Wood County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to multiple agency assists that included the following: Emergency Medical Services, Grand Saline Police Department, Department of Public Safety and Hawkins Police Department.

Between the dates of September 3 and September 10, Wood County Sheriff’s Investigators obtained 1 arrest warrant and arrested the individual and filed 3 cases with the District Attorney.

Total Jail Count – 131 inmates – 114 males and 17 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.