Wood County Sheriff’s Report

September 11, 2019 to September 17, 2019

September 11th

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 69 near Quitman, at approximately 2:31 a.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

At 3:08 a.m., horses were reported out on FM 515 near Yantis.

At 7:35 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 182 near Quitman.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 8:16 a.m., in reference to an assault that occurred on CR 1540 near Alba. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3120 near Quitman, at approximately 10:26 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies located the individual and everything was OK.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on Main St. in Yantis; at approximately 3:27 p.m. Deputies located the individual and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4510 near Winnsboro, at approximately 5:37 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to Earlene St. in Quitman, at approximately 6:46 p.m., in reference to an assault that occurred. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on CR 2260 near Mineola; at approximately 7:57 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

At 9:20 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 2230 near Mineola.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on FM 14 near Hawkins; at approximately 10:51 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and cleared the incident.

September 12th

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2205 near Mineola, at approximately 6:34 a.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies issued a Criminal Trespass Warning and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3400 near Hawkins, at approximately 8:48 a.m., in reference to a burglary. Deputies made contact with the reporting party and cleared the incident.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to CR 3990 near Winnsboro; at approximately 8:59 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4640 near Winnsboro, at approximately 9:27 a.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspicious activity.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4470 near Winnsboro, at approximately 12:03 p.m., in reference to burglary. A known actor stole several building materials and tools from the reporting party’s residence. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on FM 17 near Alba; at approximately 2:11 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1973 near Yantis, at approximately 2:13 p.m., in reference to theft. A known actor stole a tractor from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to Cimarron Trail near Hawkins, at approximately 3:17 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2117 near Quitman, at approximately 5:16 p.m., in reference to criminal mischief. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s residence.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3875 near Mineola, at approximately 5:24 p.m., in reference to shots fired. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

At 5:46 p.m., cows were reported out on CR 4186 near Quitman.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 7:39 p.m., in reference to a suspicious vehicle on FM 17 near Alba. Deputies advised the reporting party that extra patrol would be provided.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4255 near Winnsboro, at approximately 11:48 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure.

September 13th

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 1689 near Alba; at approximately 4:49 a.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

At 6:42 a.m., horses were reported out on CR 4560 near Winnsboro.

At 8:07 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 2210 near Mineola. 

At 10:37 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 1522 near Alba.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to HWY 80 near Mineola; at approximately 10:57 a.m. Richard Nicholson, 61, of Mineola, was arrested for Evading Arrest Detention, an outstanding warrant and Possession of a Controlled Substance.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2205 near Mineola, at approximately 12:26 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies spoke with all parties involved and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 37 near Mineola, at approximately 2:18 p.m., in reference to a reckless driver. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 1254 near Mineola, at approximately 4:09 p.m., in reference to a theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a saw and drill from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies went out on an arrest/warrant service to CR 2121 near Quitman; at approximately 7:01 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to make contact with the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to Lake Holbrook boat ramp, at approximately 7:51 p.m., in reference to a noise complaint. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 4460 near Winnsboro; at approximately 10:27 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 37 near Mineola, at approximately 10:44 p.m., in reference to a welfare check. David Jenkins, 49, of Mineola, was arrested for Assault Causes Bodily Injury.

At 11:51 p.m., cows were reported out on HWY 154 near Quitman.

September 14th

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on FM 49 near Mineola; at approximately 12:57 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 182 near Alba, at approximately 10:51 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 12:27 p.m., in reference to a scam on CR 2450 near Mineola. Deputies gave the reporting party advice and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3440 near Hawkins, at approximately 5:45 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole a firearm from the reporting party’s vehicle. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4560 near Winnsboro, at approximately 6:10 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Parties were separated for the night.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 2195 near Mineola, at approximately 6:28 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies checked the building and it was secure. 

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on CR 1610 near Alba; at approximately 7:48 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the vehicle.

September 15th

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on FM 14 near Hawkins; at approximately 12:07 a.m. Charles Thomas, 33, of Hawkins, was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated with Open Alcoholic Container.

At 10:05 a.m., cows were reported out on CR 1246 near Quitman.

At 1:07 p.m., horses were reported out on FM 1801 near Mineola.

Deputies were dispatched to HWY 154 near Quitman, at approximately 1:36 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, damaged the reporting party’s vehicle. 

Deputies were dispatched to Starleaf near Hawkins, at approximately 3:43 p.m., in reference to an assault that occurred. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3270 near Mineola, at approximately 4:24 p.m., in reference to an inquest. A male, 83, was found deceased in his residence. The Justice of the Peace was notified and no autopsy was ordered.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 5569 near Alba, at approximately 5:14 p.m., in reference to theft. Actors, or actors unknown, stole money from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 3522 near Hawkins, at approximately 10:59 p.m., in reference to a dispute. Brian Roberts, 46, of Hawkins, was arrested for Assault Causes Bodily Injury of Family/Household Member with Previous Conviction.

September 16th

Deputies were dispatched to PR 8000 near Winnsboro, at approximately 9:41 a.m., in reference to a burglary. Actors, or actors unknown, stole several items from the reporting party’s shed. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on CR 2302 near Mineola; at approximately 11:59 a.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies responded to an intoxicated individual in the Wood County Justice Center; at approximately 12:32 p.m. Arne Oliver, 39, of Quitman, was arrested for Public Intoxication.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1560 near Alba, at approximately 12:54 p.m., in reference to an alarm. Deputies spoke with the homeowner and the building was secure.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 1804 near Mineola, at approximately 1:19 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any activity.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4730 near Winnsboro, at approximately 3:44 p.m., in reference to theft. A known actor stole the reporting party’s cell phone. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4560 near Winnsboro, at approximately 3:58 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the actors.

Deputies were dispatched to Lake Holbrook point, at approximately 5:41 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 were dispatched to CR 1616 near Alba, at approximately 6:04 p.m., in reference to a disturbance where an assault occurred. This case has been forwarded to investigators.

At 7:05 p.m., cows were reported out on FM 515 near Winnsboro.

Deputies were dispatched to PR 5834 near Yantis, at approximately 8:13 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 CR 3486 near Hawkins, at approximately 10:10 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspicious activity.

Deputies were dispatched to Hopkins St. in Alba, at approximately 10:52 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspicious activity.

Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on Lake Holbrook point; at approximately 11:34 p.m. Deputies located the vehicle and everything was OK.

September 17th

Deputies were dispatched to PR 8461 near Winnsboro, at approximately 10:41 a.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies issued a Criminal Trespass Warning and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 1850 near Yantis, at approximately 4:09 p.m., in reference to a disturbance. Deputies located the individual and cleared the incident.

Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 5:34 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances on CR 4740 near Winnsboro. Deputies advised the individual that extra patrol would be provided and cleared the incident.

Deputies were dispatched to FM 1483 near Yantis, at approximately 5:57 p.m., in reference to suspicious circumstances. Tammy Taylor, 48, of Mt. Vernon, was arrested for Public Intoxication.

Deputies responded to a suspicious person on FM 1254 near Mineola; at approximately 6:27 p.m. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual.

Deputies were dispatched to CR 4330 near Winnsboro, at approximately 10:35 p.m., in reference to criminal trespass. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the actors.

Between the dates of September 11 and September 17, Wood County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to multiple agency assists that included the following: Emergency Medical Services and Mineola Police Department.

Total Jail Count – 134 inmates – 116 males and 18 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.