Auto Theft Investigator Kenneth Peters came across this vehicle, which is stolen in the Hunt County Area. While waiting for backup, The Hunt County Officer made it to the Hopkins County line where a pursuit started. Hopkins, Hunt & DPS Officer pursued vehicle before it wrecked out in front of the Sulphur Springs Burger King by Hopkins County Officers
On August 15, 2019 at approximately 10:15 A.M., a Cumby Police Officer was physically assaulted and the suspect fled in a vehicle westbound I-30.
The suspect in an attempt to elude police wrecked his vehicle in the area of I-30 and Erby Campbell Blvd. The suspect fled on foot to Walmart. Information obtained from the Cumby officer indicated that the suspect was armed with a pistol.
Royse City, Rockwall County Sheriff Deputies, along with DPS Troopers set up a perimeter. Walmart employees and citizens were evacuated from the store. A search of the facility along with the assistance of a Police K-9 found the suspect hiding inside.
The suspect was taken into custody and no citizens or law enforcement were injured. Thank you everyone for your cooperation during this chaotic situation. The public’s safety is always paramount.
Craig Nichols has been arrested in Hopkins County for the warrants out of Hunt County, Larceny/Theft Over 30k Under 150k. Nichols was taken into custody less than 12 hours of posting his wanted picture on social media.
Todd Aaron Jones is still wanted on charges of Larceny/Over 30k Under 150k
If you know the whereabouts of Todd Aaron Jones contact the Hunt County Sheriffs Office @ (903)-453-6800