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Sheriff’s Office recovers $10k in allegedly stolen property

Sheriff’s Office recovers $10k in allegedly stolen property
  • PublishedDecember 16, 2021

HCSO’s Det. Michael Russell and Deputy Alvin Jordan sort through stolen property/ Courtesy

The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office has recovered $10,000 in property allegedly stolen during Thanksgiving, according to a report. 

On December 9 at 3:47 p.m. at Highway 11 and Farm Road 1567, HCSO arrested Brian Allan Hays, 49, homeless, on charges of parole. On Dec. 15, HCSO announced on social media they intended to add two charges of burglary of a habitation. 

HCSO stated they suspect Hays is responsible for the Thanksgiving weekend theft of approximately $10,000 of property from the Weaver area. 

HCSO recovered the items in Wills Point, HCSO stated. 

Hays remains in county jail on $100,000 bond, according to records. 


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Taylor Nye

Taylor Nye is the editor of Front Porch News. She has degrees from the University of Wisconsin in human biology, Latin American studies, and public health. She has previously worked at the Wisconsin State Journal, Tucson Weekly and Sulphur Springs News-Telegram. As a sixth generation Hopkins County resident, she loves celebrating our heritage and history.