Roughly 2.25 kilos of THS edibles and over 9 grams of psilocybin mushrooms have been discovered throughout the search of a Sulphur Springs residence late Wednesday night time, in keeping with sheriff’s studies.
On June 30, 2021, Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office deputies obtained a search warrant for a Wildcat Manner residence. Whereas executing the warrant beginning round 9:30 p.m., deputies situated a number of packages of edible THC and suspected psilocybin mushrooms within the residence, Deputy J. Davis and Sgt. Tanner Steward alleged in arrest studies.
Duke Ellis Jones was taken into custody at 12:18 a.m. July 1, 2021, on the residence and seized the suspected contraband. The edibles weighted 1,024 grams (2.257 kilos) and the mushrooms weighed 9.31 grams. Consequently, the 56-year-old Sulphur Springs man was booked into Hopkins County jail at 2:11 a.m. for possession of greater than 400 grams of a Penalty Group 2 managed substance for the THC edibles and for possession of 4 grams or extra however lower than 400 grams of mushrooms, additionally a Penalty Group 2 managed substance, Davis and Steward alleged in arrest studies.
Jones was launched from Hopkins County jail later Thursday, July 1, 2021, on a $30,000 bond on the first-degree felony THC cost and a $20,000 bond on the second-degree felony mushroom cost, in keeping with jail studies.
The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office is situated at 298 Rosemont St., Sulphur Springs, TX 75482. Non-emergency calls could be made to (903) 438-4040.