Hood County News
A Hood County sexual assault defendant who was a no-show for court in 2011 is still on the loose, according to Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Johnny Rose.
But that’s not Thomas Edward Demopoulos’ only trouble.
Demopoulos, 48, was indicted six months later for embezzling over $86,000 from his parents, according to the U.S.…
A Tolar man was arrested last Saturday and charged with third-degree felony theft of livestock in Hood County, Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Special Ranger Joe Roberts said.
William Lloyd Dulaney, 48, was indicted on Wednesday by the Coleman County grand jury, Roberts said.
Dulaney had leased 13 head of roping steers from the victim in April 2010, and Dulaney continuously promised to pay the victim for the steers, Roberts said.…
A Hood County jury convicted a 35-year-old Stephenville man of delivery of methamphetamine and sentenced him to prison for 40 years, according to District Attorney Rob Christian.
Last October a Hood County Sheriff’s Office undercover investigator arranged for the purchase of methamphetamine from Morris Landon Johnson.
According to Christian, Johnson was a methamphetamine dealer known to sell drugs in Hood County, and Johnson met the undercover investigator and delivered the drugs to him.…
It is a pleasure to be writing about what a great town we are blessed to be a part of. It’s exciting for me to speak about Granbury’s electrifying strength and promising future.
On Sept. 30, the city will end a successful fiscal year. With careful and conservative fiscal management by all city departments and boards, we will end the year with a healthy balanced budget that allows us to begin our new year on financially stable ground.…
Seven felony arrests were made between Sept. 18 and Sept. 24.
Suspects were arrested here. However, their alleged crimes may have occurred outside Hood County, local authorities said.
They have not been convicted of the charges listed.
Those arrested are:
A 39-year-old man was arrested by Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies after allegedly forcing his way into a home in the 4500 block of Carter Court.
Brain Thomas House, of the 4500 block of Carter Court, was arrested on Sunday around 4 a.m., according to Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Johnny Rose.…
Hood County Crime Stoppers is looking for information on a burglary.
The break-in happened sometime between March and April 25 in the 4200 block of Terri Lee Lane in Oak Trail Shores.
A shed was broken in, and stolen items include a Black and Decker drill, Craftsman socket set, hammers, four-way lug wrench, crow bars and men’s belts.…
Jessie Frank Diaz, 27, of Lake View Drive in Granbury, was pulled over by Department of Public Safety troopers at Highway 4 and Loop 567 Wednesday around midnight.
He was arrested for an outstanding warrant from the Hood County Sheriff’s Office, according to Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Johnny Rose.
The charge, felony criminal mischief, stems from Diaz trying to steal an outside air conditioning unit from a church at the 2800 block of Lipan Highway on July 28, Rose said.…
Sheriff Roger Deeds communicates via radio at the scene of a standoff Tuesday evening near Lake Granbury Medical Center. The Region IV Special Operations Group – a SWAT team involving law enforcement from Hood, Somervell and Erath counties – provided assistance to the Granbury Police Department. Deeds is pictured near Somervell County’s Bearcat – an armored personnel carrier.…