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Parker County Sheriff June 20, 2011 Press Release

June 23, 2011 by Anonymous

JUNE 20, 2011.

Larry Fowler
Parker County Sheriff


Man Arrested after Leading Sheriff’s Deputies in Pursuit

A Weatherford man was arrested in Wise County after fleeing from Sheriff’s deputies over the weekend.

Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler said an anonymous citizen informed the sheriff’s office of two suspects in the Springtown area who were attempting to sell a van which was believed to have been reported stolen.

Deputies responded to the area around 1:30 p.m., Saturday, June 18, 2011, and observed a van matching the description with no front license plate, turn east onto Poolville Cut-Off Road and then quickly turn north onto Big Salty Lane.

Sheriff’s deputies reported the van disregarded their lights and sirens in an attempt to perform an investigative traffic stop, and reached speeds in excess of 80 mile-per-hour in attempts to evade deputies.

Deputies followed in pursuit of the vehicle to the 400 block of Private Road 3630, where the suspects pulled behind the residence and exited the vehicle. The passenger surrendered and was detained, while the driver fled on foot southbound over a fence and into a wooded area.

Deputies apprehended and detained the passenger. Dispatchers confirmed the vehicle was reported stolen out of Lake Worth. The vehicle was towed and a hold was placed on it as requested by Lake Worth Police Department.

The driver, identified as Timothy Ross Herring, 21, of Weatherford, was later apprehended in Wise County and arrested for numerous charges including burglary of a habitation, theft of a tractor and possession of a controlled substance. Wise County authorities confirmed an additional charge is pending against Herring for burglary of a habitation. Parker County Sheriff’s deputies will seek warrants for Herring for evading arrest detention and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and prohibited weapon against the passenger.

Sports Calendar

Wednesday, March 4

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity Orange at Glen Rose Invitational at Squaw Valley Golf Course Links Course.

Thursday, March 5

  • Aledo Ladycats JV at Brewer Tournament, Time TBA

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at A&M Consolidated Tournament, College Station, Time TBA

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Southwest and Arlington Heights Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats JV at Granbury Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Weatherford Tournament, Times TBA.

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Boswell
    Aledo Middle School at Stephenville

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Brock at Brock High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, March 6

  • Aledo Varsity at Chisholm Trail Tournament, all day

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at Bearcat Brawl at Split Rail Links and Golf Club.

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Burleson at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *Senior Night & District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, March 9

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, March 12

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Abilene Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats JV at Boswell Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Richland Tournament, Times TBA.

Monday, March 16

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Orange at Brock High School Tournament at Canyon West Golf Course.

  • Aledo Bearcats JV vs. Joshua at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Joshua, 6:00 pm. *District Game.

Tuesday, March 17

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats JV at Lake Ridge JV Tournament at Mansfield National Golf Course.

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