Sulfur Bluff man charged with firing gun at firefighters and damaging school bulletin board

A 38-year-old Sulfur Bluff man is charged with discharging a firearm at firefighters and damaging a school dashboard, according to arrest reports.

Khary Rashann Hadnot

Deputies and investigators from the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office arrived at the man’s FM 71 residence on Wednesday afternoon, January 26, 2022, to serve warrants issued as a result of the investigation into the incident. , which allegedly took place around 4:20 p.m. on January 17.

The man allegedly discharged his firearms in the area near his residence, located within 300 feet of Sulfur Bluff ISD. During their investigation, deputies determined that rounds from his firearms traveled to where first responders were putting out a fire, hitting tree branches above them. Bullets passed through the objects he was shooting at and struck school property, east of his property. The baseball school’s scoreboard was damaged, according to deputies in arrest reports.

The 38-year-old resident, identified as Khary Rashann Hadnot, was taken into custody at 12:59 p.m. and transported to the county jail by Deputy Aaron Chaney. Investigators and other deputies remained at the scene to execute a search warrant issued for his residence to “process the scene,” Chaney wrote in the arrest reports.

Hadnot was incarcerated in the Hopkins County Jail at 3:19 p.m. on January 26, 2022, on warrants for fatal conduct and criminal mischief resulting in damages worth $2,500-30,000 in connection with the incident on the 17 January. He was released from jail on Thursday, on $10,000 bond for fatal conduct and $5,000 bond for criminal mischief, according to reports from Hopkins County Jail.

The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office is located at 298 Rosemont St., Sulfur Springs, TX 75482. Non-emergency calls can be made at (903) 438-4040.


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