Wednesday Pursuit in Hopkins County Leads to Two Arrests
A vehicle pursuit in St. Charles Wednesday afternoon has led to two arrests. According to the Hopkins County Sheriff’s office, a deputy attempted to stop a vehicle on Princeton Street. That led to a short pursuit that ended at 90 Teague Bean Street where 22 year old William Hawkins of Mortons Gap was arrested. He was lodged in the Hopkins County Jail on a number of charges related to the chase, as well as a bench warrant for failure to appear. Also located in the residence was 31 year old Joseph Franklin. He was wanted as a fugitive by the U S Marshals Service. He was arrested and also lodged in the Hopkins County Jail.