Subject: Sheriff Stephens makes arrest
On Friday, 03-10-2017, at approximately 8:33 a.m., a motorist passed Sheriff
Stephens on the right shoulder of the Freeway at a high rate of speed, causing
a significant hazard to other motorists.
activated her emergency lights and siren and pulled the motorist over on IH10
near the 845 mile marker. The motorist was
later identified as 35 year old Brandon Square of Humble, Texas.
As Sheriff Stephens
approached the vehicle, she could smell a strong odor of marijuana coming from
the interior. After running Squares name
and DOB through the database, she discovered that he had a lengthy record for
offenses including Burglary and Narcotics as well as a suspended driver
Square was placed
under arrest and admitted to Sheriff Stephens and other Deputies that he had a
handgun in the car. Deputy Hazelton
discovered a .45 caliber handgun with 2 loaded magazines as well as a small
amount of Marijuana residue in the car.
Square was booked
into the Jefferson County Jail on a charge of Felon in Possession of a
continues her commitment to keep Jefferson County safe. One County – One Community.