Randy Meeks

Hunt County
8:03 am
Fri August 22, 2014

County Sheriff’s Office joins regional task force

Hunt County Sheriff Randy Meeks
Credit Courtesy Photo

Local law enforcement officers will be joining their counterparts from across North Texas in a task force designed to address crimes which stretch across the area.

Hunt County Sheriff Randy Meeks said Thursday that his office joined the newly formed Joint Intelligence and Operational Interagency Task Force, following a ceremony at the Homeland Security North Central Texas Fusion Center in McKinney.


Meeks said the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office will join forces with at least 16 other law enforcement agencies.

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1:36 pm
Wed May 21, 2014

Investigation into shooting death continues

Carl Allen Welch of Quinlan was taken into custody following a late Friday night shooting. As of 11 a.m. Saturday, he was being held in custody in the Hunt County Jail on a theft charge from Rains County.
Credit Greenville Herald-Banner

The suspect charged with murder in connection with a late Friday night shooting death in south Hunt County has been released on bond.

Hunt County Sheriff Randy Meeks said Monday the investigation is continuing into the death of Terry R. Cale, 54, of Wills Point.

Carl Allen Welch was taken into custody following Cale’s death, was charged with one count of murder and was released on $75,000 bond.

Cale was reported to have been shot multiple times outside of a residence on Archer Lane at approximately 11 p.m. Friday.

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Hunt County
2:30 pm
Wed December 26, 2012

Hunt County Officials to be Sworn-in to Start the New Year

Katherine Gallo resolvingdiscoverydisputes.com

With the start of the new year also comes the start of new terms for several Hunt County officials. A swearing-in ceremony is scheduled for 10 a.m. January 1 in the courtroom of 196th District Court Judge Steve Tittle, on the third floor of the Hunt County Courthouse.

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School Threats
9:28 am
Thu December 20, 2012

Ford High School Student Arrested for Alleged Threats Against School

Quinlan ISD

A Quinlan Ford High School student was arrested Tuesday for allegedly making threats against the school.

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Lakota Ranch
8:40 am
Mon October 22, 2012

Little Soldier: Nothing to Show we Misspent Anything


GREENVILLE - Hunt County authorities say there is no criminal investigation into donations made to the Lakota Ranch in the weeks following the death of Lightning Medicine Cloud.

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Drug Bust
2:08 pm
Fri September 7, 2012

Arrests in Cash Community Over Bath Salts, Meth

Three persons were taken into custody by the Hunt County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division working with the Terrell and Greenville Police Departments in the 5300 block of Highway 34 South around noon Thursday.

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Lightning Medicine Cloud
10:40 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Little Soldier Responds, Protestor Claims He's Lying

GREENVILLE - Lakota Ranch Owner Arby Little Soldier Wednesday contended Lightning Medicine Cloud and his mother were killed rather than died of natural causes, disputing remarks made a day earlier by Hunt County Sheriff Randy Meeks.

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Lightning Medicine Cloud
2:53 pm
Tue August 21, 2012

Sheriff Meeks: Lightning Medicine Cloud Case Closed

Sheriff Randy Meeks addresses media at a closed press conference Monday, August 21st.
Scott Harvey KETR

GREENVILLE - A more than three month investigation by the Hunt County Sheriff's Office into the death of a sacred white buffalo and his mother has concluded with no suspects, no charges, and no indication of murder.

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Police and Courts
6:38 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

Sheriff's Office nabs Three for Armed Robbery

HUNT COUNTY - Two Greenville men and a Rowlett woman, each wearing bandanas during recent burglaries, are charged with aggravated robbery after revealing their identities while unknowingly on camera.

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Police and Courts
1:29 pm
Thu August 2, 2012

Separate Officer Involved Shootings Within Minutes

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HUNT COUNTY - At least two suspects in separate incidents have been shot and transported to local hospitals after law enforcement with the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office and FBI conducted search warrants near the Quinlan area Thursday morning.

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Police and Courts
9:56 am
Thu August 2, 2012

Hunt County Cold Case Turns Two Years Old

Heather Leann Pope
Hunt County Crime Stoppers

HUNT COUNTY - Sheriff Randy Meeks says there’s been no progress in the murder case of Heather Leann Pope.

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Missing Person
2:54 pm
Mon July 23, 2012

1 Year Later, Hallman's Disappearance Still in Question

Matthew "Matt" Hallman

GREENVILLE - His last form of communication with anyone came in a text message to his wife on July 23, 2011. 12 months later, the mystery surrounding a missing Greenville business executive continues.

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Lakota Ranch
8:19 am
Mon July 23, 2012

Little Soldier to Sheriff's Office: Step up Your Game

Arby Little Soldier addresses the crowd at the naming ceremony for Lightning Medicine Cloud in 2011

GREENVILLE - Elders of the Lakota Sioux say they’re frustrated over a lack of progress in the investigation into the death of a sacred white buffalo.

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Lakota Ranch
9:57 am
Thu July 19, 2012

Grand Jury Could Soon Review Evidence in Buffalo Murders

GREENVILLE - More than two months after a rare wife buffalo calf and his mother were killed in Hunt County, authorities say they have composed data that could bring charges against those responsible.

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Lakota Ranch
9:51 am
Tue July 3, 2012

Subpoenas issued in case of slain buffaloes

Arby Little Soldier, owner of the Lakota Ranch, addresses reporters during a May 4 press conference

GREENVILLE - Investigators may be closer to naming a suspect or suspects in the killings of Lightning Medicine Cloud and his mother.

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