POSTED: Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 11:50am
UPDATED: Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 3:08pm
Franklin County, Texas (KETK) — A Gregg County constable is behind bars following a Wednesday night arrest north of Winnsboro.
Gregg County Precinct 3 Constable Michael John Baggett was arrested around 7:30 p.m., near Texas 37 and Farm to Market Road 3357 for driving while intoxicated with an open container, according to Franklin County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Chris Mars.
Baggett's arraignment was Thursday morning and it was decided he would be held in the Franklin County Jail on $2,500 bond.