Cuney Police Chief Gregory Sinkfield was booked into the Gregg County Jail on Monday on two 188th District Court felony warrants for tampering with government record to defraud/harm, jail records show. He was released later that day.
Jail records show Sinkfield, 47, who listed his address as Mesquite, was released without bond with the disposition going to the Criminal Justice Information Services, a division of the FBI.
Cuney, population of 140 in 2010, is in northwest Cherokee County, about 65 miles southwest of Longview.
Sinkfield was arrested by Gregg County sheriff’s deputies at 9:24 a.m. Monday at the courthouse, according to jail records.