Lance Scott, Hockley County constable for Precinct 5, was arrested Saturday night in Levelland.
According to police, Levelland officers were dispatched to Scott’s home Saturday evening in reference to a domestic dispute. Jail records show Scott was arrested for assault, family violence; resisting arrest and public intoxication. He is being held at the Hockley County Jail on bonds totaling $4,500.
In November, Scott was arrested by DPS near the Hockley and Lubbock County line for driving while intoxicated with an open container. As of Friday, the county attorney had not formally filed charges for the DWI offense.
Hockley County voters elected Scott as constable in 2012. His term ends in 2020.