November 26, 2014

On Wednesday November 26, at approximately 1:15 am, Deputy Ralph Burdick and Deputy Brandon Mason made a traffic stop in the 2700 block of Southridge.  The 20-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and Tampering/Fabricating Physical Evidence with Intent to Impair.

On Wednesday November 26, at approximately 2:00 am, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin and Sergeant Eric Wisch made a traffic stop at the intersection of Windthorst Road and U.S. 287.  The vehicle then took off at a high rate of speed.  The vehicle was stopped on F.M. 890 near Hwy. 240.  The 25-year old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Evading Arrest or Detention with a Motor Vehicle.

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers.  If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer:  Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day.  This information is just a sampling.  Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds.  Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged.  All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

November 25, 2014

On Sunday November 23, at approximately 11:38 pm, Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop in the 1300 block of North Scott.  The 41-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated-Enhanced and Resisting Arrest, Search or Transportation.

On Monday November 24, at approximately 8:14 pm, Deputy Kristian Valdez responded to intersection of Hwy. 25 North and U.S. 287 Access in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered an oil lease and stole a set of tubing slips valued at $5,290.00 and a rod hook valued at $1,535.00.

On Monday November 24, at approximately 4:01 pm, Corporal Carl Magee and Deputy Jeff Penney responded to Hy Bridges in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that two dogs had gotten into a fight.  The owners of the animals were contacted and advised of the situation.

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers.  If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer:  Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day.  This information is just a sampling.  Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds.  Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged.  All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

November 24, 2014

On Friday November 21, at approximately 11:55 am, Deputy Kristian Valdez made a traffic stop in the 400 block of Madison.  The 30-year-old female driver and a 27-year-old female passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged four outstanding warrants for Occupant over 15 unsecured by seat belt, Speeding 32/20 in a School Zone, Expired Inspection and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.  The passenger was charged with three outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Fail to Stop at Designated Point, Capias Pro Fine-No Drivers License in Possession and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

On Friday November 21, at approximately 5:00 pm, Deputy John Warner responded to 900 7th Street in reference to a forgery.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject made a payment using a counterfeit $100.00 bill.

On Saturday November 22, at approximately 7:10 am, Deputy Kristian Valdez took a Theft Report.  The Reporting Person reported that he was scammed in the amount of $700.00 on two separate internet scams.

On Saturday November 22, at approximately 8:54 pm, Deputy Justin Mitchell made a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Central Frwy.  The 19-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with three outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Driving While License Invalid, Capias Pro Fine-Expired Insurance and Capias Pro Fine-Speeding 87/75.

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers.  If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer:  Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day.  This information is just a sampling.  Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds.  Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged.  All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

November 21, 2014

On Wednesday November 19, at approximately 3:28 am, Deputy Ralph Burdick and Deputy Brandon Mason responded to Rogers Road in reference to a Disturbance.  During the investigation, a 35-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault Causing Bodily Injury and Criminal Mischief over $1,500.00.

On Thursday November 20, at approximately 5:10 pm, Deputy John Warner and Deputy Brian Koschak responded to Middle Lake in reference to a deceased person.  Upon arrival, a 42-year-old female was found deceased in a vehicle from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

On Thursday November 20, at approximately 3:30 pm, Deputy John Warner and Deputy Brian Koschak stopped an individual in the 2700 block of Ave N.  The 18-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Bond Forfeiture-Theft of Property under $50.00 with Previous Conviction and Surety off Bond-Theft Under $50.00 Enhanced.

On Friday November 21, at approximately 12:57 am, Deputy Ralph Burdick and Deputy Brandon Mason made a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Central Frwy.  The 34-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Capias Pro Fine-Resisting Arrest, Search or Transportation.

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers.  If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer:  Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day.  This information is just a sampling.  Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds.  Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged.  All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

November 19, 2014

On Tuesday November 18, at approximately 3:15 am, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin and Deputy Gabriel Villarreal responded to the 1900 block of FM 368 North in reference to a structure fire.  The cause of the fire is under investigation.

On Tuesday November 18, at approximately 7:21pm, Deputy Jeff Penney responded to the 6500 block of Hwy. 258 in reference to a Fraud.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) attempted to remove funds from three of her bank accounts.

On Tuesday November 18, at approximately 12:30 pm, Deputy Lee Crossman responded to the 8000 block of Tica Road in reference to an Identity Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) filed a taxed return using her identification without her consent.

On Tuesday November 18, at approximately 7:38 pm, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 7400 block of Central Frwy. in reference to a Criminal Mischief.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) damaged two tires on his vehicle.

On Tuesday November 18, at approximately 4:19 pm, Deputy John Warner and Deputy Brian Koschak  made a traffic stop on U.S. 287 near the weigh station.  The 24-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with five outstanding warrants for two counts of No Current Vaccinations for Animal, two counts of Fail to Obtain Dog/Cat City License and Fail to Remove Weeds over nine inches.

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers.  If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer:  Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day.  This information is just a sampling.  Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds.  Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged.  All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

November 17, 2014

On Friday November 14, at approximately 9:14 am, the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Unit executed a search warrant in the 1600 block of Orchard for the District Attorney’s Narcotics Task Force.

On Friday November 14, at approximately 12:49 pm, Deputy Kristian Valdez and Deputy Kimberley Ames responded to the 3200 block of FM 368 South in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject renting the property had stolen a Samsung 48 Decibel Dishwasher valued at $699.00, a Samsung smooth surface stove valued at $999.00 and a Samsung Microwave valued at $349.00.

On Friday November 14, at approximately 3:15 pm, Deputy Chis Barnett responded to the 900 block of 7th Street in reference to a Harassment Report.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject has been harassing her.

On Friday November 14, at approximately 1:07 am, Deputy Todd Kinsey made a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Central Freeway.  The 48-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

On Friday November 14, at approximately 9:30 pm, Deputy Cole McGarry made a traffic stop in the 4200 block of Kemp Blvd.  The 46-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with three outstanding warrants for Expired Inspection Sticker, MVI Inspection Violation and Violate Promise to Appear.

On Friday November 14, at approximately 10:49 pm, Deputy John Warner made a traffic stop in the 100 block of Scott Street.  The 46-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated-3rd or more offense.

On Saturday November 15, at approximately 9:19 pm, Corporal Carl Magee responded to the 8600 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Stolen Vehicle.  Upon arrival, a stolen vehicle was found in the parking lot and was recovered.

On Saturday November 15, at approximately 1:40 am, Deputy Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 800 block of 8th Street.  The 34-year-old male driver and a 41-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged with Driving While Intoxicated-Enhanced.  The passenger was charged with Public Intoxication.

On Saturday November 15, at approximately 10:05 am, Deputy Lee Crossman responded to the 2400 block of River Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) stole a 1992 GMC Jimmy from his driveway.

On Saturday November 15, at approximately 10:30 pm, Deputy John Warner responded to the 2400 block of Arena Road in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) pried open the front door to the business and stole a key to a vehicle.  The vehicle was then stolen.  The vehicle was recovered by Deputies prior to this call.

On Saturday November 15, at approximately 5:32 am, Deputy David Stout responded to FM 369 North and Easter Road in reference to an unoccupied vehicle.  Upon arrival, a stolen vehicle was found in the ditch.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Saturday November 15, at approximately 12:04 am, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal made a traffic stop in the 2500 block of Iowa Park Road.  The 40-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Possession of Marijuana under two ounces, Expired Registration and Fail to Provide Financial Responsibility.

On Saturday November 15, at approximately 12:16 am, Sergeant Eric Wisch observed an abandoned vehicle parked in the roadway at the intersection of Beverly and Loop 11.  The vehicle was impounded after the owner could not be contacted.

On Sunday November 16, at approximately 2:38 am, Deputy Ralph Burdick and Deputy Brandon Mason made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Red Fox.  The 30-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and three outstanding warrants for two counts of No Drivers License in Possession and Disregard no Left Turn.

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers.  If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer:  Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day.  This information is just a sampling.  Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds.  Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged.  All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

November 12, 2014

On November 10, 2014, at approximately 1203am, Deputy David Stout conducted a traffic stop in the 500 Block of Kemp Boulevard.  The driver of the vehicle, a 28 year old male, was arrested for Driving While License Invalid and Failure to Identify.

Disclaimer:  Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day.  This information is just a sampling.  Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds.  Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged.  All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

November 10, 2014

On November 07, 2014, at approximately 3:39pm, Deputy Chris Barnett and Deputy Cole McGarry were dispatched to the 1200 block of FM 1177 in reference to a theft.  Miscellaneous items were found to be missing from the property by the owner.

On November 07, 2014, at approximately 1140pm, Deputy Jeff Penney conducted a traffic stop in the 1500 block of Old Iowa Park Road for illegal right turn.  The sole occupant, an 18 year old male, was placed under arrest for Illegal Right Turn and Imposition of Special Restrictions and Endorsements.

On November 08, 2014, at approximately 6:56pm, Deputy Greg Wilson conducted a traffic stop for speeding in the 4200 block of Northwest Freeway.  The sole occupant, a 24 year old female, was placed under arrest for Possession of Marijuana under 2 ounces and Possession of Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 2 more than 4 grams less than 400 grams.  The vehicle was impounded pending seizure proceedings.

On November 08, 2014 at approximately 1:54am, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal conducted a traffic stop for speeding in the 1300 block of Central Access Road.  The sole occupant, a 43 year old female, was arrested for Fail to ID and No Driver’s License in Possession.

On November 08, 2014 at approximately 2:18am, Deputy Ralph Burdick conducted a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Central Freeway for failing to stop at stop sign.  The driver, a 57 year old female, was placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated, and the two passengers were released.

On November 08, 2014, at approximately 10:10pm, Deputy Chris Barnett conducted a traffic stop in the 1200 Block of Bandera for failing to stop at a stop sign.  The passenger, a 28 year old female, was arrested for Possession of Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1 under 1 gram.  The driver was issued a warning for the traffic violation and released.

On November 08, 2014, at approximately 11:20pm, Deputy Jeff Penney conducted a traffic stop on US 287 at the Loop 11 exit.  The driver, a 28 year old female, was arrested for an outstanding Wichita County warrant for Driving While License Invalid.  The passenger was released.

On November 09, 2014, at approximately 12:09am, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal conducted a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Sheppard Access Road for inoperable headlamps and tail lamps.  The sole occupant, a 61 year old male, was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or More, Duty to Display Lights, and Fail to Yield Right of Way.

Disclaimer:  Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day.  This information is just a sampling.  Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds.  Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged.  All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

Jail Visitation Canceled

Visitation hours will be canceled today from 1p-3p, November 10, 2014, at the Wichita County Jail Annex facility. Visitation hours will be held at the Wichita County Jail Annex facility from 6pm-8pm tonight as normal.  Visitation hours will be conducted as normal at the Downtown Jail Facility.