Daily Crime Brief, December 19, 2015-December 29, 2015

On December 19, 2015, at approximately 10:13 a.m., Corporal Josh Brown conducted a traffic stop in the 1500 block of 8th Street.  A 20 year old male was arrested for Possession of Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1 Under 1 gram in a Drug Free Zone, Possession of a Dangerous Drug, and Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon, then transported to Wichita County Jail.

On December 19, 2015, at approximately 10:13 a.m., Corporal Ralph Burdick and Deputy JT Mitchell responded to the 400 block of Mesa in reference to a structure fire.  An unoccupied residence was found to be on fire.  Cameron Gardens and Wichita East Volunteer Fire Departments extinguished the fire and nobody was injured.

On December 19, 2015, at approximately 10:51 p.m., Sergeant Mark Whipple conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Brook Street and Kell Avenue.  A 31 year old male was placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated and transported to Wichita County Jail.

On December 19, 2015, at approximately 12:15 a.m., Deputy Chris Barnett conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Freeway and Old Iowa Park Road.  A 29 year old male was arrested for Possession of Marijuana Over 5 pounds but Under 50 pounds and transported to Wichita County Jail.  17.6 pounds of marijuana and $2000 dollars were seized at the scene.

On December 20, 2015, at approximately 9:25 a.m., Corporal Josh Brown conducted a traffic stop in the 2600 block of Kemp.  An 18 year old male was arrested for Possession of Dangerous Drug and transported to the Wichita County Jail.

On December 20, 2015, at approximately 10:54 a.m., Deputy Josh McGuinn and Deputy Patrick Bradford conducted a traffic stop in the 1300 block of Grace Street.  A 50 year old female was arrested for Fail to ID/Giving False Name and transported to the Wichita County Jail.

On December 20, 2015, at approximately 12:58 p.m., Deputy Lance Brumley responded to the 9400 block of Seymour Hwy in reference to a deceased person.  A 78 year old male was under Hospice care at the time of the death.

On December 21, 2015, at approximately 5:20 p.m., Sergeant Lee Crossman responded to the 4700 block of Business 287 in reference to an abandoned trailer on the property.  An owner for the trailer was unable to be located and it was impounded.

On December 21, 2015, at approximately 6:55 p.m., Deputy Brian Koschak and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 7400 block of Central Freeway in reference to a burglary of a vehicle. The reporting party stated approximately 120 gallons of diesel fuel had been stolen from his vehicle and another piece of equipment.

On December 21, 2015, at approximately 8:34 p.m., Deputy Brian Koschak and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 2100 block of Huntington in reference to a runaway child.  The juvenile female was located and placed under arrest for Assault Family Violence, and then transported to Juvenile Confinement.

On December 22, 2015, at approximately 5:40 p.m., members of the WCSO Special Response Team executed an arrest warrant in the 300 block of Buckner Street in Burkburnett.  A 49 year old male was arrested for Terroristic Threat and transported to Wichita County Jail.

On December 22, 2015, at approximately 8:43 p.m., Corporal Jeff Penney and Deputy Cole McGarry responded to the 6900 block of Seymour Hwy in reference to an assault.  A 33 year old male was arrested for Assault Family Violence and transported to the Wichita County Jail.

On December 23, 2015, at approximately 1:56 p.m., Deputy Justin Mitchell conducted a traffic stop on US 287 at Johnston Road.  A citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia was issued to a 61 year old male.

On December 23, 2015, at approximately 12:25 a.m., Deputy Paul Casillas and Sergeant Mark Whipple conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Avenue E and Taylor Street.  A 23 year old male was arrested for Possession of Marijuana Under 2 ounces, an outstanding Wichita County warrant for Possession of Dangerous Drug, and then was transported to Wichita County Jail.

On December 24, 2015, at approximately 9:56 a.m., Deputy Patrick Bradford and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 7800 block of Carraige Lane in reference to check welfare.  A  19 year old male was arrested for Possession of Marijuana Under 2 ounces and transported to Wichita County Jail.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, December 18, 2015

On Thursday December 17, at approximately 4:17 pm, Deputy Cole McGarry made a traffic stop in the 1400 block of S.H. 79 North.  The 25-year-old female driver was issued two citations for Driving While License Invalid and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

On Thursday December 17, at approximately 1:14 pm, Sergio Teruel, Deputy Patrick Bradford and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 1800 block of Texowa in reference to a Medical Call.  Upon arrival, a 51-year-old male was found to have fallen from a ladder.  He was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response Ambulance.

On Thursday December 17, at approximately 8:50 am, Deputy Patrick Bradford and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 18000 block of Lucy Road in reference to an Overdose.  Upon arrival, a 45-year-old female was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response Ambulance.  She was later transported to the North Texas State Hospital and was admitted under a Peace Officers Application for Emergency Detention.

On Friday December 18, at approximately 2:13 am, Deputy Chris Barnett made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Iowa Park Road.  The 24-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 2.

On Friday December 18, at approximately 12:16 am, Deputy Jeff Lee made a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Central Frwy.  The 18-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.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, December 17, 2015

On Wednesday December 16, at approximately 3:59 pm, Deputy Cole McGarry responded to the 1600 block of 11th Street in reference to an Assault that occurred in the 5100 block of Love Road.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he was assaulted by an unknown person.

On Wednesday December 16, at approximately 9:50 pm, Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop in the 4400 block of Northwest Frwy.  The 27-year-old male driver and a 24-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged with Unlawful Possession of a Weapon by a Felon, Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and an outstanding warrant for Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.  The passenger was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Thursday December 17, at approximately 2:06 am, Corporal Ralph Burdick and Deputy J.T. Mitchell made a traffic stop in the 1200 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 Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and three outstanding warrants for Speeding, Driving While License Invalid and Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, December 16, 2015

On Monday December 14, at approximately 9:30 am, Deputy Lance Brumley responded to the 5400 block of Hammon Road in reference to a Criminal Mischief.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) damage a gate on his property.

On Tuesday December 15, at approximately 3:08 pm, Lee Crossman responded to the 600 block of Bell Road in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she was assaulted by a family member prior to Deputies arrival.

On Wednesday December 16, at approximately 12:12 am, Deputy Paul Casillas made a traffic stop at the intersection of Ave H and Kemp.  The 34-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, December 14, 2015

On Friday December 11 at approximately 3:42 pm, Deputy Gerald Morgan responded to the 3800 block of Rifle Range Road in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that two dogs appeared on the property.  Animal Control was contacted and upon their arrival, the dogs were impounded.

On Friday December 11, at approximately 11:15 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to the 6100 block of FM 369 north in reference to an Unresponsive Person.  Upon arrival, a 44-year-old male was found deceased in the backyard of the residence.  The incident is under investigation.  No foul play is suspected at this time.

On Saturday December 12, at approximately 9:50 am, Corporal Josh Brown made a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Central Frwy.  The 24-year-old male driver and a 28-year-old female passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams.

On Saturday December 12, at approximately 11:42 pm, Deputy David Stout made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and 6th.  The 35-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for No Drivers License.

On Sunday December 13, at approximately 2:05 am, Deputy Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Huff Street.  The 56-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 Sunday December 13, at approximately 12:45 pm, Deputy Patrick Bradford and Deputy Joshua McGuinn responded to the 48 block of Nashua Drive in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) stole a Ruger 1911 45 caliber handgun from valued at $865.95.

On Sunday December 13, at approximately 12:09 am, Deputy Jeff Lee made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and 7th Street.  The 24-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 Sunday December 13, at approximately 1:33 am, Sergeant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and 15th Street.  The 45-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While License Invalid-Enhanced.

On Sunday December 13, at approximately 6:14 am, Deputy David Stout responded to U.S. 287 and County Line Road in reference to a Criminal Mischief.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the oil lease and turned off an alarm system.  The person(s) then turned off several valves to oil lines causing an overflow.

On Monday December 14, at approximately 1:16 am, Sergeant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kenley and Iowa Park Road.  The 23-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.

Daily Crime Brief, December 11, 2015

On Thursday December 10, at approximately 10:27 pm, Deputy Cole McGarry responded to the 5700 block of Fulfer in reference to a Robbery.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a 26-year-old male kicked open the front door to her residence and that a physical altercation began.  The Reporting Person stated that altercation continued into the front yard, at which time the male stole her cell phone and left the scene.

On Friday December 11, at approximately 2:01 am, Corporal Ralph Burdick and Deputy Greg Wilson stopped an individual in the 100 block of East Scott.  The 47-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Public Intoxication.
On Friday December 11, at approximately 12:26 am, Deputy Greg Wilson responded to the 4600 block of North Shore in reverence to a Harassment Report.  Upon arrival, a 30-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Capias Pro Fine-No Drivers License in Possession.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, December 10, 2015

On Wednesday December 9, at approximately 6:19 pm, Corporal Jeff Penney responded to the 5900 block of FM 1739 in reference to a possible theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he found three subjects on his hunting lease and it was believed that they were going to steal a deer feeder.

On Wednesday December 9, at approximately 5:35 pm, Deputy Roy Biter and Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 4300 block of Kemp Blvd. to assist Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Deputies with a traffic stop.  The 24-year-old male driver and a 30-year-old female were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged with Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle.  The passenger was charged with an outstanding warrant for Theft of a Firearm.  The vehicle was found to have been reported stolen.

On Wednesday December 9, at approximately 12:35 am, Deputy Patrick Bradford and Deputy Joshua McGuinn responded to 610 Holliday in reference to a Forgery.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) attempted to make a purchase using her credit card.

On Thursday December 10, at approximately 2:45 am, Lieutenant Carl Magee and Sergeant Mark Whipple responded to the 600 block of Coleman Park Road in reference to a Check Welfare.  Upon arrival, a 33-year-old female was found to have taken an overdose of prescription medication.  She was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response.  A Peace Officers Application for Emergency Detention was completed.

On Thursday December 10, at approximately 1:48 am, Deputy Brandon Mason made a traffic stop in the 1300 block of Kinley.  The 44-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While License Invalid.

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.

Another Large Narcotics bust for Interdiction Deputies

On Tuesday December 8, at approximately 1:45 pm, Deputy Justin Mitchell and Deputy Gabriel Villarreal made a traffic stop on two vehicles at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 1739. Deputy Villarreal’s Canine, Deputy Cane alerted on one of the vehicles. 74 pounds of marijuana with a street value of over $474,000.00 was seized. The 38-year-old male driver, Steven Lamar Eldridge, was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana over fifty pounds under two thousand pounds. This brings this year’s totals to 169 pounds of narcotics.

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Daily Crime Brief, December 9, 2015

On Tuesday December 8, at approximately 1:45 pm, Deputy Justin Mitchell and Deputy Gabriel Villarreal made a traffic stop on two vehicles at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 1739.  Deputy Villarreal’s Canine, Deputy Cane alerted on one of the vehicles.  74 pounds of marijuana and $474,000.00 in currency was seized.  The 38-year-old male driver, Steven Lamar Eldridge, was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana over fifty pounds under two thousand pounds.

On Tuesday December 8, at approximately 8:00 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel checked on an unoccupied vehicle that was parked on S.H. 258 just east of Blaker Road.  The vehicle was found to have been stolen.  The vehicle was released to the owner upon her arrival.

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.