Daily Crime Brief, March 31, 2016

On Wednesday March 30, at approximately 12:20 pm, Deputy Justin Mitchell made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Burnett Ranch Road.  The 23-year-old male driver and a 22-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of Marijuana over two ounces under four ounces, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams and Money Laundering.  2.67 ounces of Marijuana, 325.6 grams of Hash and $16,173.00 in currency was seized.

On Wednesday March 30, at approximately 11:15 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King Blvd. and Jefferson.  The 31-year-old male driver, Jerome Aki Jones, white male, 5’10” tall, 185 pounds, brown hair, hazel eyes, fled the scene headed east on Jefferson.  The vehicle was later located in the 600 block of Dee Street.  Jones has outstanding warrants for;  Order Revoking Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 in a Drug Free Zone, four counts of Order Revoking Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 in a Drug Free Zone, two counts of Bond Forfeiture-Possession of Dangerous Drugs, Theft over $100.00 under $750.00 and PR Bond Cancelled-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1.  If you have any information about the location of Jerome Aki Jones, contact the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office 24 hours a day at 940-766-8276.

On Wednesday March 30, at approximately 8:35 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop in the 2400 block of Kemp.  The 23-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.

On Wednesday March 30, at approximately 12:20 pm, Deputy Justin Mitchell made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Burnett Ranch Road.  The 23-year-old male driver and a 22-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of Marijuana over two ounces under four ounces, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams and Money Laundering.  2.67 ounces of Marijuana, 325.6 grams of Hash and $16,173.00 in currency was seized.

On Wednesday March 30, at approximately 11:15 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King Blvd. and Jefferson.  The 31-year-old male driver, Jerome Aki Jones, white male, 5’10” tall, 185 pounds, brown hair, hazel eyes, fled the scene headed east on Jefferson.  The vehicle was later located in the 600 block of Dee Street.  Jones has outstanding warrants for;  Order Revoking Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 in a Drug Free Zone, four counts of Order Revoking Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 in a Drug Free Zone, two counts of Bond Forfeiture-Possession of Dangerous Drugs, Theft over $100.00 under $750.00 and PR Bond Cancelled-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1.  If you have any information about the location of Jerome Aki Jones, contact the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office 24 hours a day at 940-766-8276.

On Wednesday March 30, at approximately 8:35 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop in the 2400 block of Kemp.  The 23-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.

WCSO Deputies Searching for Felony Suspect

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On March 30, 2016 at approximately 11:15 am, Jerome Aki Jones fled from Wichita County deputies in a vehicle in the area of Martin Luther King Avenue and Jefferson Street. Jones is wanted for Evading Arrest or Detention in a Motor Vehicle along with five outstanding Wichita County Felony warrants for Order Revoking Bond for Possession of Controlled Substance Penalty Group 1 in a Drug Free Zone, 3 outstanding Wichita County Felony warrants for Order Revoking Bond for Possession of Dangerous Drug, a Wichita County warrant for Theft Over $100 under $750, and a PR Bond Cancellation warrant for Possession of Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1. The warrants total $83,000 in bonds.
 
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Jones, please call the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office at 940-766-8276.

Daily Crime Brief, March 30, 2016

On Monday March 28, at approximately 9:35 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Monroe.  The 32-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 Assault.

On Wednesday March 30, at approximately 1:10 am, Corporal Jeff Penney made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kell and Fairway.  The 28-year-old male driver and a 25-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.  The passenger was charged with two outstanding warrants for Bond Revocation-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 and Bond Forfeiture-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1.

On Wednesday March 30, at approximately 2:58 am, Deputy Jeff Lee responded to the 700 block of Midway Church Road in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) force open a door to the residence and entered.  Once inside $1,850.00 in U.S. coins, 30 VCR tapes valued at $30.00, a Remington 12 gauge shotgun valued at $300.00 and a safe valued at $270.00 was stolen.

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, March 28, 2016

On Friday March 25, at approximately 10:08 am, Lieutenant Carl Magee, Deputy Lance Brumley, Deputy Kristian Valdez and Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 1700 block of Seymour Hwy. to serve an arrest warrant.  Upon arrival, a 26-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram, and four outstanding warrants for two counts of Violation of Probation-Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle and two counts of Public Intoxication.

On Friday March 25, at approximately 7:05 pm, Deputy Christopher Salas responded to the 2200 block of Schmoker Road in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) broke into several storage buildings on the property and stole two Wildgame Innovations cameras valued at $140.00, a Ret 7 knife valued at $100.00, one Back River Knife valued at $90.00, two Coleman propane heaters valued at $100.00, one T burner valued at $30.00, miscellaneous game calls valued at $500.00, miscellaneous tools, binoculars and hunting gear.

On Friday March 25, at approximately 2:45 pm, Corporal Ralph Burdick responded to the 8000 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a structure fire.  Upon arrival, a pile of brush was found to be on fire.

On Saturday March 26, at approximately 10:36 pm, Deputy Christopher Salas made a traffic stop at the intersection of Ridgeway and Maurine.  The 53-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 and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram in a Drug Free Zone.

On Saturday March 26, at approximately 10:00 am, Deputy Brian Koschak made a traffic stop in the 100 block of Flood Street.  The 25-year-old male driver was issued citations for No Drivers License and Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Saturday March 26, at approximately 11:19 am, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal and Deputy Justin Mitchell made two separate traffic stops on two vehicles, a U-Haul truck at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Burnett Ranch Road and a Toyota on U.S. 287 near the weigh Station.  $11,542.00 in currency was seized from the Toyota.  Fifty two pounds of Hydroponic Marijuana valued at $332,800.00 and several items related to manufacturing hash was seized from the U-Haul truck.  The 46-year-old male driver of the U-Haul was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana over fifty pounds under to thousand pounds and Money Laundering.

On Saturday March 26, at approximately 8:03 am, Deputy Paul Casillas and Deputy Lance Brumley responded to the 1900 block of Bailey Road in reference to a Disturbance that had occurred on March 25.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that there was a verbal disturbance over a child custody issue.

On Saturday March 26, at approximately 8:27 pm, Deputy Christopher Salas made a traffic stop at the intersection of South Rosewood and East Scott.  The 22-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 Speeding in a school zone-33/20, No Drivers License in Possession and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

On Sunday March 27, at approximately 1:10 am, Sergeant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop at the intersection of Bluff and 8th Street.  The 37-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated-Enhanced.

On Sunday March 27, at approximately 10:26 pm, Deputy Christopher Salas made a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Brook.  The 39-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.

WCSO Interdiction Deputies Make Large Drug Bust

 

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On Saturday March 26 at approximately 11:19 am, Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputies observed a U-Haul truck occupied by one male closely following a Toyota passenger car bearing Oregon registration on U.S. 287.  The Toyota was occupied by one male.  The U-Haul Truck was stopped on U.S. 287 at Burnett Ranch Road.  The Toyota was stopped just ahead near the Weigh Station on U.S. 287.

While interviewing the drivers, both had conflicting stories.  A search of the Toyota revealed $11,542.00 in U.S. Currency.  The Driver of the Toyota advised the currency belonged to the driver of the U-Haul truck.

A Wichita County K-9 was deployed and alerted on the U-Haul truck.  A hash lab was located inside the truck.  Upon cutting the lock to the back of the U-Haul truck, fifty two pounds of Hydroponic Marijuana valued at $332,800.00 was located inside boxes in the truck along with several other items related to the manufacturing of hash.

The key to the U-Haul was later located inside the Toyota.

The driver of the U-Haul, Richard Joseph Nuckols, white male, 10-9-69 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 and Money Laundering.

Daily Crime Brief, March 23, 2016

On Tuesday March 22, at approximately 2:52 am, Sergeant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop at the intersection of Lindale and Pendleton.  The 23-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 Driving While Intoxicated-Enhanced and Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.  The passenger was charged with an outstanding warrant for no drivers license in possession.

On Tuesday March 22, at approximately 9:03 am, Deputy Lance Brumley responded to the 3300 block of Bonher Road in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the residence and stole a Smith and Wesson 40 caliber handgun, a Kimber 380 caliber handgun, a Glock model 27 40 caliber handgun and a Smith and Wesson 40 caliber handgun with a 3 ½ inch barrel.

On Tuesday March 22, at approximately 10:55 pm, Deputy Roy Biter and Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop at the intersection of Holliday and Jacksboro Hwy.  A 31-year-old female passenger was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Dangerous Drug and 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, March 21, 2016

On Friday March 18, at approximately 6:16 pm, Deputy David Stout responded to the intersection of U.S. 287 and S.H. 25 in reference to a Violation of a Protective Order.

On Saturday March 19, at approximately 3:00 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel, Deputy Amanda Price and Deputy Kristian Valdez responded to the 1900 block of 8th Street to serve an arrest warrant.  Upon arrival, a 24-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram and an outstanding warrant for Surety off Bond-Possession of Dangerous Drugs.

On Sunday March 20, at approximately 1:52 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the area of U.S. 287 and Rifle Range Road to check welfare on a subject.  The 24-year-old male was located on U.S. 287 south of Bell Road.  He was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center where he was charged with Public Intoxication.

On Sunday March 20, at approximately 1:57 am, Deputy Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 300 block of Scott.  The 21-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Driving While License Invalid and Violate Promise to Appear.

On Sunday March 20, at approximately 5:29 pm, Deputy Roy Biter and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 5600 block of Old Electra Road in reference to a Suicidal Subject.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a female subject had taken several prescription medications.  The subject was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response Ambulance and was admitted.

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, March 18, 2016

On Thursday March 17, at approximately 9:15 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin made a traffic stop in the 5200 block of East Woodhaven.  The 18-year-old male driver, a 17-year-old female passenger and a 14-year-old female passenger were issued citations for Possession of Alcohol by Minor.

On Friday March 18, at approximately 1:30 am, Lieutenant William Rutledge and Deputy Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 1300 block of Monroe.  The 19-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, March 17, 2016

On Wednesday March 16, at approximately 9:54 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin, Sergeant Lee Crossman and Deputy Roy Biter responded to F.M. 171 in reference to a Check Welfare.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that there had been a disturbance at the location prior to Deputies arrival.

On Wednesday March 16, at approximately 9:17 pm, Deputy Cole McGarry made a traffic stop at the intersection of S.H. 240 and Robinson.  The 30-year-oldl 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.

On Wednesday March 16, at approximately 11:43 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell stopped a subject in the 300 block of Sunset Drive.  The 40-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Public Intoxication.

On Thursday March 17, at approximately 3:20 am, Lieutenant William Rutledge made a traffic stop in the 900 block of 5th Street.  The 48-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated-2nd Offense.

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, March 16, 2016

On Tuesday March 15, at approximately 8:38 am, Deputy Paul Casillas responded to the 1700 block of Barwise in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the oil lease and stole 150 feet of copper wire valued at $300.00.

On Tuesday March 15, at approximately 7:36 pm, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 2100 block of Felena in reference to a Criminal Mischief.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and cut the brake line on a vehicle.

On Tuesday March 15, at approximately 9:31 pm, Corporal Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop in the 3100 block of Northwest Frwy.  The 66-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated-Enhanced.

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.