Daily Crime Brief, May 16, 2016

On Friday May 13, at approximately 3:11 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Midway Church Road.  A K-9 alerted on the vehicle at which time 30 lbs. of pure hash oil, wax and paste valued at $650,000.00 was seized.  The 26-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over 400 grams.

On Friday May 13, at approximately 9:55 pm, Deputy David Stout made a traffic stop in the 2500 block of Seymour Hwy.  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 and an outstanding warrant for No Driver License in Possession.

On Sunday May 15, at approximately 11:23 am, Deputy Kristian Valdez responded to the 2000 block of Johnson Road in reference to a Criminal Mischief.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person struck his fence causing $300.00 in damage.  The person involved in the incident later contacted deputies and agreed to pay for the fence.

On Sunday May 15, at approximately 10:27 pm, Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop at the intersection of Monroe and Ave G.  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.

On Sunday May 15, at approximately 12:45 am, Corporal Jeff Penney made a traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Hughes.  A 25-year-old passenger was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Violation of Probation-Theft over $1,500.00 under $20,000.00.

On Sunday May 15, at approximately 7:01 am, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop in the 700 block of 5th Street.  The 30-year-old male driver was issued citations for Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility and Expired Registration.

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, May 9, 2016

On Friday May 6, at approximately 11:51 pm, Corporal Jeff Penney and Deputy Brandon Mason responded to the intersection of I-44 and Daniels Road in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he was assaulted by a subject.  A 52-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault.

On Saturday May 7, at approximately 9:32 am, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and S.H. 25.  The 60-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana over five pounds under fifty pounds and Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams.  29.2 pounds of marijuana and 195 grams of Hash were seized.

On Saturday May 7, at approximately 3:00 am, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop in the 3500 block of Windsor.  The juvenile male driver was issued two citations for Speeding and No Drivers License.

On Saturday May 7, at approximately 9:45 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kemp and Ave. C.  The 19-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 Theft under $50.00.

On Sunday May 8, at approximately 9:45 pm, Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kell and Indiana.  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 Capias Pro Fine-No Drivers License.

On Sunday May 8, at approximately 6:53 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell made a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Grace.  The 44-year-old female driver and a 38-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 less than one gram.

On Sunday May 8, at approximately 10:22 am, Deputy Gerald Morgan responded to the 1600 block of Pecanway in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered his property and stole two go carts valued at $700.00.

On Sunday May 8, at approximately 2:37 am, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop in the 400 block of Martin Luther King.  The 21-year-old female driver was issued a citation for speeding and no headlights.  A 21-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Unlawful Carrying a Weapon and Possession of Marijuana under two ounces in a Drug Free Zone.

On Sunday May 8, at approximately 3:15 am, Corporal Jeff Penney and Deputy Cole McGarry responded to the 1600 block of 11th Street in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he was assaulted by a subject on the Texas side of the Red River.

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.

Updated Jail Visitation Schedule

The visitation periods that were canceled last week due to technical issues with the phone system have been rescheduled for this week.

Downtown visits for Thursday evening (letters N-Z) are scheduled for Tuesday May 3rd 6p-8p.

Downtown visits for Monday (letter A-H) have been scheduled for Tuesday 1p-4p.

If you have any questions feel free to the call the Sheriff’s Office at 940-766-8170