Daily Crime Brief, August 26, 2016

On Thursday August 25, at approximately 4:11 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Burnett Ranch Road.  The 19-year-old male driver and a 21-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of Marijuana under five pounds.  Four pounds of Marijuana and $1,061.00 in currency was seized.

On Thursday August 25, at approximately 6:41 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and North 8th Street.  The 40-year-old male driver, a 36-year-old male passenger and a 38-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 four pounds under five pound, Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 3 over four hundred grams and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four hundred grams.  7,840 grams of Promethazine Codeine Syrup, two pounds of marijuana and $1,146.00 in currency was seized.

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.