Daily Crime Brief, February 13, 2017

On Friday February 10, at approximately 10:16 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson made a traffic stop at the intersection of Beverly and Maurine.  The vehicle was impounded after the juvenile driver was unable to provide a valid drivers license, insurance and that the vehicle registration was expired.

On Friday February 10, at approximately 4:00 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak attempted to stop a vehicle in the 900 block of Martin Luther King Blvd.  The vehicle stopped in the 700 block of Sullivan at which time the driver exited the vehicle and fled on foot.  The 27-year-old female driver was placed under arrest in the 400 block of North Rosewood.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Evading Arrest/Detention.  The driver was also issued citations for No Drivers License, Fail to Stop for a Stop Sign and Speeding.

On Saturday February 11, at approximately 1:03 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel and Deputy J.T. Mitchell stopped a subject that was walking in the 1900 block of 8th Street.  The 52-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 less than one gram.

On Saturday February 11, at approximately 8:30 pm, Corporal Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop at the intersection of Seymour Hwy. and Bluebonnet.  A 32-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Saturday February 11, at approximately 4:38 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak responded to the 1300 block of S.H. 79 in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he had been assaulted by a subject prior to Deputies arrival.

On Saturday February 11, at approximately 3:35 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the intersection of Clover Lane and River Road in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a horse appeared on the property.  The horse was impounded.

On Sunday February 12, at approximately 1:14 pm, Deputy Christopher Salas made a traffic stop at the intersection of 9th Street and Tyler.  The 49-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 Manufacture and Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams.

THE NEXT WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CITIZENS ACADEMY WILL START ON THURSDAY MARCH 2.

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office will be holding Citizen Academy #15 beginning on March 2.  The fourteen week class is held each Thursday Night from 6:00 pm. to 9:00 pm and is free of charge.  This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the inner workings of your Sheriff’s Office.  For further information, contact Deputy Melvin Joyner at 940-716-8676 or Deputy Brien Conner at 940-716-8678.

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.