Daily Crime Brief, February 23, 2017

On Tuesday February 21, at approximately 10:29 pm, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of Seymour and Sunset.  The 47-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While License Invalid.

On Wednesday February 22, at approximately 9:20 am, Deputy Roy Biter and Deputy Jason Vandygriff took a theft report that occurred in the 2300 block of Morgan Road.  The Reporting Person reported that a subject pulled up in a vehicle in front of her residence and stole their orange and black Calico cat valued at $1,500.00.

On Thursday February 23, at approximately 12:22 am, Corporal Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop at the intersection of North Brook and North 5th Street.  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 Intoxicated-Enhanced.

On Thursday February 23, at approximately 1:16 am, Deputy Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of 8th Street.  The 26-year-old male driver fled the scene on foot and was arrested a short time later.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While License Invalid, Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and Evading Arrest/Detention.

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.