Daily Crime Brief, May 15, 2017

On Friday May 12, at approximately 4:16 pm, Deputy Justin Mitchell made a traffic stop on U.S. 287 near S.H. 25.  The 29-year-old male driver and a 28-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 five pounds under fifty pounds.  7.5 pounds of marijuana was seized.

On Friday May 12, at approximately 6:10 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson made a traffic stop at the intersection of Jacksboro and Galveston.  The 35-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with eight outstanding warrants for two counts of Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility, No Animal License, No Animal Vaccination, two counts of Speeding, Occupant over fifteen years of age unsecured by seat belt and No drivers license.

On Saturday May 13, at approximately 8:35 pm, Deputy Jeff Lee responded to the 3100 block of Midwestern Pkwy. in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, a 20-year-old female was issued a citation for Theft under $100.00 and was barred from the property.

On Saturday May 13, at approximately 11:27 pm, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 2384.  The 26-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 14, at approximately 1:16 am, Corporal Josh Brown made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Harmony Road.  The 34-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday May 14, at approximately 10:00 am, Deputy Brett Brasher responded to 1600 11th in reference to an Accident.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he and another person were injured while riding a four-wheeler at Lake Buffalo.

On Sunday May 14, at approximately 5:24 pm, Deputy David Stout and Deputy Daniel Jacobson responded to the 8500 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Suspicious Vehicle.  Upon arrival, a 44-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with three outstanding warrants for No Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance, Driving While License Invalid and Violate Promise to Appear.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers.  If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

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.