Daily Crime Brief, July 6, 2017

On July 5, 2017, at approximately 4:08 p.m., Sergeant Ralph Burdick conducted a traffic stop in the area of 6th Street and Scott Avenue in Wichita Falls.  The 19 year old male passenger of the vehicle was arrested and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center; he is being charged with Possession of Marijuana under 2 ounces.

On July 5, 2017, at approximately 8:20 p.m., Deputy Daniel Jacobson made contact with a pedestrian in 2100 block of Seymour Highway.  The 36 year old male was arrested on outstanding City of Wichita Falls municipal court warrants. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and is also being charged with Possession of Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1 less than 1 gram.

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.