Daily Crime Brief, July 12, 2017

On Tuesday July 11, at approximately 11:20 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick and Deputy Hunter Deason stopped an individual in the 900 block of 7th.  The 37 year-old male was issued a citation for possession of drug paraphernalia.

On Tuesday July 11, at approximately 9:35 pm, Lieutenant Mark Whipple, Deputy Josh McGuinn and Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to the 1300 block of North 7th Street to serve and arrest warrant.  Upon arrival, the 33-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Fail to Identify/Fugitive from Justice and five outstanding warrants for Bond Forfeiture-Accident Involving Damage to Vehicle over $200.00, Bond Forfeiture-Evading Arrest or Detention with Vehicle, Capias Pro Fine-No Drivers License or Identification, Capias Pro Fine-Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility and Duty or Striking Unattended Vehicle.

On Wednesday July 12, at approximately 2:37 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop in the 4200 block of Kell West.  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 a Controlled Substance PG 3 less than 28 grams and an outstanding warrant for Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.  He was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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.