Daily Crime Brief, July 5, 2017

On Sunday July 2, at approximately 8:30 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy Hunter Deason checked on a subject in the 500 block of East Scott.  The 53-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Capias Pro Fine-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces in a Drug Free Zone.

On Sunday July 2, at approximately 12:22 am, Sergeant Greg Wilson and Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop in the 1000 block of North Scott.  The 30-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Failure to Identify Giving False /Fictitious Information.

On Monday July 3, at approximately 11:10 am, Deputy Jeff Lee responded to the 1000 block of Vaughn Road in reference to a Burglary of a Motor Vehicle.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole a wallet containing a drivers license, a social security card, a Wells Fargo Debit Card and a Chase Bank Credit Card.  The Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) had already made an unauthorized purchase on the card in the amount of $103.00.

On Tuesday July 4, at approximately 11:54 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel and Deputy Jeff Lee responded to the 800 block of Huntington Lane in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she was assaulted by a Family Member.  A 28-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence and Unlawful Restraint.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, July 3, 2017

On Thursday June 29, at approximately 6:21 pm, Deputy Kristian Valdez and Deputy Joshua Hernandez responded to the 6900 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation.  Upon arrival, two 23-year-old males and a 25-year-old male were barred from the property.

On Friday June 30, at approximately 11:10 pm, Corporal Cole McGarry and Deputy Caleb Myers checked on an occupied vehicle in the 2500 block of Seymour Hwy.  The 24-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Fraudulent Use or Possession of Identifying Information, Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and an outstanding warrant for Credit/Debit Card Abuse.

On Friday June 30, at approximately 4:45 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick and Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the area of U.S. 287 and F.M. 368 in reference to a reckless driver.  The vehicle was located and was stopped at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Windthorst Road.  The 18-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 Friday June 30, at approximately 9:55 am, Lieutenant Robert Penaluna placed a 21-year-female under arrest at 900 7th Street.  She was escorted to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Prohibited Weapon.

On Friday June 30, at approximately 10:08 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the intersection of Muller and Morgan Road in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that four dogs appeared on his property and killed two of his calves.

On Friday June 30, at approximately 9:55 am, Deputy John Glaze checked on a suspicious subject in the 600 block of Scott.  The 50-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Failure to Identify.

On Saturday July 1, at approximately 8:39 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak responded to a drilling rig fire at the intersection of Morgan Road and Simons Road.  Upon arrival a drilling rig truck was found on fire.  The cause of the fire is under investigation.

On Sunday July 2, at approximately 12:18 pm, Deputy Carl Magee made a traffic stop in the 1500 block of Iowa Park Road.  The 21-year-old male driver, a 19-year-old male passenger and a 20-year-old male passenger were issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday July 2, at approximately 11:50 pm, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of Ave. L and Kemp.  The 25-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, June 30, 2017

On Thursday June 29, at approximately 2:15 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to the 4100 block of Kell in reference to Counterfeit Currency.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a counterfeit $5.00 bill was found in a deposit from a business located in the 8600 block of Seymour Hwy.

On Thursday June 29, at approximately 1:55 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin responded to the 14000 block of S.H. 240 in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the residence and stole a Ruger 22 caliber rifle, an X Box Elite and Controller, X Box games and an acoustic guitar.

On Thursday June 29, at approximately 5:03 pm, Deputy Kristian Valdez and Deputy Joshua Hernandez responded to the 4100 block of F.M. 367 in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a single axle trailer with ramp valued at 1,200.00.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, June 29, 2017

On Monday June 26, at approximately 2:05 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin and Deputy Brett Brasher responded to the 1600 block of Pecanway Drive in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a chainsaw valued at $200.00 and a pair of 36” bolt cutters valued at $100.00.

On Wednesday June 28, at approximately 3:46 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Bell Road.  The 56-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm.

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.