On Wednesday August 9, at approximately 2:45 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel and Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 2800 block of Lebanon to serve an arrest warrant. Upon arrival the 39-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with six outstanding warrants for Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, two counts of Criminal Trespass, Burglary of a Vehicle, Burglary of a Habitation and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by Felon.
On Wednesday August 9, at approximately 4:00 pm, Deputy David Stout responded to S.H. 240 and Tica Road in reference to a subject falling out of a moving vehicle. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that the passenger door on the vehicle opened at which time the female fell out. She was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response and expired of her injures several hours later.
On Friday August 11, at approximately 4:00 pm, Lieutenant Mark Whipple and Deputy David Stout responded to the 1700 block of East Hatton Road in reference to a Robbery. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she was assaulted by a subject and that he stole her cell phone and motel room key while at the intersection of Hatton Road and McKinney Road.
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.
THE NEXT WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CITIZEN’S ACADEMY WILL BE STARTING ON SEPTEMBER 7.
The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Citizens Academy will be starting on Thursday September 7. The fourteen week class is held every Thursday Night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. It is a lot of fun and is free of charge. You will learn all about the inner workings of you Sheriff’s Office. For further information contact Deputy Melvin Joyner at 766-8100 ext. 8676 or Deputy Brien Conner at 766-8100 ext. 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.