Daily Crime Brief, August 7, 2017

On Thursday August 3, at approximately 7:11 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak responded to the 1900 block of F.M. 171 in reference to an injury accident.  Upon arrival and further investigation, the incident turned out to be an assault.

On Friday August 4, at approximately 11:12 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel and Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 200 block of Wellington Lane in reference to a check welfare.  Upon arrival, a 20 year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Resisting Arrest, Search or Transportation and Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Friday August 4, at approximately 8:45 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 2800 block of Peterson Road South in reference to a mental subject.  Upon arrival, the 48 year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the North Texas State Hospital and was admitted under a Peace Officers Application for Emergency Detention.

On Saturday August 5, at approximately 11:24 am, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal responded to the 100 block of F.M. 369 North in reference to a Burglary of a Vehicle.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a battery from one vehicle, two tires and wheels from another vehicle and a tire and wheel from a third vehicle that was parked on the property.

On Saturday August 5, at approximately 3:00 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Eric Jerrols made a traffic stop in the 1800 block of F.M. 171.  The 19-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and an 18-year-old female passenger was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Saturday August 5, at approximately 2:20 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Erick Jerrols responded to the 1900 block of Pecanway in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he was threatened by a subject.

On Saturday August 5, at approximately 6:32 am, Deputy Carl Magee and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 400 block of F.M. 1177 in reference to a subject laying in a bar ditch.  Upon arrival, a 26-year-old male was found lying in a bar ditch next to the roadway.  He was found to have multiple lacerations to his face and arms.  He reported that he had gotten into an argument with a subject who then assaulted him and ran over him with his vehicle.  The male was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response Ambulance.  The 21-year-old male suspect was arrested at 11:04 pm.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Aggravated Robbery.

On Saturday August 5, at approximately 3:33 am, Deputy Carl Magee located a prescription pill bottle lying on the shoulder of the roadway in the 200 block of Jefferson.  It was placed into found property.

On Saturday August 5, at approximately 12:04 am, Deputy Carl Magee made a traffic stop in the 300 block of Scott.  The 50-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated with open container and an outstanding warrant for Capias Pro Fine-Driving While License Invalid with Previous Conviction.

On Monday August 8, at approximately 2:29 am, Corporal Cole McGarry responded to the 1000 block of West Louisa to assist the Iowa Park Police Department with a possible Burglary in Progress.

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.