Daily Crime Brief, August 9, 2017

On Tuesday August 8, at approximately 11:33 pm, Lieutenant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kell and Kemp.  The 30-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with P:ossession of Drug Paraphernalia and three outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Capias Pro Fine-No Drivers License and Capias Pro Fine-Expired Motor Vehicle Registration.

On Tuesday August 8, at approximately 11:38 am, Deputy Kristian Valdez and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to the 8000 block of Headquarters Road in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a dog appeared on the property.  Animal Control was contacted and upon their arrival, the dog was impounded.

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.