Daily Crime Brief, January 25, 2018

On Wednesday January 24, at approximately 9:51 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Central Frwy. The 51-year-old male driver was issued citations for No Drivers License and Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility. The vehicle was impounded.

On Wednesday January 24, at approximately 12:42 pm, Deputy Justin Mitchell made a traffic stop on U.S. 287 near Burnett Ranch Road. The driver was issued a warning citation.

On Wednesday January 24, at approximately 11:00 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 1000 block of Thrift in reference to a Burglary of a Vehicle. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person entered a vehicle parked on the property and stole a Savage Model 93 rifle and several tools.

On Wednesday January 24, at approximately 4:08 pm, Deputy Brien Koschak attempted to stop a vehicle at the intersection of Marin Luther King and 7th Street. The vehicle fled north and then turned onto Randy Road. The vehicle was stopped at the dead end of Randy Road. The 20-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Evading Arrest/Detention with a Motor Vehicle.

On Thursday January 25, at approximately 9:42 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 3700 block of F.M. 368 South in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a red Trail Master 300 XRX Go Cart valued at $1,100.00.

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.