Daily Crime Brief, February 13, 2018

On Saturday February 10, at approximately 12:30 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop in the 900 block of Central Frwy. The 20-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana over four ounces under five pounds.

On Monday February 12, at approximately 5:20 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to 900 7th Street in reference to an Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle. Upon arrival, the Reporting person reported that he loaned a 2008 Saturn Vue to a subject and that the subject has refused to return it.

CITIZENS ACADEMY IS ABOUT TO START:

The Next Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy will start on March 8. This free fourteen week class will give you an insight on your Wichita County Sheriff’s Office. You learn about the different divisions of the Sheriff’s Office, you will get to drive a Sheriff’s Patrol Vehicle, Shoot different weapons that are used by the Sheriff’s Office and so much more. The course is held every Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Contact Deputy Melvin Joyner or Deputy Brien Conner for more information at 940-766-8100 ext. 8676 or ext. 8678.

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.