Daily Crime Brief, March 28, 2018

On Monday March 26, at approximately 9:16p am, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Bandera. The 49-year-old male driver and a 54-year-old female passenger were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. The driver was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 under 28 grams, Possession of a Dangerous Drug and two outstanding warrants for Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility and No Drivers License in Possession. The passenger was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 less than one gram, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 less than 28 grams and Possession of a Dangerous Drug.

On Wednesday March 28, at approximately 6:21 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 2800 block of Peterson Road in reference to a Check Welfare. Upon arrival, a 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 Wednesday March 28, at approximately 8:13 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 2800 block of Central Frwy. East in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, a 23-year-old female was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Theft under $2,500.00 with two or more convictions.

On Wednesday March 28, at approximately 1:15 pm, Deputy John Glaze responded to 600 Scott in reference to Graffiti. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) drew graffiti on a dispenser and a door.

On Wednesday March 28, at approximately 7:21 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 1100 block of F.M. 368 South in reference to a Credit Card Abuse. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) made 71 unauthorized purchases using his Credit/Debit Card in the amount of $8,856.11.

On Wednesday March 28, at approximately 10:12 am, Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 7400 block of Central Frwy. in reference to a hit and run accident. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) struck the front end of his rental vehicle damaging the front bumper.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, March 26, 2018

On Friday March 23, at approximately 3:22pm, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and S.H. 25. The 26-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 five pounds under Fifty pounds and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four hundred grams.

On Friday March 23, at approximately 5:29 pm, Deputy Brien Koschak made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Maurine. A 25-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams.

On Friday March 23, at approximately 11:25 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 500 block of Lamar. The 50-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or more offense.

On Friday March 23, at approximately 9:23 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Sheppard Access Road. The 35-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While License Invalid-Enhanced.

On Saturday March 24, at approximately 2:03 am, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop in the 3800 block of Jacksboro Hwy. The 22-year-old male driver and a 23-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. The driver was charged with Driving While License Invalid with Previous Conviction. The passenger was charged with an outstanding warrant for Driving While Intoxicated.

On Saturday March 24, at approximately 2:04 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop in the 1500 block of Midwestern Parkway. The 26-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated-2nd Offense.

On Sunday March 25, at approximately 2:02 pm, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of Broad and 9th Street. A 22-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Prohibited Weapon.

On Sunday March 25, at approximately 4:31am, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 100 block of F.M. 369 in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered two residences and stole two window air conditioners, a lap top computer, miscellaneous tools and a lawn mower.

On Sunday March 25, at approximately 4:22 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 3500 block of Friberg Road in reference to a Burglary of a Vehicle. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole a registration sticker from the windshield.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, March 23, 2018

On Wednesday March 21, at approximately 9:21pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded ty the 2100 block of F.M. 367 in reference to a Burglary in Progress. Upon arrival, a 61-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams.

On Wednesday March 21, at approximately 2:46 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson responded to the 8000 block of Jacksboro Hwy. in reference to a suspicious person on the property. Upon arrival, a 45-year-old male and a 46-year-old female were barred from the property.

On Wednesday March 21, at approximately 7:56 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King Blvd. and Burkburnett Road. The 37-year-old female driver was issued citations for Speeding and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Thursday March 22, at approximately 1:25 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson and Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 5400 block of Centime in reference to a Burglary in Progress. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject stole two tool boxes from a fenced in area. The 46-year-old male suspect was located on F.M. 369 North of F.M. 367. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He was charged with Theft over $100.00 under $750.00.

On Thursday March 22, at approximately 10:00 am, Deputy Kimberley Ames responded to 600 Scott to serve papers on a subject to bar him from the property. Upon arrival, a 65-year-old male was barred from the property.

On Thursday March 22, at approximately 8:14 am, Deputy Daniel Jacobson made a traffic stop in the 3200 block of Northwest Drive. The 23-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance.

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.

David Duke, Sheriff

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.

Daily Crime Brief, March 21, 2018

On Tuesday March 20, at approximately 10:36pm, Corporal Jeff Lee made a traffic stop in the 1800 block of Southwest Parkway. The 21-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. While inventorying the vehicle, the male escaped from the patrol unit. He was located a short time later in the 2600 block of Southwest Parkway. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Escape and a Sealed Indictment for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram.

On Tuesday March 20, at approximately 5:18 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson and Deputy Carl Magee responded to Hy Bridges in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, a 27-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault Causing Bodily Injury Family Violence Enhanced and Interference with Emergency Request of Assistance.

On Tuesday March 20, at approximately 7:45 pm, Deputy Kristian Valdez responded to the 800 block of Burnett Ranch Road in reference to Found Property. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he found a sock containing narcotics and drug paraphernalia on the property.

On Tuesday March 20, at approximately 6:21 pm, Deputy Carl Magee responded to the 400 block of Cottonwood in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a cow appeared on his property. The animal 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.

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.

Fundraiser Cookout for Deputy

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The Wichita County Sheriff’s Posse will be holding a fundraiser cookout Thursday April 12 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm  to help a fellow officer. The fundraiser will help  Deputy David Stout, an 18 year veteran of the Sheriff’s Office, with ongoing medical expenses. The posse will be serving hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, and drinks. There will be a silent auction and great music during the event.  Come help an officer that has spent so much time helping this county. The cookout will be on the front lawn of the courthouse.  If weather is bad, cookout will be at the parking garage located at 7th and Indiana. For more information contact Jill Gann at 940-766-8170.

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Daily Crime Brief, March 20, 2018

On Monday March 19, at approximately 4:20pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 1400 block of West Smith in reference to a hit and run accident. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject struck a fence with his vehicle causing $800.00 in damage.

On Monday March 19, at approximately 4:23 pm, Corporal Jeff Lee responded to the 7500 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Burglary of a Building. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and forced open a door to a building.

On Monday March 19, at approximately 1:23 am, Lieutenant Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 4100 block of Southwest Parkway. The 39-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated 2nd Offense.

On Monday March 19, at approximately 12:21 am, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop in the 2600 block of 10th Street. A 26-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana over two ounces under five pounds.

On Tuesday March 20, at approximately 2:44 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Taft and Barbados. A 32-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with four outstanding warrants for two counts of No Drivers License, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility and Expired Vehicle Registration. A second male passenger fled the scene on foot during the traffic stop.

On Tuesday March 20, at approximately 12:35 am, Deputy Kristian Valdez checked on a subject in the 1200 block of Central Frwy. The 26-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrant for Capias Pro Fine-Duty on Striking Fixture/Highway Landscape and Capias Pro Fine-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, March 19, 2018

On Thursday March 15, at approximately 2:45pm, Deputy Brian Koschak responded to the intersection of S.H. 258 and F.M. 368 in reference to a vehicle fire. The fire was caused by a faulty fuel system.

On Friday March 16, at approximately 1:15 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry, Deputy Kristian Valdez and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 8000 block of Bobby Point Road in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, a 41-year-old male and a 44-year-old female were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Assault/Family Violence.

On Friday March 16, at approximately 8:35 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King and Wichita Street. The 45-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four grams under 200 grams and an outstanding warrant for Capias Pro Fine-No Drivers License.

On Friday March 16, at approximately 5:45 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 600 block of Pecanway in reference to a grass fire. Upon arrival, a grass fire was found to have been started by a subject using a welder.

On Friday March 16, at approximately 9:09 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 700 block of Coleman Park Road in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) forced entry into his residence and a storage building and stole several items.

On Saturday March 17, at approximately 2:11 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 100 block of Jalonic. The 36-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated 2nd Offense.

On Saturday March 17, at approximately 7:27 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of Maurine and Red Fox. The 18-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. A 41-year-old female passenger was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Failure to Identify.

On Saturday March 17, at approximately 7:50 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel, Deputy Erick Jerrols, Deputy Daniel Jacobson, Deputy Christopher Bashford, Deputy Amanda Price and Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 800 block of Webster to serve an arrest warrant. Upon arrival, a 36-year-old male and a 38-year-old female were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. The male was charged with Hindering Apprehension or Prosecution and two outstanding warrants for Surety off Bond-Assault/Family Violence. The female was charged with four outstanding warrants for Bond Forfeiture-Possession of a Dangerous Drug, Surety off Bond-Possession of a Dangerous Drug, Bond Forfeiture-Theft of Property over $750.00 under $2,500.00 and Bond Forfeiture-Criminal Trespass.

On Saturday March 17, at approximately 9:25 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason stopped two subjects at the intersection of 7th Street and Denver. A 46-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Capias Pro Fine-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram. A 34-year-old female was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday March 17, at approximately 10:30 pm, Sergeant Cole McGarry and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the intersection of Holliday and 23rd Street to assist the Wichita Falls Police Department with a traffic stop.

On Sunday March 18, at approximately 10:03 am, Deputy Amanda Price attempted to stop a vehicle on Seymour Hwy. near Kemp Blvd. The vehicle was finally stopped in the 2300 block of Kings Hwy. The 25-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Resisting Arrest, Search or Transportation and Fleeing or Attempting to Elude a Police Officer.

On Sunday March 18, at approximately 1:48 am, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop in the 2000 block of Kemp Blvd. The 28-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday March 18, at approximately 1:05 am, Sgt. McGarry made traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Rainbow. The 59-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

On Sunday March 18, at approximately 10:21 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck made traffic stop at the intersection of Old Windthorst Road and East Hatton Road. The 41-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Driving While License Invalid.

On Sunday March 18, at approximately 2:33 pm, Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 3900 block of Lawrence Road to assist the Wichita Falls Police Department with a Theft.

On Sunday March 18, at approximately 1:48 am, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Kemp. The 28-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday March 18, at approximately 1:00 am, Deputy Greg Wilson took a report in the 4000 block of Southwest Parkway. The Reporting Person reported that a subject failed to pay for services in the amount of $15.02.

On Monday March 19, at approximately 12:21 am, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop in the 2600 block of 10th Street. A 26-year-old male passenger 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.

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.

David Duke, Sheriff

 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, March 15, 2018

On Thursday March 14, at approximately 12:01 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry made a traffic stop in the 3900 block of Jacksboro Hwy. The 18-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. A 17-year-old male passenger fled the scene on foot. The female was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and Unlawful Carrying of Weapon.

On Thursday March 14, at approximately 7:00 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick Responded to 900 7th Street in reference to a Harassment report. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject that a subject has been sending her harassing text messages.

On Thursday March 14, at approximately 11:59 am, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of Brook and Lucille. An 18-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Friday March 15, at approximately 12:53 am, Lieutenant Mark Whipple, Sergeant Cole McGarry, Deputy Josh McGuinn and Deputy Kristian Valdez responded to the 5500 block of Professional Drive to serve an arrest warrant. Upon arrival, a 20-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

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.

WCSO Hiring Event

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The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a hiring event on April 7th at the Wichita County Courthouse from 10a-2p.  The event will focusing on hiring Detention Officers. The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the best and brightest individuals.  Those who have the aptitude and sense of commitment, those who want to help their community, and those who want to make a difference.

A career with the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office offers; challenge, excitement, teamwork, and job satisfaction, opportunities for special assignments, and career development, opportunities for promotion, and competitive salary and benefits.

Visit the Career Opportunities page for more information on the position, application process and to print off and complete the Personal History Statement and Job Application prior to the event.

Daily Crime Brief, March 13, 2018

On Monday March 12, at approximately 10:42 am, Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 700 block of Baylor to assist the Wichita Falls Police Department with a traffic stop.

On Tuesday March 12, at approximately 5:38 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 3700 block of River Road in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that her dog was attacked by another dog while walking in the 1200 block of Cox Lane.

On Wednesday March 13, at approximately 2:28 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of 9th Street and East Wenonah. The 22-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. A 27-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with six outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Ran Light, two counts of Capias Pro Fine-Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility, two counts of Capias Pro Fine-No Drivers License in Possession and Capias Pro Fine-Occupant under 15 unrestrained.

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.