Daily Crime Brief, March 12, 2018

On Thursday March 8, at approximately 9:51 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 2900 block of Glenwood to assist Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin with a Traffic Stop. The 20-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday March 9, at approximately 7:58 am, Deputy Eric Jerrols responded to the 100 block of Wellington Lane in reference to an unoccupied vehicle. Upon arrival, a 2017 Tao Tao Sports 150 motorcycle was observed laying in the bar ditch. The vehicle was found to have been reported stolen and was recovered.

On Friday March 9, at approximately 4:57 pm, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Harmony Road. The 34-year-old male driver and a 34-year-old male 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 2 over four grams under 400 grams. The passenger was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under 400 grams and Possession of Marijuana over 4 ounces under five pounds.

On Friday March 9, at approximately 12:28 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a in the 200 block of Scott. The 36-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday March 9, at approximately 10:07 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop in the 4800 block of Southwest Pkwy. The 37-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 less than one gram.

On Saturday March 10, at approximately 12:34 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry made a traffic stop at the intersection of Professional Drive and Flo. The 17-year-old male driver and a 17-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Saturday March 10, at approximately 6:11 am, Deputy Caleb Myers checked on an individual in the 600 block of Scott. The 33-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Public Intoxication.

On Sunday March 11, at approximately 7:40 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to the 8000 block of Jacksboro Hwy in reference to a Deceased Person. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a male was found deceased in a travel trailer that was parked on the property. The incident is under investigation.

On Sunday March 11, at approximately 12:59 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry made a traffic stop in the 2500 block of S.H. 79. The 40-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.

On Sunday March 11, at approximately 10:43 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the intersection of I-44 and East Road in reference to a traffic hazard.   Upon arrival, an unoccupied vehicle was found abandoned partially in the roadway. The vehicle was impounded.

On Sunday March 11, at approximately 12:43 am, Corporal Josh Brown made a traffic stop in the 2200 block of U.S. 287. The 52-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 Sunday March 11, at approximately 10:24 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols made a traffic stop at the intersection of 6th and Broad. A 37-year-old female passenger was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Failure to Identify-Fugitive from Justice and two outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Expired Motor Vehicle Registration and Capias Pro Fine-Theft under $50.00.

On Monday March 12, at approximately 2:57 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Maurine. The 19-year-old male driver and a 19-year-old male passenger were issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Monday March 12, at approximately 12:32 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 300 block of Jefferson. The 56-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 with Open Container.

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.