Daily Crime Brief, March 9, 2018

On Tuesday March 6, at approximately 9:13 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel made a traffic stop on Hwy. 79 north of Rathgeber Road. 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 under two ounces.

On Tuesday March 6, at approximately 10:45 am, Corporal Jeff Penney made a traffic stop in the 1500 block of Douglas. The 29-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Burglary.

On Tuesday March 6, at approximately 11:21 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Central Frwy. The 32-year-old female driver and a 43-year-old male passenger were issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Wednesday March 7, at approximately 10:29 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop at the intersection of 5th Street and Broad Street. The 48-year-old male driver was issued citations for No Drivers License and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The vehicle was impounded.

On Wednesday March 7, at approximately 5:42 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop in the 4800 block of Barnett Road. 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 under two ounces and two outstanding warrants for No Seat Belt Passenger and Violate Promise to Appear.

On Wednesday March 7, at approximately 12:25 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel, Deputy Amanda Price, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy Daniel Jacobson responded to the 600 block of Central Frwy East to serve an arrest warrant. Upon arrival, the 34-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 and an outstanding Parole Warrant.

On Thursday March 8, at approximately 2:19 am, Deputy Mathew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 2400 block of Kell West. The 30-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated-2nd Offense.

On Thursday March 8, at approximately 6:25 am, Lieutenant Mark Whipple, Sergeant Cole McGarry and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 4400 block of Ward Street in reference to shooting. Upon arrival, a male subject was found to have been shot in the leg. The incident was turned over to the Wichita Falls Police Department upon their arrival.

On Thursday March 8, at approximately 11:07 pm, Sergeant Cole McGarry made a traffic stop at the intersection of Midwestern Parkway and Louis J. Rodriguez. The 22-year-old male driver was issued a warning for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday March 9, at approximately 12:28 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop 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 12:27 am, Deputy Kristian Valdez responded to 1600 Eleventh Street in reference to a victim with a stab wound. Upon arrival, the 35-year-old female reported that she had gotten into a physical altercation with a subject while in the 1200 block of Vaughn Road and was stabbed.

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.