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.