Daily Crime Brief, July 18, 2018

On Monday July 16, at approximately 9:35 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 5500 block of Professional Drive in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, a 43-year-old female was issued a citation for Assault-Simple.

On Tuesday July 17, at approximately 109 am, Lieutenant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop at the intersection of Ave. G and Kemp. The 45-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 1 under one gram, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 4 under twenty eight grams and eight outstanding warrants for two counts of no Drivers License in Possession, two counts of Capias Pro Fine-Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Capias Pro Fine-Speeding, Capias Pro Fine-Expired Motor Vehicle Registration, Capias Pro Fine-Obscured License Plate and Bond Forfeiture-Driving While License Invalid.

On Tuesday July 17, at approximately 12:06 am, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Beverly. The 21-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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, July 16, 2018

On Thursday July 12, at approximately 5:02 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Aaron Perkins made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 369. The 39-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday July 13, at approximately 8:00 am, Deputy Jason Galarza made a traffic stop in the 1300 block of Britain. The male driver and a female passenger fled the scene on foot. They were located a short time later in a nearby residence. The 23-year-old male driver and the 23-year-old female passenger were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. The male was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams. The female was charged with two outstanding warrants for Walking in Roadway and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday July 13, at approximately 8:01 am, Deputy Daniel Jacobson responded to the 11000 block of F.M. 368 South in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that three dogs appeared on the property. Animal Control was contacted and upon their arrival, the dogs were impounded.

On Friday July 13, at approximately 5:28 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak made a traffic stop on two vehicles in the 3800 block of Iowa Park Road. The 20-year-old male driver of one vehicle and the 23-year-old male driver of the other vehicle were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Racing on Highway.

On Friday July 13, at approximately 9:44 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to F.M. 369 and Country Meadows Road in reference to an unoccupied vehicle. Upon arrival, the vehicle was found to have been reported stolen. The vehicle was recovered and released to the owner.

On Friday July 13, at approximately 5:17 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry, Corporal Kristian Valdez and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 13000 block of S.H. 25 in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, a 40-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence.

On Saturday July 14, at approximately 10:43 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to the 800 block of Huntington Lane in reference to an unoccupied vehicle. Upon arrival, the vehicle was impounded.

On Saturday July 14, at approximately 9:51 am, Deputy Daniel Jacobson responded to the 1500 block of East 3rd in Burkburnett in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a four wheeler had been left on his property. The vehicle was impounded.

On Sunday July 15, at approximately 9:20 am, Deputy Erick Jerrols responded to I-44 and Bacon Switch Road in reference to an unoccupied vehicle. Upon arrival, the vehicle was impounded.

On Sunday July 15, at approximately 1:16 am, Deputy Matthew Schenk made a traffic stop at the intersection of Jacksboro Hwy. and 31st Street. The 30-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Unlawful Carry of a Handgun by License Holder.

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, July 5, 2018

On Tuesday July 3, at approximately 1:47 pm, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Harmony Road. 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 Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under two hundred grams and Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Wednesday July 4, at approximately 6:11 pm, Corporal Jeff Lee made a traffic stop in the 3600 block of Iowa Park Road. The 29-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

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.

Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Hiring Event

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The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office will be holding a Hiring Event on July 7th, 2018 from 9 a.m. through 2 p.m. at the Wichita County Emergency Management Office located at 110 Jefferson Street in Wichita Falls.

The event will be focusing on hiring Detention Officers to work in the Wichita County Detention Center. This position can open doors within the criminal justice system and can be used as a stepping stone into a career in law enforcement. We encourage anyone who has an interest in serving the community to attend, so we may answer their questions about the position.

Attendees are encouraged to visit the Career Opportunities page to print off and complete their Job Application and Personal History Statement prior to coming to the event.

For more information please contact the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Recruiter at 940-766-8170.

Daily Crime Brief, July 2, 2018

On Thursday June 28, at approximately 11:36 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the intersection of Business 287 and Midway Church Road in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, a cow was found in the roadway. The animal was impounded.

On Friday June 29, at approximately 4:15 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 3300 block of Bohner Road in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that three males entered his property and attempted to steal a Harley Davidson Motorcycle from an attached garage.

On Friday June 29, at approximately 8:27 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of North Ave. B and Hayworth. A 34-year-old-female passenger was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Expired Drivers License and violate Promise to Appear.

On Friday June 29, at approximately 11:51 am, Deputy Eric Jerrols responded to the 1100 block of Third Street in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that four donkeys appeared on his property. The animals were impounded.

On Saturday June 30, at approximately 11:00 am, Deputy Eric Jerrols and Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 6000 block of Turkey Ranch Road in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) forced open the front door of the residence and entered. A microwave was stolen from the residence.

On Saturday June 30, at approximately 6:07 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 3200 block of West Rathgeber Road in reference to a traffic accident. The scene was turned over to the Texas Department of Public Safety upon their arrival.

On Saturday June 30, at approximately 11:39 pm, Deputy Caleb Myers and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 8000 block of Tica Road in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she gave a subject $240.00 to pay several bills and that the subject kept the money.

On Sunday July 1, at approximately 2:16 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Peterson Road. The 39-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with five outstanding warrants for two counts of Theft under $2,500.00 with two previous convictions, two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 less than one gram and Possession of Marijuana under two ounces. She was also issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday July 1, at approximately 1:33 pm, Deputy Erick Jerrols made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King and Carolina. The 60-year-old male driver was issued citations for No Drivers License and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility. The vehicle 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.