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.