Daily Crime Brief, August 6, 2018

On Tuesday July 31, at approximately 8:41 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 300 block of Yucca in reference to a Medical Call. Upon arrival, a 31-year-old female was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response.

On Monday August 2, at approximately 11:50 am, Lieutenant Patrick Bradford responded to the 5400 block of Arena Road in reference to a Criminal Mischief. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and cut tires, caused mechanical damage and caused body damage to several vehicles.

On Monday August 2, at approximately 10:20 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak responded to the intersection of F.M. 1739 and Payton Road in reference to a Suspicious Vehicle.

On Friday August 3, at approximately 5:48 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to S.H. 240 and Sullivan Road in reference to a Vehicle Fire. Upon arrival, a vehicle and a residence was found to be engulfed in fire. The fire is under investigation.

On Friday August 3, at approximately 7:34 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 3700 block of Home Road in reference to a Missing Adult. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that her husband had Parkinson’s and had driven away in a vehicle. He was located in Oklahoma later in the day.

On Saturday August 4, at approximately 5:41 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of Business 287 J and F.M. 369. The 47-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 Saturday August 4, at approximately 12:02 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to the 2000 block of F.M. 367 in reference to a Disturbance.

On Saturday August 4, at approximately 10:06 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the intersection of River Road and Eastland Road in reference to a Suspicious Vehicle. Upon arrival, the vehicle was located in the 2400 block of River Road. A 49-year-old passenger was issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Open Container. 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 3 less than one gram, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and an outstanding warrant for Bond Forfeiture-Possession of Marijuana in a Drug Free Zone.

On Sunday August 5, at approximately 4:03 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak responded to Hammond Road in reference to a large grass fire.

On Sunday August 5, at approximately 12:14 am, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Central Frwy. The 53-year-old female driver was issued citations for Disregard Stop Sign and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

THE NEXT WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CITIZEN’S ACADEMY STARTS ON SEPTEMBER 6.

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s academy is fourteen weeks long and is held every Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. It is free of charged and is great way to learn about all of the inner workings of your Sheriff’s Office. For more information, contact Deputy Melvin Joyner at 940-766-8100, ext. 8676 or Deputy Brien Conner at 940-766-8100, ext. 8678. You can go on line to print off an application at www.wichitacountysheriffsoffice.org.

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.D

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.