Daily Crime Brief, August 17, 2018

On Sunday August 12, at approximately 9:00 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop in the 100 block of Dunbar. The 27-year-old female driver was issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

On Tuesday August 14, at approximately 3:09 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 4900 block of F.M. 367 to a structure fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

On Tuesday August 14, at approximately 12:50 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin was waved down by a subject in the 700 block of Gresham Road. The subject reported that he had just shot a pig on his property that was in his front yard.

On Wednesday August 15, at approximately 2:33 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 100 block of Wellington Lane in reference to a Terroristic Threat. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown subject had sent several threating text messages to his cellular telephone.

On Thursday August 16, at approximately 11:22 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 100 block of F.M. 369 North in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole several items from several vehicles that were parked in the lot.

On Thursday August 16, at approximately 3:34 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 4000 block of Business 287 J in reference to Found Property. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he had found a wheel chair next to a fence on his property.

 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.

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.