Daily Crime Brief, August 20, 2018

On Wednesday August 15, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 2400 block of F.M. 369 South in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that two subjects entered the property and stole a black 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup.

On Friday August 17, at approximately 9:55 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins made a traffic stop in the 400 block of North Scott. The 29-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While License Invalid with Previous Conviction. The driver was also issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday August 17, at approximately 6:35 am, Deputy Eric Jerrols made a traffic stop at the intersection of Midwestern Pkwy. and Louis J. Rodriguez. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Use of Wireless Device without a Hand Free Device and Fail to Report Change of Address or Name. The driver was also issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday August 18, at approximately 11:00 am, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of 9th and Grant. The 70-year-old male driver and a 42-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. The driver was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 under twenty eight grams and an outstanding warrant for Possession of Marijuana under two ounces. The passenger was charged with Fail to Identify-Fugitive from Justice, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and two outstanding warrants for Bond Revocation-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and Bond Forfeiture-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Sunday August 19, at approximately 2:13 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 300 block of Central Frwy. The 41-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

On Sunday August 19, at approximately 12:49 am, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop at the intersection of 6th and Broad. The 40-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Expired Operators License and Expired Motor Vehicle Insurance.

On Monday August 20, at approximately 1:04 am, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop in the 4000 block of Boren. The 20-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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.