Daily Crime Brief, November 13, 2018

On Friday November 9, at approximately 7:35 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop at the intersection of North Beverly and Wyneth. The 32-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday November 9, at approximately 9:43 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford made a traffic stop in the 900 block of Scott. The 34-year-old female driver was issued citations for Expired Registration and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility. The vehicle was impounded.

On Friday November 9, at approximately 4:57 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 1200 block of Van Horn in reference to a Suspicious Subject. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a male subject rang her door bell and was acting suspicious. The subject left prior to Deputies arrival.

On Saturday November 10, at approximately 1:05 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin made a traffic stop in the 2000 block of Collins. The 18-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday November 10, at approximately 3:48 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop at the intersection of 13th and Scott. The 36-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday November 10, at approximately 4:22 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to the 7500 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a subject attempting to cash a bad check. Upon arrival, the 34-year-old female was questioned and several checks for taken in as evidence.

On Saturday November 10, at approximately 1:37 pm, Deputy Amanda Price observed a verbal disturbance between two subjects at the intersection of 9th and Van Buren. A 38-year-old female was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram and an outstanding warrant for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday November 10, at approximately 6:03 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak made a traffic stop at the intersection of Washington and Bridge Street. The 45-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While License Invalid with Previous Convictions.

On Sunday November 11, at approximately 2:10 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 9000 block of Cooper Road in reference to a Deceased Person. Upon arrival, a 65-year-old male was pronounced deceased of natural causes.

On Monday November 12, at approximately 12:41 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin responded to F.M. 1177 east of S.H. 240 in reference to an unoccupied vehicle check. Upon arrival, a vehicle was found left abandoned in the roadway. The vehicle was impounded after the owner could not be contacted.

On Monday November 12, at approximately 7:41 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the Burkburnett Police Department in reference to two juvenile runaways. Upon arrival, the runaways were released to their legal guardians.

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.

David Duke, Sheriff

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, November 7, 2018

On November 6, 2018 at approximately 10:22 p.m., Deputy JJ Hernandez conducted a traffic stop on two vehicles in the 2100 block of Loop 11. An 18 year old and a 21 year old were arrested and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. They are being charged with Racing on a Highway, a Class B Misdemeanor.

On November 6, 2018 at approximately 12:19 p.m., Deputies responded to the 7400 block of Seymour Highway in reference to a civil matter. Upon arrival deputies barred a 33 year old male from the premises.

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, November 5, 2018

On Saturday November 3, at approximately 8:33 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford made a traffic stop on I-44 one half mile south of S.H. 240. The 47-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated with previous conviction.

On Saturday November 3, at approximately 3:04 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn was waved down by a subject near the intersection of 10th and Grace. The subject reported that he had witnessed an assault. The subject was interviewed by the Wichita Falls Police Department in conjunction with a case they were working.

On Saturday November 3, at approximately 6:42 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel, Sergeant Cole McGarry, Deputy Josh McGuinn, Deputy Joshua Hernandez, Deputy Erick Jerrols and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to Hammond Ranch Road in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, an 18-year-old female was found deceased. A 19-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Murder.

On Sunday November 4, at approximately 12:48 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 1600 block of 11th Street in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, a 34-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the North Texas State Hospital and was admitted under a Peace Officer Application for Emergency Commitment.

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, November 2, 2018

On October 31, 2018 at approximately 11:40 p.m., Deputies were dispatched to the 4100 block of Business 287 in reference to a suspicious person at a closed business. Upon arrival, deputies located an occupied vehicle in the parking lot. After deputies made contact with the person, they were allowed to leave the scene without incident.

On November 1, 2018 at approximately 4:00 p.m., Deputy Matthew Schenk conducted a traffic stop in the area of FM 367 and FM 2384. The 38 year old driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He is being charged with Driving While License Invalid with Previous Convictions, a Class B Misdemeanor.

On November 1, 2018 at approximately 12:17 a.m., Lieutenant Mark Whipple conducted a traffic stop in the area of Kell West Access Road and Barnett Road. The 21 year old driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. She is being charged with Driving While Intoxicated a Class B Misdemeanor.

On November 1, 2018 at approximately 10:41 a.m., Deputies responded to the 8300 block of Ponderosa in response to a Criminal Mischief. Upon arrival the reporting party stated an unknown person had driven through the property leaving ruts and tracks. After an investigation, the person responsible was determined and volunteered to pay for damages. No criminal charges will be filed.

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, November 1, 2018

On October 29, 2018 at approximately 12:39 a.m., Deputy JJ Hernandez was dispatched to the 400 block of Dove Lane in reference to a possible burglary of a habitation in progress. Upon arrival, the reporting party stated a known subject entered the residence without permission and then fled the scene once confronted. The investigation is ongoing.

On October 29, 2018 at approximately 9:19 p.m., Corporal Jeff Lee conducted a traffic stop in the 700 block of East Hatton Road. The 31 year old drive was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and released from the scene.

On October 30, 2018 at approximately 7:19 p.m., Deputy Jason Vandygriff conducted a traffic stop in the area of Sheppard Access Road and Scott Avenue. The 61 year old driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He is being charged with Driving While Intoxicated with 3 or More Convictions a 3rd Degree Felony.

On October 3, 2018 at approximately 5:38 a.m., Sergeant Cole McGarry conducted a traffic stop in the area Highway 25 South and FM 2326. The 26 year old driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. She is being charged with an outstanding Wichita County Warrant for Capias Pro Fine/Speeding.

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.