Daily Crime Brief, November 28, 2018

On Tuesday November 27, at approximately 4:47 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King and Lincoln. The Juvenile male driver was placed under arrest for a probation violation by a Juvenile Probation Officer that arrived on the scene. He was transported to the Juvenile Justice Center.

On Tuesday November 27, at approximately 5:30 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 15000 block of F.M. 171 west in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he paid a subject $1,350.00 to install security cameras on the property. The Reporting Person reported that the cameras were never installed and that the subject he hired would not return his telephone calls.

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 27, 2018

On Saturday November 17, at approximately 5:07 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 1400 block of Huntington Lane in referenced to a Theft. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject stole a 2015 Nissan Sentra from the driveway of her residence.

On Sunday November 25, at approximately 9:56 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of Fillmore and Ave. K. The 20-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with three outstanding warrants for two counts of Bond Forfeiture-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and No Drivers Licenses in Possession. The driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday November 25, at approximately 3:51 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the area of County Line Road and Brosch Road in reference to a suicidal subject. Upon arrival, the 27-year-old male was placed into custody. He was transported to the North Texas State Hospital and was admitted under a Peace Officer Application for Emergency Detention.

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 26, 2018

On Monday November 19, at approximately 12:57 pm, Deputy Brett Brasher responded to the 100 block of Eastland Lane in referenced to a Burglary of a Habitation. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject stole a shotgun and a cane from the residence.

On Tuesday November 20, at approximately 6:47 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 7700 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Medical Call.

On Tuesday November 20, at approximately 9:45 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza and Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop at the intersection of 12th and Broad Street. The 26-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Wednesday November 21, at approximately 12:06 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy James Griffith responded to the 2300 block of Horseshoe Lake Road in reference to a Burglary of a Building. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered a storage building and stole an air compressor and an antique sewing machine. The subjects also attempted to gain entrance to a residence by prying open a door.

On Wednesday November 21, at approximately 3:04 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak responded to the 7400 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Criminal Mischief. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and damaged a gas pump and a card reader.

On Wednesday November 21, at approximately 9:46 p.m. Corporal Jeff Lee made a traffic stop at the intersection of 15th and Scott. The 46-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Driving While License Invalid-Enhanced. He was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday November 23, at approximately 1:02 am, Deputy Caleb Myers responded to U.S. 287 and Old Gun Club Road in reference to an Accident. Upon arrival, 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 a Controlled Substance PG 2 over one gram under four grams and an outstanding warrant for Assault Family Violence.

On Saturday November 24, at approximately 7:05 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 3000 block of F.M. 367 in reference to a Family Disturbance.

On Saturday November 24, at approximately 7:30 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson, Deputy Hunter Deason and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 8100 block of Ponderosa in referenced to a Medical Call. Upon arrival, a 58-year-old male was pronounced deceased of natural causes.

On Saturday November 24, at approximately 7:30 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 3100 block of Midwestern Pkwy. in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, a juvenile female was barred from the property.

On Saturday November 24, at approximately 8:31 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak made a traffic stop in the 4700 block of Taft. The 21-year-old female driver was issued a citation for No Drivers License and Speeding.

On Saturday November 24, at approximately 12:25 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry made a traffic stop in the 900 block of Central Frwy. Access Road. The juvenile male driver and a juvenile male passenger were issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday November 241, at approximately 2:17 am, Deputy Caleb Myers responded to the 3100 block of Lawrence Road to assist Lieutenant Greg Wilson with a traffic stop. Upon arrival, the 34-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

On Sunday November 25, at approximately 4:10 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez, Deputy Caleb Myers and Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 400 block of Dove Lane in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject broke a window on the residence and stole a magnetic sign.

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 19, 2018

On Friday November 16, at approximately 7:42 am, Deputy Brett Brasher and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 1200 block of Broad to serve and arrest warrant. Upon arrival, a 33-year-old female and a 38-year-old male were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. The female was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and an outstanding warrant for Bond Forfeiture-Fail to Identify, Fugitive intent give false information. The male was charged with six outstanding warrants for No Drivers License in Possession, Surety Off Bond-Wrong, Fictitious, Altered or Obscured Insignia, Surety Off Bond-Fail to Identify, Bond Revocation-Possession of a Controlled Substance-PG 2 over one gram under four grams, Bond Revocation-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four grams under 200 grams and Bond Revocation-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams.

On Monday November 19, at approximately 11:00 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy James Griffith receive information that a white Chrysler Town and County Van that was occupied by two subjects were wanted for a bank robbery in Pueblo Colorado and may be travelling on U.S. 287. At approximately 11:21 am, they observed the vehicle travelling East on U.S. 287 near Burnett Ranch Road. They attempted to stop the vehicle in a parking lot located at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 368. The vehicle fled the scene and was pursued through several residential streets in Iowa Park, and then into several rural areas of Wichita County. The vehicle was finally stopped in the 1600 block of Missile Road. The 36-year-old male driver and a 40-year-old female passenger were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. The driver was charged with Evading Arrest or Detention with Vehicle and three outstanding warrants for Robbery, Burglary and Larceny. The female was charged with an outstanding warrant for Robbery. 

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 15, 2018

On Tuesday November 13, at approximately 9:29 pm, Corporal Jeff Lee observed a vehicle parked in the 8600 block of Seymour Hwy. The subject driving the vehicle had been involved in a disturbance a short time earlier in the evening. The 33-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Tuesday November 13, at approximately 6:30 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to the 5000 block of Jacksboro Hwy. to serve a Mental Commitment Order. Upon arrival, a 60-year-old female was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Red River Hospital and was admitted.

On Tuesday November 13, at approximately 10:21 am, Deputy Eric Jerrols and Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 7500 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Forgery. Upon arrival, a 45-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Forgery and two outstanding warrants for Forgery and Criminal Trespass.

On Wednesday November 14, at approximately 7:07 pm, Corporal Jeff Lee, Deputy Jason Vandygriff, Deputy Brian Koschak, Deputy Christopher Bashford and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 100 block of Southgate Garden in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, two subjects were barred from the property.

On Wednesday November 14, at approximately 5:18 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 3000 block of F.M. 369 South in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a juvenile female had run away from the residence after a verbal disturbance.

On Wednesday November 14, at approximately 12:15 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry, Deputy Caleb Myers, Deputy Josh Hernandez and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to a structure fire on Wellington Lane. The fire was ruled to be accidental and was put out by Wichita West Volunteer Fire Department.

On Wednesday November 14, at approximately 7:21 am, Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 11000 block of F.M. 368 South in reference to a Criminal Mischief. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject cut two tires on his vehicle.

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 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.