Daily Crime Brief, December 26, 2018

On Saturday December 22, at approximately 5:46 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop in the 1400 block of 9th Street.  The 21-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office and was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and an outstanding warrant for Capias Pro Fine-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces in a Drug Free Zone.

On Saturday December 22, at approximately 12:00 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel and Deputy Eric Jerrols responded to the 1300 block of Martin Luther King Blvd. to serve an arrest warrant.  Upon arrival, the 22-year-old male suspect fled the residence on foot.  The subject was located a short time later back at the residence.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Evading Arrest or Detention, Resisting Arrest or Detention and three outstanding warrants for Aggravated Assault, Bond Forfeiture-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces in a Drug Free Zone and Aggravated Assault/Family Violence.

On Saturday December 22, at approximately 10:27 am, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Vermont.  The 41-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Expired Drivers License and Ran Red Light.

On Saturday December 22, at approximately 1:41 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry responded to the 5000 block of Miriam Lane in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that three subjects stole a 2012 Jeep Wrangler from the driveway of the residence.

On Saturday December 22, at approximately 11:11 pm, Deputy Roy Biter and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to the 8000 block of S.H. 258 in reference to a Medical Call.  Upon arrival, a 63-year-old male was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response Ambulance.

On Sunday December 23, at approximately 9:01 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop at the intersection of Jacksboro Hwy. and Glendale.  The 57-year-old male driver and a 38-year-old female passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged with three outstanding warrants for two counts of Speeding and No Drivers License in Possession.  The female was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and two outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Theft over $50.00 under $500.00 and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 under 28 grams.

On Sunday December 23, at approximately 12:03 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez and Deputy James Griffith responded to the 100 block of Mesa in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 35-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Terroristic Threat.

On Tuesday December 25, at approximately 6:37 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 3200 block of Van Horn Road in reference to a Disturbance.

On Tuesday December 25, at approximately 9:34 am, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop in the 4500 block of Kell West.  The 26-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 and Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon.

On Tuesday December 25, at approximately 9:40 am, Deputy Eric Jerrols made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Rifle Range Road.  The 26-year-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, Money Laundering over $2,500.00 under $30,000.00 and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams.

On Wednesday December 26, at approximately 11:00 am, Deputy Amanda Price responded to 900 7th Street in reference to Harassment.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that two subject were sending unwanted multiple text and calls from two subjects.

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. t