Daily Crime Brief, January 21, 2019

On Thursday January 17, at approximately 5:00 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson stopped an individual that was walking in the 900 block of Lamar.  The 37-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Public Intoxication.

On Friday January 18, at approximately 1:16 am, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Wolcott.  A 30-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Ran Red Light and No Drivers License in Possession.

On Friday January 18, at approximately 4:25 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to the 400 block of E. Harrison in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had been assaulted while travelling in a vehicle at the intersection of F.M. 1813 and F.M. 368.

On Friday January 18, at approximately 12:20 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 3400 block of Hammon Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject entered the residence and stole a 50” flat screen television.

On Friday January 18, at approximately 3:17 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 3400 block of Hammon Road to assist Adult Protective Services with a Crisis Assessment.  Upon arrival, a 74-year-old male was transported to the North Texas State Hospital for a medical evaluation.

On Saturday January 19, at approximately 3:40 pm, Deputy Erick Jerrols made a traffic stop at the intersection of Marin Luther King and 4th Street.  The 23-year-old male driver was found not to have a drivers license.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Saturday January 19, at approximately 4:24 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop in the 2400 block of 9th Street.  The 57-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.

On Saturday January 19, at approximately 11:34 pm, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop in the 1900 block of Iowa Park Road.  The 24-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 Saturday January 19, at approximately 11:14 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Lake Park Drive.  The 22-year-old male driver was issued citations for Expired Registration and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday January 19, at approximately 12:43 am, Deputy Aaron Perkins made a traffic stop in the 3100 block of Midwestern Pkwy.  The 21-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday January 20, at approximately 12:55 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 1500 block of U.S. 287 in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered a storage building and went through several boxes that were stored inside.

On Monday January 21, at approximately 10:53 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 1600 block of McGregor.  The 21-year-old male driver was issued citations for Ran Red Light and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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.