Two large drug busts for Wichita County Deputy in one day

On Wednesday February 13, at approximately 5:30 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Midway Church Road.  The 23-year-old male driver, Javier Munoz Jr., 6-27-95, was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and charged with Possession of Marijuana over five pounds under fifty pounds and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams. 

On Wednesday February 13, at approximately 1:56 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and S.H. 25.  The 29-year-old male driver, Zaquarius Terell Reese, 5-27-89, was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and charged with Possession of Marijuana over five pounds under fifty pounds and Unlawful Carry of a Weapon.  Seven pounds of marijuana was seized.

Daily Crime Brief, February 14, 2019

On Monday February 11, at approximately 5:17 pm, A Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 2384.  A 22-year-old male, a 19-year-old male, a 21-year-old male and another 22-year-old male were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The 22-year-old male was charged with Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams, Money Laundering over $2,500.00 under $30,000.00 and Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.  The other three males were charged with Manufacturing/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams and Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Tuesday February 12, at approximately 1:00 pm, Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 2700 block of F.M. 369 South in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that four subjects entered the property and stole a stock trailer, a flatbed trailer and a four wheeler.

On Wednesday February 13, at approximately 11:02 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 1200 block of Lentz Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that several tools were taken from a shop at the residence.

On Wednesday February 13, at approximately 1:56 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and S.H. 25.  The 29-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana over five pounds under fifty pounds and Unlawful Carry of a Weapon.  Seven pounds of marijuana was seized.

On Wednesday February 13, at approximately 5:30 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Midway Church Road.  The 23-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana over five pounds under fifty pounds and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams.

THE NEXT WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CITIZEN’S ACADEMY WILL START ON THURSDAY MARCH 14.  The free fourteen week class is held every Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Learn all of the inner workings of your Sherriff’s Office.  For more information, contact Deputy Melvin Joyner at 940-766-8100, ext. 8676.

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.

Large drug bust on Wichita Highway

On Monday February 11, at approximately 1:40 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop on U.S. 287 near Burnett Ranch Road.  A Wichita County K-9 Deputy made a positive alert to the vehicle during a free air sniff around the vehicle indicating the presence of narcotics.  82.8 pounds of marijuana was seized.  The 27-year-old male driver, Jerry Trent Harris, was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of marijuana over fifty pounds under two thousand pounds.

Daily Crime Brief, February 11, 2019

On Wednesday February 6, at approximately 9:20 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to the 100 block of Aberdeen in reference to a Check Welfare.  Upon arrival, the 63-year-old female was found attempting to commit suicide.  She was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response and was then transferred to Red River Hospital for a Medical Evaluation.

On Thursday February 7, at approximately 4:41 pm, Deputy James Griffith responded to the 700 block of Wellington Lane in reference to a Hit and Run Accident.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person struck his mailbox with a vehicle.

On Thursday February 7, at approximately 2:40 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Maurine.  The 28-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Violation of a Protective Order.

On Friday February 8, at approximately 9:07 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson made a traffic stop at the intersection of Jacksboro Hwy. and Amber Joy.  A 20-year-old female passenger and a 20-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center,  The female was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams, Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and Forgery.  The male was charged with three outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces, Capias Pro Fine-No Drivers License and Capias Pro Fine-Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

On Friday February 8, at approximately 9:10 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kell and Holliday.  The 26-year-old male driver was found not to have a current drivers license or insurance.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Saturday February 9, at approximately 12:33 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Central Frwy.  The 33-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with three counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2, two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 and Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Saturday February 9, at approximately 11:06 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck checked on an abandoned vehicle at the intersection of S.H. 258 and F.M. 368.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Saturday February 9, at approximately 7:46 pm, Deputy Erick Jerrols made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. near Scotland Park.  The 23-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with four outstanding warrants for two counts of Bond Forfeiture-Fail to Identify-Fugitive-Intent to give false information, Speeding and No Drivers License in Possession.

On Saturday February 9, at approximately 11:30 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell checked on an unoccupied vehicle in the 1100 block of Daniels Road.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Saturday February 9, at approximately 8:20 am, Deputy Joshua McGuinn responded to the 900 block of Pecanway in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a 1998 blue Toyota Avalon.

On Saturday February 9, at approximately 5:40 pm, Deputy James Griffith made a traffic stop on Professional north of Greenbriar.  The 43-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 Sunday February 10, at approximately 8:10 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Harrison and Ave. F.  The 27-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

THE NEXT WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CITIZEN’S ACADEMY WILL START ON THURSDAY MARCH 14.  The free fourteen week class is held every Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Learn all of the inner workings of your Sherriff’s Office.  For more information, contact Deputy Melvin Joyner at 940-766-8100, ext. 8676.

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, February 4, 2019

On Friday February 1, at approximately 3:59 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to the 2800 block of Central Frwy. in reference to a Suspicious Vehicle.  Upon arrival, the 40-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Unlawful Carrying of Weapon.

On Friday February 1, at approximately 8:33 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols made a traffic stop in the 5500 block of Professional Drive.  The 25-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.

On Friday February 1, at approximately 2:51 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 9300 block of Sandy Road 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 Saturday February 2, at approximately 9:38 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop in the 4300 block of Jacksboro Hwy.  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 License Invalid.

On Saturday February 2, at approximately 1:03 am, Deputy Daniel Jacobson made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and City View Drive.  The 35-year-old male driver and a 38-year-old male passenger were 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.  The passenger was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams.

On Saturday February 2, at approximately 4:05 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the intersection of Business 287 and F.M. 1739 in reference to the recovery of a stolen vehicle.  Upon arrival, a stolen 2001 Dodge Ram pickup was recovered.

On Sunday February 3, at approximately 4:37 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 5900 block of Sisk Road in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) had entered his residence and stole $9,100.00 in property.

On Sunday February 3, at approximately 3:00 pm, Deputy James Griffith responded to the 3100 block of Iowa Park Road to serve an outstanding warrant.  Upon arrival, a 48-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Fail to Identify-Fugitive From Justice, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 and four outstanding warrants for Bond Forfeiture-Credit Card or Debit Card Abuse, Surety Off Bond/Bond Forfeiture-Criminal Trespass, Bond Forfeiture/Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 over 28 grams and Bond Forfeiture-Theft of property over $100.00 enhanced.

On Sunday February 3, at approximately 5:30 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 3100 block of Midwestern Pkwy. in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, a juvenile male and a juvenile female were barred from the property.

On Sunday February 3, at approximately 9:08 am, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Peterson Road.  The 38-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 1 under one gram.

On Sunday February 3, at approximately 2:48 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry made a traffic stop in the 9000 block of Jacksboro Hwy.  The 30-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 Monday February 4, at approximately 12:49 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford assisted Archer County Deputies with a Pursuit that was entering Wichita County.  The vehicle was stopped on North 1st Street in Scotland Park.  The male driver was arrested by Archer County Deputies.

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. a

Daily Crime Brief, February 1, 2019

On Thursday February 1, at approximately 6:30 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the Iowa Park Police Department in reference to an assault that occurred in the 1600 block of F.M. 367 East. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he had been assaulted by a family member.

On Thursday February 1, at approximately 10:15 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 8000 block of Tica in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) had stolen prescription medication from her residence.

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.