Daily Crime Brief, March 6, 2019

On Sunday March 3, at approximately 9:08 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop at the intersection of F.M. 369 and Haws Road.  The 51-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 over one gram under four grams and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams.

On Monday March 4, at approximately 1:02 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 8500 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, a 54-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence.

On Monday March 4, at approximately 11:35 am, Corporal Jeff Penney responded to the 7400 block of Central Frwy. in reference to a Medical Call.  Upon arrival, a 27-year-old male was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response Ambulance for a leg injury.

On Tuesday March 5, at approximately 12:16 am, Deputy Roy Biter and Deputy Hunter McCain made a traffic stop at the intersection of Sullivan and Redwood.  The 31-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-Enhanced.

On Tuesday March 5, at approximately 12:37 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Lake Park Drive and Quail Springs.  The 32-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated-2nd Offense.

On Wednesday March 6, at approximately 12:19 am, Deputy Aaron Perkins checked on an individual in the 300 block of East Scott.  The 22-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Public Intoxication.

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. g