Daily Crime Brief, April 12, 2019

On Thursday April 11, at approximately 8:25 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop at the intersection of Galveston and Bluff.  The 34-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 Thursday April 11, at approximately 6:11 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Darrell Waddleton responded to the 2200 block of Syble Lane in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she and another person had been assaulted by a subject.  A 34-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault Causing Bodily Injury.

On Friday April 12, at approximately 2:42 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry, Corporal Kristian Valdez, Deputy Brett Brasher, Deputy Christopher Bashford and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to the intersection of Horseshoe Lake Road and Haws Road in reference to a Robbery.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he gave three persons a ride and when they reached the intersection of Horseshoe Lake Road and Horseshoe Bend Estates, he was told to get out of the vehicle at gun point.  The subjects then drove off.  The vehicle was located a short time later on Seymour Road.

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 940-766-8100, ext. 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. l