Daily Crime Brief, May 8, 2019

On Saturday May 4, at approximately 11:50 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel, Corporal Jeff Penney, Deputy Amanda Ward and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 300 block of F.M. 369 North in reference to a Structure Fire.  Upon arrival, the fire was found to have been put out.  A female resident was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response for minor burns.

On Sunday May 5, at approximately 1:47 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Jacksboro and Cynthia.  The 32-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Evading Arrest with a Weapon.

On Monday May 6, at approximately 10:21 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop in the 1300 block of 7th Street.  The 23-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 an outstanding warrant for Parole Violation.  The passenger was charged with an outstanding warrant for Criminal Trespass.

On Tuesday May 7, at approximately 9:26 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn and Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the 500 block of Rifle Range Road in reference to a Deceased Person.  Upon arrival, a 67-year-old male was found deceased of Natural Causes.

On Wednesday May 8, at approximately 2:36 am, Deputy Hunter McCain made a traffic stop at the intersection of Maplewood and East Montgomery Place.  The 21-year-old female driver and a 19-year-old female passenger were issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Wednesday May 8, at approximately 8:53 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 2100 block of Harding for a check welfare of a subject walking next to the roadway.

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.