Daily Crime Brief, July 1, 2019

On Friday June 28, at approximately 7:51 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Huntington Lane.  The 33-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 and an outstanding warrant for Speeding.  He was also issued a citation for speeding.

On Friday June 28, at approximately 9:15 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and 10th Street.  The 58-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 Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday June 28, at approximately 7:52 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of 9th and Denver.  Two credit cards were seized from the 21-year-old male for Preventing Consequences of Theft.

On Saturday June 29, at approximately 11:00 am, Corporal Jeff Penney and Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the intersection of F.M. 1739 and U.S. 287 in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and damaged a fuel tank on a vehicle while stealing diesel fuel.  The Reporting Person was able to show camera footage of the suspect vehicle and the suspect.  A short time later Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop on the suspect vehicle at the intersection of F.M. 1739 and U.S. 287.  The 33-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Criminal Mischief over $750.00 under $2,500.00.

On Saturday June 29, at approximately 2:15 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford made a traffic stop in the 3400 block of McNiel.  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 3rd Offense.

On Sunday June 30, at approximately 12:47 am, Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Jacksboro Hwy.  The 45-year-old male driver was issued citations for Unregistered Motor Vehicle and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

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. ta = this