Daily Crime Brief, August 8, 2019

On Friday August 2, at approximately 8:26 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop at the intersection of Lincoln and Scott.  The 58-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Motion to Revoke-Possession of a Controlled Substance and Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday August 3, at approximately 3:28 am, Deputy Hunter McCain checked on a subject walking in the 3800 block of Business 287.  The 36-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Public Intoxication and Resisting Arrest, Search or Transportation.

On Saturday August 3, at approximately 1:23 am, Deputy Daniel Jacobson made a traffic stop at the intersection of 6th and Holliday.  The 54-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated with Previous Conviction.

On Sunday August 4, at approximately 12:47 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez made a traffic stop on South Red River Expressway near the I-44 entrance ramp.  The 36-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 Driving While Intoxicated and the passenger was charged with Public Intoxication.

On Sunday August 4, at approximately 12:42 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry, Deputy Christopher Bashford and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to the 8600 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a single vehicle rollover accident.  Upon arrival, the vehicle was found unoccupied and the driver could not be located.  The vehicle was found to have been reported stolen out of Wichita Falls.

On Monday August 5, at approximately 8:02 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Sheppard Access Road.  The 20-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Tuesday August 6, at approximately 12:14 am, Deputy Aaron Perkins made a traffic stop at the intersection of Ave R and Buchanan.  The 24-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

On Wednesday August 7, at approximately 8:16 pm, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 5300 block of Professional Drive in reference to a Barred Person.  Upon arrival, a 21-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Criminal Trespass and two outstanding warrants for Speeding and Expired Motor Vehicle Registration.

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. 

David Duke, Sheriff

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. n(e)