Daily Crime Brief, August 20, 2019

On Sunday August 18, at approximately 1:17 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Sean Bigham responded to the 5300 block of River Road in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) pried open a door to his shop and stole several items.

On Sunday August 18, at approximately 9:20 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop in the 2100 block of Maurine.  The 22-yar-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday August 18, at approximately 11:42 am, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop at the intersection of 9th and Van Buren.  The 36-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Monday August 19, at approximately 8:49 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to a unoccupied vehicle that had been abandoned next to the roadway in the 7800 block of Seymour Hwy.  Upon arrival, the vehicle was impounded.

On Monday August 19. At approximately 12:41 am, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop in the 800 block of Brook.  The 47-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Manufacture and Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four grams under two hundred grams, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon and Theft of a Firearm.

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.