Daily Crime Brief, February 4, 2021

On Tuesday February 2, at approximately 10:15 am, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop at the intersection of Grant and Ave C.  A 34-year-old male exited the vehicle and fled on foot.  The male has seven outstanding warrants for his arrest.

On Wednesday February 3, at approximately 6:35 am, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 1300 block of S.H. 79 North in reference to a Burglary of a Motor Vehicle.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered his property and stole a Benjamin Pneumatic air rifle from his unlocked vehicle.

On Thursday February 4, at approximately 2:11 am, Deputy Hunter Deason checked on an unoccupied vehicle on F.M. 1177 east of Willis Road.  The vehicle was found to be unlocked.  It was impounded after the registered owner could not be contacted.

On Thursday February 4, at approximately 12:10 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 3600 block of Maplewood.  The 21-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, January 29, 2021

On Friday January 29, at approximately 12:19 am, Sergeant Jeff Lee attempted to stop a vehicle on Kell East between Allendale and Barnett Road.  Spikes strips were deployed on Kell East between Fairway and McNiel.  The vehicle was stopped at the McNiel exit ramp.  The 37-year-odl male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Evading Arrest/Detention with a motor vehicle.

On Saturday January 30, at approximately 1:49 pm, Deputy Mathew Ferguson made a traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Rhea Road.  A 21-year-old female passenger was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Criminal Mischief.

On Sunday January 31, at approximately 6:00 pm, Deputy Matthew Ferguson responded to 1600 Eleventh in reference to a male subject that had been transported to the hospital from the 3300 block of Clover Road.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that the subject may have ingested some lawn chemical in an attempt to harm himself.

On Sunday January 31, at approximately 3:55 pm, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop at the intersection of 11th and Harrison.  A 22-year-old female passenger was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance and Violation of a Court Order.

On Monday February 1, at approximately 10:53 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kemp and Ave. J.  The 45-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 Surety off Bond/Motion to Revoke-Driving While License Invalid with previous conviction.

On Monday February 1, at approximately 1:07 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop at the intersection of Denver and 11th.  A 27-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Violation of a Court Order/Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity.

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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, January 27, 2021

On Monday January 25, at approximately 9:02 am, Deputy Brett Brasher responded to the 1600 block of Wigley Road in reference to a medical call.  Upon arrival, a 67-year-old male was pronounced deceased of natural causes.

On Tuesday January 26, at approximately 8:03 pm, Sergeant Cole McGarry, Deputy Aaron Perkins and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 2800 block of McGregor to serve a felony arrest warrant.  Upon arrival a 26-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with three outstanding warrants for two counts of Surety off Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram and Assault Causing Bodily Injury.

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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, January 25, 2021

On Friday January 22, at approximately 12:01 am, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Professional.  While checking warrants on the 41-year-old male driver, he fled the scene southbound on Professional.  The driver crashed into a gated fence on Jentsch Road.  He was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  He was charged with Evading Arrest/Detention with a motor vehicle, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four grams under two hundred grams, Forgery and two outstanding warrants for Parole Violation and Theft from Elderly.

On Friday January 22, at approximately 7:21 pm, Deputy Darrell Waddleton responded to the 7700 block of Headquarters Road in reference to a Deceased Person.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he found a relative deceased in his residence.  A 77-year-old male was pronounced deceased of natural causes.

On Saturday January 23, at approximately 10:23 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Sheppard Access Road.  The 37-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday January 23, at approximately 1:07 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 2500 block of Kell East.  The 19-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday January 23, at approximately 1:07 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 3300 block of Kemp.  The 18-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday January 23, at approximately 1:15 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 3100 block of Kemp.  A 26-year-old female passenger was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, January 21, 2021

On Tuesday January 19, at approximately 9:41 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of 11th and Scott.  The 51-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Driving While License Invalid.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Tuesday January 19, at approximately 8:25 am, Deputy Phillip Morris responded to the 100 block of Mesa Road in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that his horse was attacked by a neighbor’s dog.

On Wednesday January 20, at approximately 9:07 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon responded to the 2000 block of Pecanway in reference to a Structure Fire.  Upon arrival, an exterior section of the residence had been burned.  The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Arson Investigators.

On Wednesday January 20, at approximately 9:02 pm, Deputy Jorge Ramirez made a traffic stop at the intersection of 5th and Scott.  A 19-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with a Parole Violation and two outstanding warrants for Robbery.  He was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Wednesday January 20, at approximately 7:00 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason took a forgery report that occurred in the 7500 block of Seymour Hwy.  The Reporting Person reported that a subject forged a check in amount of $600.00 on his account.

On Wednesday January 20, at approximately 2:11 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 2000 block of Hampton in reference to a Credit/Debit Card Abuse.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) made several unauthorized purchases using her debit card.

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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, January 19, 2021

On Friday January 15, at approximately 1:09 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 4200 block of Krohn road in reference to a Criminal Trespass.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person barred a 63-year-old male and 38-year-old male from the property.

On Friday January 15, at approximately 8:00 am, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal responded to the 4700 block of Barnett Road in reference to a juvenile male threatening to harm himself.  The subject was transported to his residence and released to a legal guardian.

On Friday January 15, at approximately 12:56 am, Deputy Darrell Waddleton responded to the 5200 block of S.H. 25 North in reference to a Criminal Mischief.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a family member damaged several items in the residence and then drove off.  The 19-year-old male was located in the vicinity and 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 January 16, at approximately 11:05 pm, Deputy Sean Bigham made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kemp and Ave T.  The subject fled the scene and was last seen headed west on Ave. T. 

On Saturday January 16, at approximately 5:50 pm, Sgt. Cole McGarry and Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 14000 block of Kamay Road in reference to an ATV accident.  The accident was located on West Ferguson in Archer County.  A male was pronounced deceased.  The accident is being investigated by the Texas Department of Public Safety.

On Sunday January 17, at approximately 10:56 pm, Deputy Sean Bigham, Deputy Hunter McCain and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 300 block of West Texas to assist the Iowa Park Police Department with an Assault Family Violence.  Upon arrival, a 23-year-old male was placed under arrest by Iowa Park Police.

On Monday January 18, at approximately 8:54 pm, Deputy Sean Bigham and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 800 block of Rathgeber in reference to a Check Welfare.  Upon arrival, a 63-year-old male was found deceased.  It appeared the male died from natural causes.

On Monday January 18, at approximately 12:05 pm, Deputy Amanda Ward attempted to make a traffic stop at the intersection of 9th and Denver.  The 17-year-old male was finally stopped in the alley in the 1800 block of Huff.  He was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  He was charged with Evading Arrest/Detention with vehicle, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and an outstanding warrant for Violation of a Court Order-Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity.

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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, January 14, 2021

On Tuesday January 12, at approximately 5:50 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop on U.S. 287 near Maurine Street.  The 25-year-old male driver, a 28-year-old male passenger and a 30-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of Marijuana over five pounds under fifty pounds.  The driver was also charged with Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon.  Forty pounds of Marijuana was seized.

On Wednesday January 13, at approximately 7:21 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon responded to the Electra Memorial Hospital in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she was assaulted by a subject while at I-44 and Bacon Switch Road.

On Wednesday January 13, at approximately 6:51 pm, Hunter Deason responded to the 500 block of Wellington Lane in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that there was a disturbance caused by a juvenile prior to Deputies arrival.  The Reporting Person also reported that an unknown person(s) stole prescription medications from the residence.

On Wednesday January 13, at approximately 9:32 am, J.J. Hernandez responded to the 3100 block of Borton Lane in reference to a subject in possession of marijuana.  Upon arrival, the juvenile male was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. 

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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, January 13, 2021

On Sunday January 10, at approximately 3:40 pm, Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the 1600 block of 1177 in reference to a Police Investigation.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he was having a dispute over a property line with a neighbor.

On Monday January 11, at approximately 18:28 pm, Deputy Hunter McCain responded to the 3000 block of Watts Road in reference to a Threat.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person made threats to her and her husband on a social media account.

On Tuesday January 12, at approximately 3:56 pm, Deputy Phillip Morris made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kemp and Ave M.  The 29-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Tuesday January 12, at approximately 11:15 pm, Deputy Matthew Ferguson made a traffic stop in the 2600 block of Southwest Parkway.  The 19-year-old-male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 and two outstanding warrants for Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 under one gram. 

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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, January 11, 2021

On Friday January 8, at approximately 11:28 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 700 block of East Scott.  The 56-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 Forgery.  He was also issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday January 9, at approximately 12:58 am, Deputy Jorge Ramirez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Sheppard Access Road.  The 27-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 Saturday January 9, at approximately 9:40 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 2800 block of Iowa Park Road.  The 25-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four grams under 200 grams and Unlawful Possession of a Weapon.

On Saturday January 9, at approximately 1:31 pm, Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the intersection of River Road and Cameron Lane in reference to an unoccupied vehicle.  Upon arrival, the vehicle was found to have been stolen out of Tennessee.

On Saturday January 9, at approximately 11:42 am, Deputy Phillip Morris responded to the 4500 block of Jacksboro Hwy. in reference to a subject with outstanding warrants.  Upon arrival a 48-year-old female and a 64-year-old female were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The 48-year-old was charged with an outstanding warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 under 28 grams.  The 64-year-old was charged with an outstanding warrant for Theft of Property over $500.00 under $1,500.00 and was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday January 10, at approximately 11:29 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the intersection of S.H. 240 and Old Lake Road in reference to a check welfare.  Upon arrival, he observed a male walking in the roadway.  The male took off running and ran into a residence located in the 15000 block of S.H. 240.  The 37-year-old male was located hiding in a closet.  He was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  He was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1.

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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, January 8, 2021

On Monday January 4, at approximately 3:34 pm, Corporal Kristian Valdez responded to East Lalk Road west of Moeller Road in reference to a Criminal Mischief.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a vehicle caused damaged to bar ditch.

On Wednesday January 6, at approximately 9:08 pm, Deputy Johnny Routon responded to the 5000 block of Crown Lane in reference to a Fraud.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he had been the victim of a telephone scam in the amount of $500.00.

On Thursday January 7, at approximately 5:32 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the intersection of Burkburnett Road and Bacon Switch Road in reference to a female standing near the roadway.  Upon arrival, the 37-year-old female was transported to the North Texas State Hospital for a medical evaluation.

On Thursday January 7, at approximately 9:30 am, Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the 2100 block of Ave. H in reference to a Harassment.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject has been making harassing telephone calls and sending her harassing text messages.

On Thursday January 7, at approximately 12:39 am, Deputy Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 2600 block of Jacksboro Hwy.  The 36-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

ollidaHTHE 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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.