Daily Crime Brief, August 17, 2020

On Thursday August 13, at approximately 11:06 pm, Deputy Jorge Ramirez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Fillmore and Ave D.  The 29-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday August 14, at approximately 7:32 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 600 block of Gresham Road in reference to a Runaway Child.  Upon arrival, the juvenile was located and released to the legal guardian.

On Friday August 14, at approximately 6:10 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Jorge Ramirez responded to the 1600 block of 13th Street in reference to a Police Investigation.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that two subjects entered the residence and stole several items and his vehicle, a 1999 Toyota Camry.

On Saturday August 15, at approximately 11:03 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 2300 block of Jacksboro Hwy. in reference to a stolen vehicle.  Upon arrival, a vehicle which had been reported stolen was recovered.

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.

Daily Crime Brief August 13, 2020

On August 12, 2020 at approximately 6:02 p.m., Deputies were dispatched to the area of North Texas State Hospital in reference to a possible escape from the facility.  The subject was located by authorities and returned to the facility without incident.

On August 12, 2020 at approximately 1:12 p.m., Deputies were dispatched to the 3300 block of FM 368 South in reference to a possible deceased person.  Upon arrival, a female subject was found by first responders to be unresponsive.  The subject is believed to have died by natural causes.

On August 13, 2020 at approximately 12:32 a.m., Deputy Darrell Waddleton conducted a traffic stop in the area Kell Boulevard and Galveston Street.  A 42 year old female passenger was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and released. 

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 940-766-8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, August 12, 2020

On Monday August 10, at approximately 10:00 am, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop at the intersection of F.M. 369 and Hawes Road.  The 18-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 2 over four grams under four hundred grams.

On Monday August 10, at approximately 7:55 pm, Deputy Justin Mitchell observed an Assault in Progress in the 3100 block of Lawrence Road.  The Wichita Falls Police Department was contracted and upon their arrival, the investigation was turned over to them.

On Tuesday August 11, at approximately 11:15 am, Deputy Justin Mitchell responded to I-44 to assist the Wichita Falls Police Department who was in pursuit of a stolen vehicle.  As the vehicle crossed the Red River Bridge into Oklahoma, a PIT Maneuver was performed and the vehicle was stopped.

On Tuesday August 11, at approximately 9:51 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Matthew Ferguson attempted to stop a vehicle at the intersection of Loop 11 and North Beverly.  The vehicle was finally stopped in the 3100 block of Iowa Park Road.  The 21-year-old male driver, a 22-year-old female passenger and a 22-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged with Evading Arrest/Detention with a vehicle, Tampering/Fabricating Physical Evidence, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and two outstanding warrants for Fail to Stop and No Driver License.  The two passenger were charged with Tampering/Fabricating Physical Evidence and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four hundred grams.

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.

Daily Crime Brief August 7, 2020

On August 5, 2020 deputies were dispatched to the 2500 block of FM 369 South in reference to a check welfare.  Upon arrival deputies spoke with a female subject who stated everything was ok. 

On August 6, 2020 at approximately 11:58 p.m., Deputy Jorge Ramirez responded to the 2100 block of FM 369 South in reference to a disturbance.  Upon arrival, the reporting party stated a female subject came to the residence and caused a disturbance.  The 34 year old female subject was barred from the property and released. 

On August 6, 2020 at approximately 10:42 p.m., Deputy Hunter Deason conducted a traffic stop in the area of Central Freeway and Maurine Street.  The 19 year old male driver and 31 year old male passenger were placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. They are being charged with Possession of a Substance in Penalty Group 2 Over 4g Less than 400g.

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 940-766-8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, August 3, 2020

On Friday July 31, at approximately 2:45 pm, Deputy Greg Anderson responded to the 4000 block of Featherston in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she was bitten by a dog while riding her bicycle in the 2100 block of River Road.

On Saturday August 1, at approximately 10:58 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kemp and Ave E.  The 27-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.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, July 24, 2020

On Monday July 20, at approximately 3:30 pm, Deputy Greg Anderson made a traffic stop at the intersection of North Beverly and Euel.  The 31-year-old male driver was found to have a wrong, fictitious, altered or obscured registration displayed on the vehicle.

On Wednesday July 22, at approximately 8:00 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 700 block of Mesa in reference to a Threat.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had been assaulted and threatened by a family member.

On Thursday July 23, at approximately 10:51 pm, Deputy Jorge Ramirez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Hampstead and Kemp.  The 21-year-old male driver 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 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.

Daily Crime Brief July 16, 2020

On July 14, 2020, at approximately 11:58 a.m., Deputy Brett Brasher was responded to the 1300 block of Clover Lane.  Upon arrival the reporting party stated she witnessed a white male assaulting a white female.  After a short foot pursuit the suspect, a 40 year old male, was placed under arrest.  The victim, a 44 year old female, stated the male struck her in the face several times.  The male was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and is being charged with Assault Family Violence Causing Injury and Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1 less than 1 gram. 

On July 15, 2020, at approximately 10:24 p.m., Lieutenant Greg Wilson located an abandoned vehicle at the East Road underpass of Interstate 44.  The vehicle did not have a valid registration and had a wrong registration sticker displayed.  The vehicle was impounded to prevent the consequences of theft. 

On July 15, 2020, at approximately 7:31 p.m., Deputy Jorge Ramirez and Corporal Jason Vandygriff were dispatched to the 1400 block of Highway 79 North in reference to a possible criminal trespass.  Upon arrival, the reporting party stated he wanted two males barred from the property.  A barred persons report was completed and the two male subjects were released from the scene. 

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 940-766-8254. 

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. 

Daily Crime Brief, July 10, 2020

On Wednesday July 8, at approximately 3:56 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the Iowa Park Police Department in reference to an Assault that occurred in the 2200 block of F.M. 1206.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had been assaulted by a family member.

On Wednesday July 8, at approximately 7:32 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford and Deputy Josh McGuinn to the 2300 block of F.M. 368 in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a 16 foot tandem flatbed trailer containing a pallet of rye grass, 8 rolls of wire, t-posst, a t-post driver and wire stretchers.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, July 8, 2020

On Tuesday July 7, at approximately 8:20 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 1000 block of Wesley Drive in reference to a Civil Matter.  Upon arrival, a 40-year-old female was barred from the property.

On Tuesday July 7, at approximately 6:02 pm, Deputy Hunter McCain responded to the 3400 block of Old Electra Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that they gave a subject $3,250.00 as a down payment to build a storm shelter.  The Reporting Person reported that the subject never returned to start the work.

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.

Daily Crime Brief, June 23, 2020

On Saturday June 20, at approximately 4:48 pm, Deputy Brett Brasher responded to the 1000 block of Central Frwy. East in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a Juvenile male was barred from the property.

On Monday June 22, at approximately 11:32 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Loop 11.  The 17-year-old male driver was issued citations for No Drivers License, Running Stop Sign and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Monday June 22, at approximately 7:40 am, Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the 2500 block of Wranglers Retreat in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) stole the front registration plate from his vehicle.

On Monday June 22, at approximately 7:40 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson, Deputy Aaron Perkins, Deputy J.J. Hernandez and Deputy Hunter McCain responded to the 2300 block of Bridwell Road in reference to a possible drowning.  Upon arrival, a juvenile female was found unresponsive and deputies began performing CPR.  The child was transported to United Regional Health by American Medical Response Ambulance and was pronounced deceased at the Emergency Room at 8:34 pm.  The child apparently climbed a ladder going to the above ground pool and fell in.  The drowning is under investigation by the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division.

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.