On Tuesday August 7, at approximately 2:32 am, Corporal Jeff Lee made a traffic stop in the 8100 block of Seymour Hwy. The 40-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 Tuesday August 7, at approximately 9:32 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of I-44 and S.H. 240. The 34-year-old female driver was issued citations for Driving While License Invalid and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility. The vehicle was impounded.
On Wednesday August 8, at approximately 2:00 pm, Deputy Amanda Price responded to 900 7th Street in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject stole her identifying information during a computer scam.
THE NEXT WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CITIZEN’S ACADEMY STARTS ON SEPTEMBER 6.
The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s academy is fourteen weeks long and is held every Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. It is free of charged and is great way to learn about all of the inner workings of your Sheriff’s Office. For more information, contact Deputy Melvin Joyner at 940-766-8100, ext. 8676 or Deputy Brien Conner at 940-766-8100, ext. 8678. You can go on line to print off an application at www.wichitacountysheriffsoffice.org.
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