Daily Crime Brief, February 18, 2020

On Thursday February 13, at approximately 9:17 am, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 4100 block of Burkburnett Road in reference to a Criminal Mischief that occurred in the 5500 block of Reilly Road.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) shot out the rear windows on the doors of her vehicle.

On Saturday February 15, at approximately 10:49 pm, Sergeant Jeff Lee, Deputy Hunter McCain and Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 5800 block of U.S. 287 West in reference to a Medical Call.  Upon arrival, a 61-year-old male was pronounced deceased of natural causes.

On Monday February 17, at approximately 2:17 pm, Corporal Kristian Valdez made a traffic stop in the 1900 block of 9th Street.  The 39-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Monday February 17, at approximately 5:29 pm, Sergeant Jeff Lee responded to the Wednesday February 12, at approximately 4:58 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 5200 block of Tower in referenced to an Assault.  Upon arrival, a 22-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and an outstanding warrant for speeding.

On Monday February 17, at approximately 2:41 am, Sergeant Jeff Lee made a traffic stop in the 2700 block of Southwest Parkway.  The 47-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated 2nd Offense.

On Monday February 17, at approximately 12:41 am, Deputy Sean Bigham made a traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Fairway.  The 34-year-old male driver and a 40-year-old female passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The male was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram and the female was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces an Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

THE NEXT WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CITIZEN’S ACADEMY WILL START ON MARCH 26.

Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a Deputy Sheriff patrolling Wichita County?  The next Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy begins on Thursday March 26.  This free fourteen week course is held every Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  You will learn all about the inner workings of your Sheriff’s Office.  You get to drive a patrol unit, fire weapons at the range, conduct a building search and so much more.  Contact Deputy Melvin Joyner or Deputy Brien Conner at 940-766-8100 ext. 8676 or ext. 8678 for more information or go on line at wichitacountysheriffsoffice.org to learn more.

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.