Daily Crime Brief, April 27, 2020

On Wednesday April 22, at approximately 10:21 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Jorge Ramirez responded to the 3200 block of Rathgeber Road in reference to a suspicious person.  Upon arrival, the home owner advised he had shot the 25-year-old male after he was found on his property and came at him in an aggressive manner.  The subject was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response Ambulance and was treated for a non-life threatening injury.

On Wednesday April 22, at approximately 9:42 pm, Deputy James Griffith responded to the 8700 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 68-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Terroristic Threat.

On Wednesday April 22, at approximately 9:39 am, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal responded to the 8600 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a suspicious person.  Upon arrival, a 45-year-old male was barred from the property.

On Friday April 24, at approximately 1:45 pm, Lieutenant Mark Whipple and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 500 block of West 3rd in reference to a Civil Standby.  Upon arrival, a 32-year-old male was barred from the property.

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.