Daily Crime Brief, September 8, 2020

On Friday September 4, at approximately 6:38 pm, Deputy Darrell Waddleton responded to the 7100 block of Parker Ranch Road in reference to a Police Investigation.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a black pickup was observed speeding down a dirt road adjacent to his property.  The Reporting Person reported that the locks had been cut off the gate on his property to gain entrance to the dirt road.  On Saturday September 5, Deputy Matthew Schenk and Deputy Matthew Ferguson responded back to the property in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person who owns a building on the property reported that several items had been stolen.

On Friday September 4, at approximately 8:29 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the intersection of F.M. 368 and S.H. 258 in reference to an occupied vehicle check.  Upon arrival, a vehicle was observed on the side of the roadway.  A male subject exited the vehicle and fled into a wooded area.  The vehicle was found to have been stolen out of Wichita Falls.  The 25-year-old male driver was located a short distance away.  He was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  He was charged with Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, Evading Arrest/Detention, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram.

On Friday September 4, at approximately 7:50 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 1900 block of F.M. 368 in reference to Harassment.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject has been sending numerous harassing text messages and attempting to call her on her cell phone.

On Saturday September 5, at approximately 1:45 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff responded to the 5200 block of S.H. 25 in reference to a Disturbance in Progress.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported there was a disturbance at the residence with a family member who had left prior to Deputies arrival.

On Sunday September 6, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Matthew Ferguson responded to 610 Holliday in reference to a Check Welfare.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that they were concerned about the welfare of a child who was residing in the 1500 block of Springlake Road.  Deputies responded to the address and accessed the situation.

On Monday September 7, at approximately 5:00 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Matthew Ferguson made a traffic stop in the 3200 block of Iowa Park Road.  The 22-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Monday September 7, at approximately 12:07 pm, Deputy Brett Brasher and Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the 2000 block of Sligar Road in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, the Reported that her Juvenile Child was attempting to start fires.  The Juvenile was transported to the Red River Hospital for a medical evaluation.

HE 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.