Daily Crime Brief, December 21, 2020

On Wednesday December 16, at approximately 11:31 pm, Deputy Jorge Ramirez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Central Frwy.  The vehicle was impounded after the 52-year-old male driver was found not to have a valid drivers license, proof of financial responsibility and the vehicle displayed expired registration.

On Thursday December 17, at approximately 7:13 pm, Deputy Jorge Ramirez responded to the 1200 block of Harris Road in reference to a Check Welfare.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a 17-year-old female had made threats to harm herself, however she was not at the residence at this time.  The female was located in the 900 block of Kramer by Burkburnett Police.  She was transported to the North Texas State Hospital for a medical evaluation.

On Thursday December 17, at approximately 2:16 pm, Corporal Jeff Penney made contact with a subject at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 2384.  The subject advised a vehicle he had been towing had become detached from his RV.  The towed vehicle was located on U.S. 287 between Midway Church Road and F.M. 2384.  The subject had left the scene prior to the vehicle being located and was later found in the 2800 block o9f W.W. Access Road.  The 33-year-old male was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Thursday December 17, at approximately 10:00 am, Deputy Roy Biter and Deputy Matthew Ferguson made a traffic stop in the 2500 block of Seymour Hwy.  The 32-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Off Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 over four grams under two hundred grams and Off Bond-Manufacture and Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four grams under two hundred grams.

On Friday December 18, at approximately 7:45 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 400 block of Cashion Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a Generac 5500 watt generator from the bed of his pickup.

On Friday December 18, at approximately 3:59 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Phillip Morris responded to the 2100 block of F.M. 367 East in reference to subject not breathing.  Upon arrival a 36-year-old female was pronounced decease.  The incident is under investigation by the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division.

On Friday December 18, at approximately 12:14 am, Deputy Jorge Ramirez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kemp and Ave. O.  The 37-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 Saturday December 19, at approximately 12:47 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Phillip Morris made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. Access Road and Cimarron Trail.  The 47-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.

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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

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.