Daily Crime Brief, December 28, 2020

On Wednesday December 23, at approximately 9:01 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the intersection of U.S. 82 and Old State Road in reference to a grass fire.  The cause of the fire is under investigation.

On Thursday December 24, at approximately 10:04 pm Deputy Darrell Waddleton and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop at the intersection of East Scott and North Rosewood.  A 46-year-old female passenger was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrant for Theft under $2,500.00 and Possession of Marijuana.  She was also issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday December 25, at approximately 1:34 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Phillip Morris responded to the 8600 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had gotten into a verbal and physical altercation with her boyfriend earlier on this date.

On Saturday December 26, at approximately 11:48 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason checked on an unoccupied vehicle that was parked in the traffic lane at the intersection of North Scott and Lincoln.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Saturday December 26, at approximately 9:49 pm, Deputy Darrell Waddleton and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 2900 block of Jacksboro Hwy.  A 28-year-old male passenger was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday December 26, at approximately 1:15 pm, Wichita County Deputies were assisting the Wichita Falls Police Department and the Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers who were looking for a subject that had fled on foot from officers in the area of Hines Blvd.  The suspect was seen in the passenger seat of a vehicle that was leaving the 1900 block of Windthorst Road. The 63-year-old male driver of the vehicle returned a short time later and was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Hindering Apprehension or Prosecution.

On Sunday December 27, at approximately 12:54 am, Deputy Jorge Ramirez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Pleasant View and Sheppard Access Road.  The 26-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

ollidaHTHE 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. 

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.