Daily Crime Brief, January 25, 2021

On Friday January 22, at approximately 12:01 am, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Professional.  While checking warrants on the 41-year-old male driver, he fled the scene southbound on Professional.  The driver crashed into a gated fence on Jentsch Road.  He was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  He was charged with Evading Arrest/Detention with a motor vehicle, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four grams under two hundred grams, Forgery and two outstanding warrants for Parole Violation and Theft from Elderly.

On Friday January 22, at approximately 7:21 pm, Deputy Darrell Waddleton responded to the 7700 block of Headquarters Road in reference to a Deceased Person.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he found a relative deceased in his residence.  A 77-year-old male was pronounced deceased of natural causes.

On Saturday January 23, at approximately 10:23 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Sheppard Access Road.  The 37-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday January 23, at approximately 1:07 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 2500 block of Kell East.  The 19-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday January 23, at approximately 1:07 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 3300 block of Kemp.  The 18-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday January 23, at approximately 1:15 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 3100 block of Kemp.  A 26-year-old female passenger was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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.