Daily Crime Brief, February 24, 2021

On Monday February 22, at approximately 7:08 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez, Deputy Phillip Morris and Deputy Brett Brasher responded to the intersection of Hammond Road and Hammond Ranch Road in reference to a Suspicious Vehicle.  Upon arrival, a 29-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams.

On Monday February 22, at approximately 6:40 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 4100 block of Kemp.  The 58 year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

On Monday February 22, at approximately 2:45 pm, Corporal Kristian Valdez responded to the area of F.M. 1740 to assist the Wichita Falls Police Department who was in pursuit of a vehicle.  The vehicle lost control on Fleming School Road and ended up in a bar ditch.  The 34-year-old male driver was placed under arrest by the Wichita Falls Police Department.

On Monday February 22, at approximately 9:09 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez attempted to make a traffic stop at the intersection of 10th and Harrison.  The vehicle was finally stopped in the 1800 block of Elizabeth.  The 34-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Evading Arrest/Detention in a Motor Vehicle and Tampering with Physical Evidence.

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. 

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.