Daily Crime Brief, February 26, 2021

On Wednesday February 24, at approximately 9:40 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and Wichita.  A 35-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Failure to Identify/Giving False or Fictitious Name/Fugitive from Justice, Resisting Arrest, Search or Transportation and an outstanding warrant for Public Intoxication.  The subject was also issued a citation for Possession of Alcoholic Beverage in a Motor Vehicle.

On Thursday February 25, at approximately 12:00 pm, Deputy Wayne Yarbrough responded to 600 Scott to Adult Probation.  Upon arrival, a 31-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Falsification of Drug Test Results.


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.