Daily Crime Brief, November 20, 2020

On Thursday November 19, at approximately 9:55 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Harmony Road.  The 49-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Thursday November 19, at approximately 9:50 pm, Deputy Darrell Waddleton made a traffic stop at the intersection of 10th and Harrison.  The 29-year-old female driver 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 the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, November 19, 2020

On Wednesday November 18, at approximately 11:28 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Phillip Morris made a traffic stop at the intersection of Jacksboro and Galveston.  The 19-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Wednesday November 18, at approximately 10:09 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Phillip Morris made a traffic stop at the intersection of 9th and Taylor.  The 18-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Wednesday November 18, at approximately 9:11 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 200 block of South Victoria.  The 44-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 Wednesday November 18, at approximately 12:48 am, Lieutenant Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Brook.  The 24-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 Wednesday November 18, at approximately 10:04 am, Wichita County Deputies responded to a Structure Fire located at 1911 Bailey.  The fire involved a single family residence and was a complete loss.  The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Fire Investigators.

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 the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, November 18, 2020

On November 16, 2020, at approximately 9:09 a.m., Deputy Johnny Routon, Deputy Matthew Schenck, and Deputy Brett Brasher were responded to the 1200 block of Ridgeway in reference to a criminal trespass.  Upon arrival, a 35 year old female was placed under arrest and then transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  She is being charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1 less than 1g. 

On November 16, 2020, at approximately 2:20 p.m., Deputy Johnny Routon and Deputy Matthew Schenck conducted a traffic stop in the 1400 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.  The 21 year old male driver of the vehicle was issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, No Driver’s License, and Expired Registration.

On November 17, 2020, at approximately 1:41 a.m., Lieutenant Greg Wilson conducted a traffic stop in the 3300 block of Kemp Boulevard.  The 43 year old male driver and 44 year old male passenger of the vehicle were placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  Both subjects are being charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1 under 1 gram.  The passenger is being charged with an outstanding Wichita County warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance as well. 

On November 17, 2020, at approximately 10:55 a.m., Deputy Brett Brasher and Corporal Kristian Valdez conducted a traffic stop in the area of Galveston Street and Mississippi Street. The 25 year old male driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  He is being charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1 Over 4g – Under 200g as well an outstanding Wichita County warrant for Failure to Comply with Registration Requirements and an outstanding Parole Warrant. 

On November 17, 2020, at approximately 1:00 p.m., Deputy Brett Brasher and Corporal Kristian Valdez responded to the 400 block of Burkburnett Road in reference to a disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 31 year old female was barred from the property and released.

 On November 18, 2020, at approximately 12:48 a.m., Lieutenant Greg Wilson conducted a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Brook Avenue.  The 24 year old female driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  She is being charged with Driving While Intoxicated Enhanced. 

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 the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, November 16, 2020

On Thursday November 12, at approximately 11:33 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Phillip Morris made a traffic stop at the intersection of North Beverly and Maurine.  The 41-year-old male driver was issued citations for No Drivers License and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday November 13, at approximately 10:27 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Phillip Morris made a traffic stop at the intersection of 9th and Harrison.  The 21-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday November 13, at approximately 2:35 pm, Corporal Kristian Valdez responded to the 3800 block of Kemp in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a Juvenile Male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Juvenile Detention Center and was charged with Assault.

On Friday November 13, at approximately 1:29 am, Deputy Darrell Waddleton made a traffic stop at the intersection of Broad and 9th.  The 46-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 November 14, at approximately 8:28 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kell West and Bridwell.  The 29-year-old female driver was issued citations for No Drivers License and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday November 14, at approximately 1:09 pm, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop at the intersection of Monroe and 10th Street.  The 42-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday November 14, at approximately 11:25 am, Deputy Matthew Schenk and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 3300 block of Seymour Hwy.  The 33-year-old female driver was issued a warning for Defective Equipment.

On Sunday November 15, at approximately 3:50 pm, Corporal Kristian Valdez and Deputy Matthew Ferguson made a traffic stop at the intersection of S.H. 240 and Sinclair.  The 34-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday November 15, at approximately 10:27 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 800 block of Ft. Worth.  A 35-year-old female passenger was placed under arrest.  She 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.

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 the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, November 12, 2020

On Tuesday November 10, at approximately 1:20 pm, Deputy Brett Brasher responded to a Burglary of a Building in progress in the 100 block of F.M. 1740.  While in route to the call, he observed the suspect vehicle involved in the burglary travelling on Martin Luther King.  He made a traffic stop on the vehicle at the intersection of Lincoln and Burkburnett Road.  The 36-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Burglary of a Building.

On Wednesday November 11, at approximately 8:00 am, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 2400 block of Vaughn Road in reference to a Burglary of a Vehicle.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a handgun out of an unlocked vehicle.

On Wednesday November 11, at approximately 8:36 am, J.T. Mitchell was approached by a subject while in the 8600 block of Seymour Hwy.  The Reporting Person reported that s subject entered his residence and stole $5,000.00 in currency and a PSA Compound Bow.

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 the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, November 9, 2020

On November 7, 2020 at approximately 3:01 p.m., Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 3100 block of Midwestern Parkway in response to a possible theft.  The suspect, a 53 year old male, was found to be in possession of several stolen items.  He was barred from the property and placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and is being charged with Theft of Property Less than $2500 with 2 or more previous convictions. 

On November 7, 2020 at approximately 1:55 p.m., Corporal Jeff Penney observed an abandoned vehicle on Interstate 44.  The vehicle was partially blocking traffic and contact with the owner could not be made.  The vehicle was impounded to prevent possible traffic hazards.

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 the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, November 6, 2020

On Thursday November 5, at approximately 10:44 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez responded to the 3800 block of Kemp in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, a juvenile female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Juvenile Detention Center and was charged with Assault.

On Thursday November 5, at approximately 10:37 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason checked on a subject standing in the street at the intersection of Baylor and 8th.  The 37-year-old female was transported to the North Texas State Hospital for medical evaluation.

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 the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, November 5, 2020

On Tuesday November 3, at approximately 3:40 pm, Deputy Gabriel Villarreal responded to the 2900 block of F.M. 367 East in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a packaged containing a Samsung Smartphone from the front porch of the residence.

On Wednesday November 4, at approximately 11:40 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 1200 block of Van Horn Road in reference to found property.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he had found a purse laying on the side of the roadway while walking.  It was later learned that the person had been stolen the day before during a Burglary of a Vehicle.

On Wednesday November 4, at approximately 4:38 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to 600 Scott Street in reference to a Falsify Drug Test.  Upon arrival, a 33-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Falsification of a Drug Test.

On Wednesday November 4, at approximately 8:27 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 4500 block of River Road in reference to a Harassment Report.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject has been sending harassing text messages to her cellular telephone.

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 the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, November 3, 2020

On Monday November 2, at approximately 11:35 pm, Deputy Hunter McCain was flagged down in the 2500 block of Seymour Hwy.  The Reporting Person reported that he had located a missing juvenile male.  The Legal Guardian was contacted and upon their arrival, the juvenile was released to them.

On Monday November 2, at approximately 8:21 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Airport Drive.  The 37-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram and five outstanding warrants for two counts of Expired Registration, two counts of No Drivers License in Possession and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

On Tuesday November 3, at approximately 12:15 am, Lieutenant Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 2700 block of Southwest Parkway.  The Juvenile male driver was issued citations for No Drivers License and 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 the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 8254. 

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.

Daily Crime Brief, November 2, 2020

On Saturday October 24, at approximately 4:25 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 9100 block of S.H. 240 in reference to a female and a juvenile having a reaction to a cleaning product.  Upon arrival, the female and the juvenile were transported to Electra Memorial Hospital.  The juvenile was later transported to Cooks Children’s Hospital by Air Evac.

On Friday October 30, at approximately 9:28 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Phillip Morris made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and 8th Street.  The 39-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday October 30, at approximately 2:12 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell made a traffic stop at the intersection of Harding and Simmons.  The 30-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 under one gram.

On Saturday October 31, at approximately 5:17 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Polk.  The 40-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday October 31, at approximately 8:15 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Johnny Routon responded to the intersection of Boomtown Road and Morgan Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject entered the property and stole an oil gauge and several barrels of oil.