Daily Crime Brief, November 25, 2019

On Thursday November 21, at approximately 12:17 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel, Deputy J.T. Mitchell, Deputy Raven Newport and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 4300 block of Boren to serve an arrest warrant.  Upon arrival, the 26-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 under one gram and an outstanding warrant for Surety Off Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams.

On Friday November 22, at approximately 9:15 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Fairway.  The 25-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with six outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces in a Drug Free Zone, Capias Pro Fine-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces, Expired Motor Vehicle Registration, Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Improper Display of License Plate or Registration Insignia.

On Saturday November 23, at approximately 2:37 pm, Sergeant Jeff Lee responded to the 3100 block of Midwestern Pkwy. in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, a 25-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Theft over $100.00 under $750.00, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 under one gram and Possession of a Dangerous Drug.  She was also barred from the property.

On Sunday November 24, at approximately 2:47 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 1600 block of Spring Lake Road in reference to a Burglary of Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject was observed exiting his storage building carrying several items.  A short time later, the stolen items were recovered in the 1600 block of Ardath.  The 43-year-old male suspect was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Burglary of a Building.

On Sunday November 24, at approximately 11:00 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez responded to the Iowa Park Police Department in reference to an Assault that occurred at Lake Buffalo.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he was assaulted by two subjects.

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. ked=”

Daily Crime Brief, November 21, 2019

On Sunday November 17, at approximately 2:20 pm, Deputy Amanda Ward was approached by an individual who stated that he caught a subject inside his vehicle.  The individual stated that the subject ran from the scene.  A short time later the 40-year-old male subject was placed under arrest in the 1200 block of Kenley.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Burglary of a Vehicle.

On Tuesday November 19, at approximately 7:58 pm, Lieutenant Mark Whipple responded to the 200 block of Waggoner in Electra in referenced to a structure fire.  The cause of the fire is under investigation.

On Wednesday November 20, at approximately 2:39 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Maurine.  The 47-year-old female driver was issued citations for Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility and Driving While License Expired.  The vehicle was impounded.

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. elId(t.

Daily Crime Brief, November 18, 2019

On Friday November 15, at approximately 11:27 am, Deputy Eric Wisch responded to 900 7th in reference to an Identity Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) used her identifying information to open up a fraudulent account to obtain services.

On Saturday November 16, at approximately 4:55 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 1900 block of Sheppard Access Road.  The 66-year-old male driver was issued a citation for expired registration.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Sunday November 17, at approximately 11:11 pm, Deputy Hunter McCain made a traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Maplewood.  The 19-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday November 17, at approximately 9:43 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop in the 1500 block of Harrison.  The 18-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Monday November 18, at approximately 2:04 am, Deputy Aaron Perkins assisted Sergeant Jeff Lee on a traffic stop on McNiel near the intersection of Seymour Hwy.  The 23-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 Monday November 18, at approximately 2:04 am, Sergeant Jeff Lee made a traffic stop at the intersection of 9th and Baylor.  The 28-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 and an outstanding warrant for Surety off Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 under 28 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 15, 2019

On Wednesday November 13, at approximately 5:42 pm, Deputy Brett Brasher responded to the 2200 block of Brogden Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject stole his dog.  Deputies responded to the 3800 block of F.M. 367 in reference to the Theft.  Upon arrival, the stolen dog was recovered.

On Wednesday November 13, at approximately 9:35 am, Corporal Jeff Penney checked on an occupied vehicle at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 2384.  The 28-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Thursday November 14, at approximately 6:03 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason and James Griffith responded to the 400 block of Mesa in reference to a Check Welfare.

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, 2019

On Saturday November 9, at approximately 9:14 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson, Deputy J.J. Hernandez and Deputy Hunter McCain responded to Lake Buffalo in reference to a check welfare.  While in route to the call, they were notified that the person they were checking on was in the 4100 block of Thelma Drive.  Upon arrival, a 23-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Terroristic Threat.

On Sunday November 10, at approximately 7:22 am, Corporal Jeff Penny, Corporal Kristian Valdez, Deputy Amanda Ward and Deputy Darrell Waddleton responded to Hy Bridges in reference to a check welfare.  Upon arrival, a 23-year-old female was transported to the Red River Hospital for medical evaluation.

On Sunday November 10, at approximately 5:50 am, Deputy Darrell Waddleton and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 2900 block of Bacon Switch Road in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) forced open a gate to the property and entered.  The person(s) then entered an unlocked shop.

On Sunday November 10, at approximately 6:01 am, Deputy Amanda Ward checked on an occupied vehicle in the 2800 block of Central Frwy. East.  The 24-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 8, 2019

On Monday November 4, at approximately 7:59 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson and Sergeant Jeff Lee responded to area of Business 287J and F.M. 369 in reference to a Forgery that had occurred in the 700 block of West Highway.  The suspect was reported to be travelling in a gold Ford F150 pickup.  The vehicle was stopped at the intersection of Brook and 7th Street.  The 49-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Forgery and an outstanding warrant for Capias Pro Fine-Driving While License Invalid.

On Thursday November 7, at approximately 10:24 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 3800 block of F.M. 368 South in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject stole a blue 2003 Dodge Ram 1500, an LG cell phone and U.S. Coins.

On Thursday November 7, at approximately 11:36 pm, Deputy James Griffith made a traffic stop in the 5000 block of Professional Drive.  The 21-year-old male driver was issued citations for No Drivers License and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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. ���%

Large Meth Bust for Wichita County

On Monday October 28, at approximately 2:42 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and North 8th Street.  The 45-year-old male driver, Tracy Allen Alvarez, (01-08-74), and a 36-year-old male passenger, Kenny Louis Collazo, (08-26-83), were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four hundred grams.

Fourteen pounds of Crystal Methamphetamine and three grams of black tar heroin was seized.  Street value of the narcotics was $500,000.00.

Daily Crime Brief, October 23, 2019

On Monday October 21, at approximately 11:41 am, Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the 7500 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Forgery.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject attempted to cash a forged check in the amount of $400.00.  The 34-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Forgery.

On Tuesday October 22, at approximately 10:42 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins made a traffic stop at the intersection of North Scott and Lincoln.  The 52-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 Tuesday October 22, at approximately 10:00 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 14000 block of S.H 240 in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a Kubota Lawn Mower with Front End Loader and Tiller and a sixteen foot trailer.

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.

Sheriff’s Deputy Celebrating 50 Years in Law Enforcement

Wichita County Deputy Sheriff Ed Daniels is celebrating his 50th year in Law Enforcement today.  Deputy Daniels served in the U.S. Air Force for four years and was discharged on September 9, 1969.  He then began his career with the Texas Department of Public Safety on October 21, 1969.  He was promoted to Criminal Intelligence in 1978.  He retired from the Texas Department of Public Safety on April 30, 1995.

He became the Chief Deputy of the Archer County Sheriff’s Office on May 1, 1985 and served for eleven months.  He was appointed as a Special Texas Ranger in 1996.  He served as a Deputy at the Clay County Sheriff’s Office from 1996 to 1999.

He was elected Sheriff of Archer County in 2000.  He retired on December 31, 2008.  He was again appointed as a Special Texas Ranger in 2008.

He then began his career with the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office on November 19, 2010 as a transport officer.  He currently is assigned to the Court House Security Division. 

He has been married to his wife Patsy for 52 years.  They have one son, Shane and daughter in law Stephanie.  He has one grandson, Jacob and one granddaughter Zoe.He likes working on his antique pickup and hunting and fishing.  He also enjoys spending time with his wife.

Daily Crime Brief, October 21, 2019

On Friday October 18, at approximately 10:38 pm, Deputy James Griffith made a traffic stop in the 1800 block of Maurine.  The 26-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with six outstanding warrants for two counts of No Drivers License in Possession, Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Failure to Appear, Violation of Probation-Theft of Property over $50.00 under $500.00 and Violation of Probation-False Statement for Property/Credit over $50.00 under $500.00.

On Friday October 18, at approximately 9:03 am, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop in the 2600 block of Seymour Hwy.  A 36-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four grams under two hundred grams.

On Friday October 18, at approximately 7:09 pm, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Burkburnett Road and Sinclair.  The 39-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Unrestrained Child and Expired Motor Vehicle Registration.

On Friday October 18, at approximately 2:50 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy Raven Newport checked on an unoccupied vehicle at the intersection of U.S. 287 Access and Harmony Road.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Sunday October 20, at approximately 11:50 am, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Hammon Road.  The 38-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  They was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2.

On Sunday October 20, at approximately 12:18 am, Deputy James Griffith made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Central Frwy.  The 60-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with three outstanding warrants for Expired Motor Vehicle Registration, No Driver License in Possession and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

On Sunday October 20, at approximately 12:21 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Henry S. Grace and Midwestern Pkwy.  The 23-year-old male driver was issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and No Drivers License.

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.