Daily Crime Brief, June 20, 2019

On Wednesday June 19, at approximately 7:12 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff responded to the 100 block of Evergreen in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a horse appeared on the Property.  The animal was impounded.

On Thursday June 20, at approximately 12:45 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 7600 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a 2007 Chevrolet.

On Thursday June 20, at approximately 12:09 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 1600 block of 11th Street in reference to a gunshot wound.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he was hunting snakes and stepped off an embankment, at which time he fell.  The Reporting Person reported that his handgun discharged and he was shot in the arm.

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. s

Daily Crime Brief, June 19, 2019

On June 17, 2019 at approximately 10:49 a.m., Deputy Matthew Schenck conducted a traffic stop in the in the area of Loop 11 and Seymour Highway.  The 36 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 PG1 Under 1gram, a State Jail Felony. 

On June 17, 2019 at approximately 12:04 p.m., Deputy Joshua McGuinn responded to the 3100 block of Hammon Road in response to a theft of prescription medicine.  Upon arrival, the reporting party stated an unknown suspect had removed prescription pills from his personal belongings.  The reported quantity of pills is valued at approximately $92.09.  A report was taken and the investigation is ongoing. 

On June 18, 2019 at approximately 11:38 a.m., Deputy Joshua McGuinn responded to the lobby of the Sheriff’s Office in reference to a possibly forgery.  Upon arrival, the reporting party stated she was sent a check for $3,844.00 check from a Hanson Bridgett LLP.  The issued check did not clear the financial institution and was returned.  A report was taken and the investigation is ongoing.

On June 18, 2019 at approximately 11:10 a.m., Deputies responded to the 14000 block of Bray Road in reference to a subject with a possible felony warrant.  Upon arrival, deputies located a 19 year old female.  The female was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. She is being charged with and outstanding Wichita County warrant for Burglary of a Habitation as well as two outstanding Wichita Falls Municipal Court warrants for Passing Stationary Emergency Vehicle and Speeding.

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. ent.body),a=par

Daily Crime Brief, June 17, 2019

On Thursday June 13, at approximately 2:28 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to Hy Bridges in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 26-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence/Impeding Breathing.

On Saturday June 15, at approximately 9:45 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop on F.M. 368 one mile south of F.M. 367.  The 38-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated 2nd Offense.

On Saturday June 15, at approximately 3:19 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of Seymour Hwy. and Kemp.  The 26-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and an outstanding warrant for Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility. 

On Saturday June 15, at approximately 3:34 pm, Deputy James Griffith checked on a subject that was walking at the intersection of 9th and Van Buren.  The 57-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Public Intoxication.

On Saturday June 15, at approximately 8:09 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to Shallowfield Road in reference to the recovery of a stolen vehicle.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she found her 2002 grey Pontiac Firebird that she had reported stolen. 

On Saturday June 15, at approximately 4:33 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of North 8th and North Broadway.  The 18-year-old male driver was issued citations for No Drivers License and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Saturday June 15, at approximately 6:02 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 3300 block of Peterson Road in reference to Debit/Credit Card Abuse.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) made two unauthorized purchases in the amount of $840.97 on her Debit Card.

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. :i

Daily Crime Brief, June 13, 2019

On Tuesday June 11, at approximately 7:28 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to the 2100 block of S.H. 79 in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a tan 2002 Ford F250 pickup.

On Tuesday June 11, at approximately 12:53 pm, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop in the 300 block of Central Frwy.  The 38-year-old male driver, a 35-year-old female passenger and a 23-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged with Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and an outstanding warrant for Parole Violation.  The 35-year-old passenger was charged with Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four grams under two hundred grams.  The 23-year-old passenger was charged with Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and an outstanding warrant for Parole Violation.

On Tuesday June 11, at approximately 7:05 am, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop at the intersection of Henry S. Grace and Hatton Road.  The 31-year-old male driver, a 47-year-old female passenger and a 47-year-old male passenger were found to be involved in a Theft.  The case is under investigation.

On Wednesday June 12, at approximately 10:26 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson checked on a suspicious person at the intersection of McKinney and Quincy.  The 41-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Failure to Identify-Fugitive from Justice and four outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces, Failure to Appear-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 under 28 grams and Failure to Appear-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 4 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, June 11, 2019

On Sunday June 9, at approximately 7:47 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to U.S. 287 Southbound Access Road in reference to the recovery of a stolen Recreational Vehicle.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he observed a subject putting fuel in his Recreational Vehicle that he had reported stolen, at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Johnson Road.  The Reporting Person reported that the subject then drove off.  The Reporting Person reported that the subject stopped at the intersection of U.S. 287 Access Road and 4th Street, at which time the subject fled on foot across U.S. 287.  A search of the area was made but the suspect was not located.

On Sunday June 9, at approximately 8:03 am, Corporal Jeff Penney, Deputy Amanda Ward and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 1000 block of Central Frwy. to serve an arrest warrant.  Upon arrival, the 45-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 four grams under two hundred grams and an outstanding warrant for Failure to Comply with Registration.

On Monday June 10, at approximately 7:03 am, Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the 11000 block of F.M. 368 in reference to a Medical Call.  Upon arrival, a female was transported to United Regional Health Care by American Medical Response.

On Monday June 10, at approximately 7:57 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 200 block of Eastland Lane in reference to a Run Away.  Upon arrival, a juvenile runaway was released to his legal guardian.

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. ptions.s

Daily Crime Brief, June 10, 2019

On Thursday June 6, at approximately 8:13 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to Business 287 just west of Midway Church Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject cut the lock on a gate and entered the property.  Once inside the person damaged several pieces of equipment and stole diesel fuel.

On Friday June 7, at approximately 6:30 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 5600 block of Old Electra Road in reference t9o a suspicious person.  Upon arrival, a 55-year-old male was barred from the property.

On Saturday June 8, at approximately 12:30 am, Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Mary.  The 26-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated with child passenger.

On Saturday June 8, at approximately 11:00 am, Corporal Jeff Penny made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Jacksboro Hwy.  The 43-year-old male driver was issued citations for Speeding and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. 

On Saturday June 8, at approximately 6:58 pm, Deputy James Griffith and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 1300 block of Lentz Road in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property.  Entrance was then made into a storage building and a recreation vehicle.  Several items were stolen from the two.

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, June 6, 2019

On Friday May 31, at approximately 1:08 am, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop at the intersection of Galveston and Kell.  The 29-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 Friday May 31, at approximately 12:37 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and 15th Street.  The 58-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While License Invalid-Enhanced.

On Friday May 31, at approximately 9:22 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the intersection of Daniels Road and I-44 to assist the Burkburnett Police Department with a traffic accident.  A traffic stop was made during that time and the 64-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 Saturday June 1, at approximately 2:29 am, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop at the intersection of Van Buren and Elizabeth.  The 41-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 over one gram under four grams.

On Saturday June 1, at approximately 7:07 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols checked on a disturbance he observed on the side of the road on F.M. 369.  A 24-year-old male was transported to the North Texas State Hospital for a Mental Evaluation.

On Saturday June 1, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to the 1600 block of Taylor to follow up on a disturbance that had occurred on May 31.  A 56-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Failure to Identify.

On Saturday June 1, at approximately 8:57 am, Deputy Amanda Ward checked on a subject that was walking near 10th and Van Buren.  The 38-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with four outstanding warrants for Surety Off Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram, Two counts of Theft under $100.00 and Capias Pro Fine-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday June 2, at approximately 12:08 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to 610 Holliday in reference to Harassment.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he has been receiving harassing telephone calls, texts, emails and messages from a subject.

On Sunday June 2, at approximately 12:38 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Sheppard Access Road.  The 66-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Surety Off Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams.

On Sunday June 2, at approximately 1:04 am, Deputy Roy Biter and Deputy Darrell Waddleton responded to the 200 block of Cindy Lane in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 33-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence, Impeding Breath and Interference with an Emergency Phone Call.

On Tuesday June 4, at approximately 5:32 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson made a traffic stop on U.S. 82 west of Ulen.  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 License Invalid.

On Wednesday June 5, at approximately 10:34 am, Corporal Jeff Penney made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Maurine.  The 35-year-old male 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, June 5, 2019

On Friday May 31, at approximately 1:08 am, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop at the intersection of Galveston and Kell.  The 29-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 Friday May 31, at approximately 12:37 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and 15th Street.  The 58-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While License Invalid-Enhanced.

On Friday May 31, at approximately 9:22 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the intersection of Daniels Road and I-44 to assist the Burkburnett Police Department with a traffic accident.  A traffic stop was made during that time and the 64-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 Saturday June 1, at approximately 2:29 am, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop at the intersection of Van Buren and Elizabeth.  The 41-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 over one gram under four grams.

On Saturday June 1, at approximately 7:07 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols checked on a disturbance he observed on the side of the road on F.M. 369.  A 24-year-old male was transported to the North Texas State Hospital for a Mental Evaluation.

On Saturday June 1, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to the 1600 block of Taylor to follow up on a disturbance that had occurred on May 31.  A 56-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Failure to Identify.

On Saturday June 1, at approximately 8:57 am, Deputy Amanda Ward checked on a subject that was walking near 10th and Van Buren.  The 38-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with four outstanding warrants for Surety Off Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram, Two counts of Theft under $100.00 and Capias Pro Fine-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday June 2, at approximately 12:08 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to 610 Holliday in reference to Harassment.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he has been receiving harassing telephone calls, texts, emails and messages from a subject.

On Sunday June 2, at approximately 12:38 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Sheppard Access Road.  The 66-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Surety Off Bond-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams.

On Sunday June 2, at approximately 1:04 am, Deputy Roy Biter and Deputy Darrell Waddleton responded to the 200 block of Cindy Lane in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 33-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence, Impeding Breath and Interference with an Emergency Phone Call.

On Tuesday June 4, at approximately 5:32 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson made a traffic stop on U.S. 82 west of Ulen.  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 License Invalid.

On Wednesday June 5, at approximately 10:34 am, Corporal Jeff Penney made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Maurine.  The 35-year-old male 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. spy=c,a.fn.scr

Daily Crime Brief, May 30, 2019

On Tuesday May 28, at approximately 4:16 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols responded to the 6200 block of Bell Roade in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 67-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence.

On Tuesday May 28, at approximately 12:40 pm, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop at the intersection of Maurine and Ridgeway.  The driver was issued a citation for No Drivers License.  The 25-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and an outstanding warrant for Bond Forfeiture-Criminal Trespass.

On Tuesday May 28, at approximately 2:00 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 12000 block of Mt. Carmel in reference to a Check Welfare.

On Wednesday May 29, at approximately 8:36 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell checked on an unoccupied vehicle on U.S. 287 just north of Harmony Road.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Wednesday May 29, at approximately 11:37 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford made a traffic stop at the intersection of Jacksboro and Galveston.  The 58-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 May 29, at approximately 4:43 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff responded to the 8200 block of Carriage Lane in reference to a Check Welfare.  Upon arrival, a 55-year-old male was found deceased.  The cause of death is under investigation. 3

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.