Daily Crime Brief, January 19, 2018

On January 17, 2018 at approximately 1:13 p.m., Deputy Daniel Jacobson was dispatched to the 300 block of Eastland Lane in reference to a credit card abuse. Upon arrival, the reporting party stated someone had used her debit card without her authorization and removed approximately $1493 from her account. A Credit/Debit Card Abuse report was taken and the investigation is ongoing.

On January 17, 2018 at approximately 4:41 p.m., Deputy Jason Vandygriff was dispatched to the 100 block of Rathgaber Road in reference to a burglary of a habitation. Upon arrival, the reporting party stated someone had kicked in a door to the residence and removed several items. Several firearms and jewelry items were reported missing. The approximate value of all items taken is approximately $3500. Photos of the scene were taken and the investigation is ongoing.

On January 18, 2018 at approximately 9:29 p.m., Lieutenant Mark Whipple conducted a traffic stop in the area of Kemp Street and Kell Freeway. The 18 year old male driver was given a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and released from the scene.

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, January 17, 2018

On January 14, 2018 at approximately 10:22 p.m., Deputy Brett Brasher conducted a traffic stop in the area of Lincoln Street and Scott Street. A probable cause search of the vehicle revealed a controlled substance and a weapon. The 36 year old driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He is being charged with Unlawful Carry of a Weapon and Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1 less than 1g.

On January 16, 2018 at approximately 7:47 p.m., Deputy Carl Magee and Lieutenant Greg Wilson responded to the 3000 block of Rogers Road in reference to the theft of a vehicle. Upon arrival, the reporting party stated a white 2008 Ford Pickup was missing from the property. The vehicle was valued at approximately $7400. At 10:39 p.m., Corporal Jeff Lee observed a vehicle matching the description of the vehicle in the area of Scott Avenue and 2nd Street. Lee attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle, but it failed to stop and attempted to evade the pursuing deputies. The subject vehicle crashed in the area of 2nd Street and Michigan Street. The driver fled on foot and was unable to be located. The stolen vehicle was impounded as evidence and the investigation is ongoing.

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, January 16, 2018

On Wednesday January 10, at approximately 11:48 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 2600 block of Southwest Parkway. The 24-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 January 12, at approximately 1:06 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols responded to 900 7th Street in reference to a Forgery. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject forged three checks on his account in the amount of $7,000.00.

On Friday January 12, at approximately 2:57 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry checked an occupied vehicle in the 1900 block of F.M. 367. A 23-yer-old male and a 25-year-old male were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Public Intoxication.

On Friday January 12, at approximately 10:00 am, Deputy Greg Anderson observed a disturbance while at a business located in the 4300 block of Barnett Road. A 38-year-old male was barred from the property.

On Friday January 12, at approximately 12:20 am, Deputy Kristian Valdez and Deputy Andrew Speegle made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and 15th. The 23-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 3 under 28 grams.

On Saturday January 13, at approximately 6:45 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the intersection of Van Loh and F.M. 368 in reference to several controlled burns that had been unreported. A 52-year-old male was issued a citation for Violation of Outdoor Burn Rules.

On Saturday January l3, at approximately 8:54 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop at the intersection of Burkburnett Road and Pleasant View. The 23-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 Parole Violation.

On Sunday January 14, at approximately 6:11 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 1900 block of Cameron Lane in reference to a Burglary in Progress. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that several items had been stolen from the property. The suspects were in a black SUV that had left prior to Deputies arrival.

On Sunday January 14, at approximately 10; 22 pm, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Lincoln and North Scott. The 36-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 less than one gram and Unlawful Carrying of Weapon.

On Monday January 15, at approximately 11:56 am, Deputy Eric Jerrols and Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 1700 block of Cameron Lane in reference to a Burglary in Progress. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a black SUV had been parked at the property. While on the call, a Texas Game Warden called out with the black SUV in the 3600 block of River Road. The SUV was found to have been reported stolen. Upon Deputies arrival to that location a 42-year-old female was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle.

On Tuesday January 16, at approximately 1:52 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Southwest Parkway. The 31-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Unlawful Carrying of Weapon.

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, January 11, 2018

On January 10, 2018 at approximately 2:15 p.m., Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin responded to the Wichita County Courthouse in reference to a subject wanting to file a report. Upon arrival, the reporting party stated an unknown subject had transferred approximately $9210.40 from a private checking account. A case report for forgery was made and the investigation is ongoing.

On January 10, 2018 at approximately 1:48 a.m., Deputy Matthew Schenck conducted a traffic stop in the 4000 block of Taft Boulevard. A probable cause search of the vehicle was conducted and a stolen firearm was located. The 24 year old male driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He is being charged with Theft of a Firearm a State Jail Felony.

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, January 10, 2018

On Monday January 8, at approximately 11:15 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of Sheppard Access and Maurine. The 44-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Use of a Wireless Communication Device without a Hands Free Device and Expired Drivers License.

On Monday January 8, at approximately 10:29 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Maurine. The 41-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 Theft of Service over $100.00 under $750.00.

On Wednesday January 10, at approximately 1:48 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 4000 block of Taft. The 24-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Theft of a Firearm.

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, January 8, 2018

On January 05, 2018 at approximately 11:32 p.m., Deputy Caleb Myers was on patrol in the 5400 block of Ricci Street. Myers made contact with an intoxicated individual. The 31 year old male was issued a citation for Public Intoxication and released to a friend.

On January 05, 2018, at approximately 2:17 a.m., Deputy Matthew Schenk attempted to conduct a traffic stop in the 3100 block of Lawrence Road. The driver fled the scene in a vehicle. Deputies caught up to and apprehended the subject in the 4000 block of Rhea Road. The 29 year old male was arrested and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He is being charged with Aggravated Assault on Public Servant and Evading Arrest with a Vehicle.

On January 05, 2018, at approximately 2:15 p.m., a deputy with the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Drug Interdiction Unit conducted a traffic stop on US 287 South in the area of Maurine Street. The Deputy conducted a probable cause search of the vehicle and located 27 pounds of marijuana within the vehicle. The 24 year old driver, a 32 year old passenger, and a 31 year old passenger were arrested and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. They are all being charged with Possession of Marijuana over 5 pounds under 50 pounds.

On January 06, 2018, at approximately 3:16 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the 1800 block of Cameron Lane in reference to a burglary in progress. After searching the area and not locating any suspects, the property owner stated a Suzuki dirt bike valued at $700 was found to be missing.

On January 06, 2018, at approximately 2:07 p.m., Deputy JT Mitchell was dispatched to the 700 block of Huntington Lane in reference to a criminal mischief call. The reporting party stated an unknown subject had vandalized a trampoline, inflatable yard decoration, and vehicle on the property.

On January 06, 2018, at approximately 9:21 p.m., Sergeant Ralph Burdick conducted a traffic stop in the area of Martin Luther King Boulevard and 7th Street. The 68 year old male was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He is being charged with Driving While Intoxicated and an outstanding Wichita Falls Municipal warrant for Failure to Remove Weeds and Debris.

On January 07, 2018, at approximately 6:15 a.m., Deputy Brett Brasher located a vehicle parked on the side of the road of US 287. A 17 year old passenger was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and released.

On January 06, 2018, at approximately 10:00 p.m., Deputy Brian Koschak attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Flood Street. The driver fled the scene in a vehicle before finally coming to a stop in the area Lincoln Street and Clay Street. The 66 year old male was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He is being charged with Evading Arrest with a Vehicle and Possession of Marijuana under 2oz.

On January 07, 2018, at approximately 12:33 a.m., Corporal Jeff Lee conducted a traffic stop in the 2700 block of Southwest Parkway. The 21 year old driver was arrested and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He is being charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

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, January 4, 2018

On Wednesday January 3, at approximately 12:24 am, Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 1000 block of F.M. 368 South in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, a 29-year-old male and a 21-year-old male were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. The 29-year-old male was charged with three outstanding warrants for Possession of Dangerous Substance, Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Driving While License Cancelled/Suspended/Revoked. The 21-year-old male driver was charged with Assault/Family Violence.

On Wednesday January 3, at approximately 4:13 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 3400 block of Clower Road in reference to Found Property. Upon arrival, a 65-year-old male was barred from the property.

On Wednesday January 3, at approximately 10:17 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of Grace and Elizabeth. The 36-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 with Previous Convictions.

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, January 2, 2018

On Friday December 29, at approximately 1:56 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 3900 block of Fairway. 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 and three outstanding warrants for No Seat Belt, Fail to Provide Proof of Liability Insurace and Failure to Appear.

On Friday December 29, at approximately 3:20 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 13000 block of Lucy Road in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a dog attempted to attack her while she was walking on Lucy Road.

On Saturday December 30, at approximately 10:49 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell made a traffic stop in the 1400 block of 9th Street. The 32-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.

On Saturday December 30, at approximately 12:18 am, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and City View. The 18-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Monday January 1, at approximately 3:46 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop on Hammond Ranch Road. The 19-year-old male driver and a 19-year-old female passenger were issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Monday January 1, at approximately 11:06 pm, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Jacksboro Hwy. and Glendale. The driver then drove off at a high rate of speed. After being pursued for several mile, the vehicle was stopped in alley on Ave. C between Kemp and Fillmore. The male driver then fled on foot into a residence located in the 1200 block of Kemp. The 34-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Evading Arrest or Detention with a Motor Vehicle, Failure to Identify-Fugitive from Justice, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 less than one gram, an outstanding warrant out of Arkansas for Battery in the First Degree and an outstanding warrant out of Oklahoma for Possession of Methamphetamine.

On Monday January 1, at approximately 1:07 am, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop in the 5100 block of Professional Drive. The 34-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Driving While License Invalid. 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 940-766-8254.

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, December 27, 2017

On Monday December 25, at approximately 11:16 pm, Sergeant Greg Wilson, Deputy Brett Brasher and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to the 8600 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to an accident. Upon arrival, 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 and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 less than 28 grams.

On Monday December 25, at approximately 4:31 am, Deputy Jeff Lee made a traffic stop in the 2800 block of Keeler. 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 Monday December 25, at approximately 4:51 am, Lieutenant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop at the intersection of Ave K and Garfield. 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 Tuesday December 26, at approximately 4:12 pm, Sergeant Greg Wilson and Deputy Carl Magee responded to the 1600 block of Horseshoe Lake Road in reference to a Medical Call. Upon arrival, an 85-year-old female was found deceased of natural causes.

On Tuesday December 26, at approximately 3:52 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to the 1400 block of Pecanway Drive in reference to an Assault. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had been assaulted by a subject.

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, December 25, 2017

On Thursday December 21, at approximately 9:43 am, Deputy Daniel Jacobson observed an unoccupied vehicle at the intersection of Bacon Switch and F.M. 369. The vehicle had been parked there for over 48 hours and was impounded.

On Thursday December 21, at approximately 12:30 am, Deputy Daniel Jacobson responded to the 13000 block of Continental Road in reference to Harassment. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject has been sending her harassing text messages and telephone calls.

On Thursday December 21, at approximately 11:18 pm, Lieutenant Mark Whipple and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the intersection of Wellington Lane and Burks Lane in reference to a reckless driver that went off the road. Upon arrival, a 46-year-old female was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

On Friday December 22, at approximately 5:28 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to Hybridges Drive in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject that had been staying at the residence had stolen several articles of clothing.

On Friday December 22, at approximately 3:50 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 1800 block of F.M. 368 South in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that two neighborhood dogs entered the property and attacked his dog. The two dogs were located nearby and were impounded.

On Saturday December 23, 2017 at approximately 3:50 pm, Wichita County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 4573 Mourning Dove Road, Wichita County.  Wichita County Dispatch received a call that advised two people had been shot at the residence and that they were both deceased.  Deputies were told the suspect was still on scene.  Upon arrival to the residence, Deputies observed a male subject standing on the front porch of the residence.  Deputies detained the subject then entered the residence.  When they entered the residence they discovered two bodies, a male and a female in the living room.

Investigators were able to secure a weapon at the scene.  The suspect, who told Deputies upon their arrival that he shot the two people inside, was identified as 37 year old Daniel Eric Roof.  The victims were later identified as 69 year old Judy Kay Spencer and the suspect’s father, 68 year old Nathaniel Howard Roof.  All three lived at the residence together.  The bodies have been sent to Southwestern Institute of Forensic Science in Dallas for autopsy.  The incident is still under further investigation.

On Sunday December 24, at approximately 11:32 am, Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 300 block of Huntington Lane in reference to a Burglary of a Vehicle. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person entered the property and then entered an unlocked vehicle and stole miscellaneous items valued at $1,135.00.

On Sunday December 24, at approximately 12:07 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 1500 block of N. Pacific. The 44-year-old male driver was issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Driving While License Invalid.

On Sunday December 24, at approximately 8:51 am, Deputy Daniel Jacobson responded to the 2000 block of F.M. 367 East in reference to a Burglary of a Vehicle. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and then entered an unlocked vehicle and stole several items.

On Sunday December 24, at approximately 9:03 am, Deputy Eric Jerrols responded to the 2000 block of F.M. 367 in reference to a Burglary of a Vehicle. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and then entered a vehicle and stole several items valued at $201.00.

On Sunday December 24, at approximately 8:19 am, Deputy Eric Jerrols responded to the 300 block of Huntington Lane in reference to a Burglary of a Vehicle. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and then entered two unlocked vehicles. The Reporting Person stated that nothing was taken from the vehicles.

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.