Daily Crime Brief, April 20, 2017

On Tuesday April 18, at approximately 11:56 pm, Deputy Cole McGarry, Deputy Kristian Valdez and Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 1600 block of F.M. 368 South in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation in Progress.  Upon arrival, the residence was checked and no signs of forced entry were revealed.

On Thursday April 20, at approximately 1:47 am, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Midwestern Parkway.  The 19-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was 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, April 19, 2017

On Tuesday April 18, at approximately 6:11 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin responded to the 8000 block of Tica Road in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 20-year-old male was barred from the property.

On Tuesday April 18, at approximately 4:33 pm, Deputy Greg Wilson responded to the 100 block of F.M. 369 in reference to a Harassment Report.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject harassed him while he was driving along the roadway and then attempted to run him off the roadway with a vehicle.

On Tuesday April 18, at approximately 7:32 am, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 3500 block of F.M. 369 in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) cut a lock on a gate and entered the property.  The Reporting Person reported that the subject(s) then stole a Kubota tractor with a pulverizer and lifting forks valued at $43,500.00.

On Tuesday April 18, at approximately 10:56 pm, Deputy Amanda Price and Deputy Cole McGarry responded to the 8500 block of Seymour Hwy. to serve an arrest warrant.  Upon arrival, a 41-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with three outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Operate with License for other class vehicle, Capias Pro-Fine-No Drivers License in Possession and Capias Pro Fine-Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

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, April 17, 2017

On Wednesday April 12, at approximately 11:25 pm, Corporal Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King and Jefferson.  The 44-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Theft of Service.

On Thursday April 13, at approximately 10:49 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson made a traffic stop in the 2400 block of Iowa Park Road.  A 39-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 less than one gram.

On Thursday April 13, at approximately 10:31 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 100 block of North Beverly.  The 37-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated 2nd Offense and an outstanding warrant for No Drivers License in Possession.

On Thursday April 13, at approximately 9:44 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson made a traffic stop in the 1300 block of Scott.  A 52-year-old male passenger was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Contempt-Non Payment of Child Support.

On Thursday April 13, at approximately 11:00 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel made a traffic stop at the intersection of Seymour and Baylor.  The 41-year-old female driver and a 24-year-old female passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged with Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle.  The passenger was charged with an outstanding warrant for Violation of Probation-Prostitution.  A stolen vehicle was recovered.

On Friday April 14, at approximately 8:18 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King and 3rd Street.  The 43-year-old female driver and a 48-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams.

On Friday April 14, at approximately 10:27 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Cole McGarry responded to the 1700 block of Vaughn Road in reference to a Threat.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he had received a threatening text message from a subject.

On Friday April 14, at approximately 12:00 am, Corporal Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop in the 600 block of Van Buren.  The 38-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 April 15, at approximately 11:40 am, Deputy Jeff Lee made a traffic stop in the 1000 block of Van Buren.  The 56-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 in a Drug Free Zone and an outstanding warrant for Credit Card or Debit Card Abuse.

On Saturday April 15, at approximately 2:15 am, Deputy Amanda Price attempted to stop a motorcycle at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and McNiel.  The motorcycled fled on Southwest Parkway and then north on Barnett Road.  The deputy lost sight of the motorcycle on Barnett Road.

On Saturday April 15, at approximately 3:58 am, Sergeant Mark Whipple stopped an individual walking in the 2300 block of Jacksboro Hwy.  The 28-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Failure to Identify-Fugitive from Justice and an outstanding warrant for Endangering a Child.

On Saturday April 15, at approximately 8:01 pm, Deputy Joshua McGuinn responded to the 1700 block of Cameron Lane in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 30-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 an outstanding warrant for Bond Forfeiture-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, April 11, 2017

On Monday April 10, at approximately 9:39 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of 3rd and Farris.  The 42-year-old male driver was issued a citation for No Drivers License and Expired Vehicle Registration.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Tuesday April 11, at approximately 9:30 pm, Sergeant Lee Crossman made a traffic stop at the intersection of East Scott and Peach.  The 33-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Driving While License Invalid, Expired Vehicle Registration, Expired Drivers License and Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility.  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.

Daily Crime Brief, April 10, 2017

On Friday April 7, at approximately 8:04 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson responded to the 1200 block of Vaughn Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) stole a 2000 Chevrolet Cheyenne Pickup that was parked in front of the residence.

On Friday April 7, at approximately 1:15 pm, Deputy Jeff Lee made a traffic stop in the 1900 block of Sheppard Access Road.  A 53-year-olde male passenger was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Violation of Protective Order.

On Saturday April 8, at approximately 1:25 am, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of Greenbriar and Mesquite.  The 35-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 less than one gram, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 under twenty eight grams and Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Saturday April 8, at approximately 3:54 pm, Deputy Kristian Valdez, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Brett Brasher responded to the 3900 block of F.M. 369 in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered a residence and removed a set of keys to her 2001 Chevrolet Tahoe and then entered a locked shop and stole the vehicle.

On Sunday April 9, at approximately 12:20 pm, Deputy Christopher Salas responded to the 8000 block of F.M. 171 in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting person reported that a pig appeared on his property.  The animal was impounded after the owner could not be located.

On Sunday April 9, at approximately 9:36 am, Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Maurine.  The 25-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 Driving While License Invalid and Violate Promise to Appear.

On Monday April 10, at approximately 12:30 am, Corporal Jeff Penney made a traffic stop at the intersection of 10th Street and Broad.  The 19-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Prohibited Weapon-Knuckles.

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, April 5, 2017

On Tuesday April 4, at approximately 1:56 pm, Deputy Roy Biter assisted with a traffic stop at the intersection of 6th Street and Broad.  The 33-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Occupant over 15 years of age unrestrained by a seatbelt.

On Tuesday April 4, at approximately 9:35 am, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 3300 block of Bohner Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered his residence and stole an H&K 45 caliber handgun valued at $1,200.00 and 500 rounds of 45 caliber ammunition valued at $320.00.

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, April 4, 2017

On Monday April 3, at approximately 11:41 am, Wichita County Deputies responded to the 7500 block of Seymour Hwy. in reference to a subject attempting to cash a stolen check.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a male entered the business and attempted to cash a stolen check in the amount of $500.00.

On Monday April 3, at approximately 8:05 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff was waved down by a subject on Lincoln Street below the railroad bridge.  The subject reported that a male threw an object off the bridge damaging her windshield.  The 63-year-old male suspect was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Criminal Mischief over $100.00 under $750.00.

On Tuesday April 4, at approximately 6:27 am, Deputy Kristian Valdez responded to F.M. 171 near F.M. 890 in reference to an occupied vehicle check.  Upon arrival, the vehicle’s interior appeared to have been burned.  The vehicle was found to have been reported stolen and was recovered.

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, April 3, 2017

On Friday March 31, at approximately 9:19 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop in the 2400 block of Iowa Park Road.  The 35-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 Conviction and Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Friday March 31, at approximately 11:00 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson made a traffic stop in the 100 block of Martin Luther King Blvd.  The 45-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 No Drivers License and Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

On Friday March 31, at approximately 10:27 pm, Deputy David Stout and Deputy Cole McGarry responded to the 2100 block of Edison Road in reference to a Burglary in Progress.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject showed up on his property and attempted to gain entrance.  The Reporting Person reported that the subject refused to leave the property.  Upon Deputies arrival, the subject agreed to leave the property.

On Friday March 31, at approximately 3:25 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson responded to the 2400 block of Arena Road in reference to a Forgery.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) has been forging checks using his businesses checking account identifying information.

On Friday March 31, at approximately 5:55 am, Sergeant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop at the intersection of I-44 and Daniels Road.  The 45-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 Abandoning or Endangering a Child.

On Friday March 31, at approximately 1:20 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to 900 7th Street in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she lost her SCCY Industries 9 mm. handgun.

On Saturday April 1, at approximately 8:33 pm, Deputy Kristian Valdez and Deputy Jeff Lee responded to the 3100 block of Midwestern Parkway in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, three juvenile males were barred from the property.  A 17-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Resisting Arrest, Search or Transportation.

On Saturday April 1, at approximately 2:00 pm, Deputy Lee Crossman barred a 51-year-old male from the 3100 block of Armory Road after causing a disturbance.

On Saturday April 1, at approximately 5:50 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak responded to the 1300 block of S.H. 79 in reference to the recovery of a Stolen Vehicle.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that two subjects brought a vehicle to his business to be worked on.  The vehicle was found to be stolen.

On Saturday April 1, at approximately 3:15 am, Sergeant Mark Whipple, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 11000 block of Reeves Road in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) kicked open the back door of the residence and entered.  Once inside, a Black Dean Guitar valued at $600.00, a Gibson Guitar valued at $600.00, a DVD Player valued at $100.00, a collectable knife set valued at $100.00, a tactical knife valued at $50.00 and a Play Station 3 Gaming Console valued at $300.00 was stolen from the residence.

On Saturday April 1, at approximately 11:42 pm, Deputy Brett Brasher responded to the 2900 block of F.M. 367 in reference to an unoccupied vehicle check.  Upon arrival, the vehicle was found to have been involved in a traffic accident at the intersection of F.M. 367 and Texowa Road.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Saturday April 1, at approximately 12:17 pm, Deputy Christopher Salas responded to the 2900 block of Horseshoe Lake Road in reference to a Credit/Debit Card Abuse.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) made several unauthorized transactions using his credit card in the amount of $1,395.82.

On Saturday April 1, at approximately 3:03 pm, A Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Harmony Road.  The 37-year-old male driver, a 29-year-old male passenger and a 26-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of Marijuana over five pounds under fifty pounds.  Thirty two pounds of Marijuana was seized.

On Sunday April 2, at approximately 3:26 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 2200 block of Syble Lane in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had been assaulted by a subject.  A 32-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault Causing Bodily Injury.

On Monday April 3, at approximately 2:36 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 6400 block of Reilly Road.  The 48-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.

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, March 31, 2017

On Wednesday March 29, at approximately 9:12 pm, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop in the 4300 block of Jacksboro Hwy.  The 19-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 Possession of a Dangerous Drug.

On Wednesday March 29, at approximately 1:41 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel assisted Clay County Sheriff’s Office with a pursuit that had started in Clay County and entered into Wichita County.  The vehicle that was being pursued exited U.S. 287 and turned onto Windthorst Road.  The 32-year-old male driver exited the vehicle on Mill Street and fled on foot.  He was placed under arrest and was transported to Clay County by Clay County for an outstanding warrant for stalking.

On Wednesday March 29, at approximately 10:04 pm, Deputy Cole McGarry made a traffic stop at the intersection of Grace and Elizabeth.  The 34-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 March 29, at approximately 3:52 pm, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 800 block of Huntington Lane in reference to illegal dumping.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject dumped trash into a dumpster located on the property.

On Wednesday March 29, at approximately 4:00 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 9200 block of Sandy Lane in reference to a Forgery.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he received a fraudulent check in the mail.

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, March 29, 2017

On Tuesday March 28, at approximately 4:00 pm, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to 13400 Hoge Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole 400 pounds of scrap copper valued at $888.00.

On Tuesday March 28, at approximately 12:00 pm, A Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy responded to U.S. 287 in Oklaunion to assist a Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper with a traffic stop.  A Wichita County Sheriff’s Office K-9 gave a positive alert on the vehicle at which time 53 pounds of high grade marijuana was seized.

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.