Daily Crime Brief, March 24, 2017

On Wednesday March 22, at approximately 6:01 pm, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 2500 block of F.M. 369 in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that there was a disturbance at the residence prior to Deputies arrival.

On Thursday March 23, at approximately 7:35 pm, Corporal Ralph Burdick and Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 8000 block of Carriage Lane in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that two donkeys appeared on his property.  The animals were impounded.

On Thursday March 23, at approximately 10:24 pm, Corporal Ralph Burdick and Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King Blvd. and 2nd Street.  The 24-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility.  The 22-year-old female passenger was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 less than 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 940-766-8254.

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 23, 2017

On Wednesday March 22, at approximately 9:51 pm, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Jason Vandygriff stopped an individual walking on the roadway in the 3200 block of Holliday.  The 41-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Public Intoxication.

On Wednesday March 22, at approximately 12:48 am, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 1700 block of F.M. 1740 in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and attempted to steal a 2004 Yamaha Raptor 660 all-terrain vehicle.  The vehicle was found a short distance from where it was parked on the property.

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 21, 2017

On Sunday March 19, at approximately 10:42 pm, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Jason Vandygriff made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King and 2nd Street.  The 38-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Possession of a Dangerous Drug.

On Sunday March 19, at approximately 1:27 pm, Corporal Josh Brown made a traffic stop in the 2400 block of Speedway.  The 31-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 940-766-8254.

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 20, 2017

On Friday March 17, at approximately 10:44 pm, Deputy Christopher Salas made a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Jacksboro Hwy.  The 20-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 Friday March 17, at approximately 2:49 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson responded to the 5400 block of Friberg Church Road in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had been threatened by a family member.

On Saturday March 18, at approximately 12:44 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop on Sarasue Lane.  The 28-year-old female driver was issued citations for Driving While License Invalid and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday March 19, at approximately 10:06 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak made a traffic stop at the intersection of Martin Luther King Blvd and 7th Street.  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 over four ounces under five pounds.

On Sunday March 19, at approximately 2:11 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop at the intersection of Lincoln and North Scott.  The 30-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 Sunday March 19, at approximately 11:35 pm, Corporal Jeff Penney responded to the intersection of East 3rd and North Berry in Burkburnett to assist a Burkburnett Police Officer on a traffic stop.

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.

Sheriff’s Posse Holding Fundraiser for Officer in Need

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The Wichita County Sheriff’s Posse would like to invite you to a benefit lunch.  The event will be held on Thursday March 30 on the front lawn at Wichita County Court House located at 900 7th Street.  The event will run from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.

There will be hamburgers, hot dogs, chips and drinks available.  This event is to help out one of our own public servants.  John Little is an investigator with the Wichita County District Attorney’s Office and is currently battling cancer and is in great need of financial assistance.

Please help us help one of our own.  If you would like to donate to this event please contact Deputy Melvin Joyner at 940-716-8676 or Deputy Brien Conner at 940-716-8678.

Again, join us on Thursday, March 30 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm on the front lawn at the Wichita County Courthouse for some great food and fellowship.

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Daily Crime Brief, March 17, 2017

On Thursday March 16, at approximately 11:10 am, Deputy Ed Daniels responded to 600 Scott to server an outstanding arrest warrant for Violation of Probation-Robbery.  Upon arrival, the 28-year-old female was placed under arrest.  As she was being escorted to the Wichita County Detention Center, she slipped out of one of her handcuffs and began running south down an alley between Scott and Lamar.  She then fled west on 7th Street and then South on Lamar, where Deputies lost sight of her.

On Friday March 17, at approximately 1:47 am, Deputy Amanda Price made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kell West Access and Buchanan.  The 23-year-old male driver was placed arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and two outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Expired Motor Vehicle Registration and Capias Pro Fine-Fail 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, March 16, 2017

On Monday March 13, at approximately 11:53 am, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 1600 block of Cameron Lane in reference to a Credit/Debit Card Abuse..  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) made several unauthorized charges on her debit card in the amount of $239.46.

On Wednesday March 15, at approximately 12:00 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to 900 7th Street in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he had been assaulted on February 5 by a subject while at the rest area on I-44.

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 15, 2017

On Tuesday March 14, at approximately 5:30 pm, Deputy Greg Wilson and Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 13200 block of Lucy Road in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered a storage building and stole a water pump valued at $300.00, a Dewalt Power Saw valued at $278.00, an airless paint sprayer valued at $400.00 and an air compressor valued at $470.00.

On Tuesday March 14, at approximately 10:47 pm, Sergeant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop at the intersection of Ave. O and Kemp Blvd.  The 36-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 Fraudulent Use or Possession of Identifying Information.

On Tuesday March 14, at approximately 3:00 pm, Deputy Chief Derrald Choate responded to 900 7th Street in reference to a Credit Card or Debit Card Abuse.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) made an unauthorized charge in the amount of $965.32 on her Debit Card.

On Tuesday March 14, at approximately 8:36 am, Lieutenant Carl Magee responded to the 9500 block of S.H. 258 in reference to a Forgery.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) forged two checks in the amount of $4,861.00 on the businesses checking account.

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 14, 2017

On Monday March 13, at approximately 5:15 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak made a traffic stop in the 4000 block of Iowa Park Road.  The 21-year-old male driver was issued citations for Driving While License Invalid, Speeding and No Insurance.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Monday March 13, at approximately 3:45 pm, Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop at the intersection of Holliday and 12Th Street.  The 36-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She 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, March 13, 2017

On Thursday March 9, at approximately 11:21 pm, Sergeant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop at the intersection of Ave J and Polk Street.  The 26-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday March 10, at approximately 12:30 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 6100 block of F.M. 368 in reference to a Criminal Mischief.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) had driven a vehicle over several underground boxes containing valves for an irrigation system causing $5,000.00 to $10,000.00 in damage.

On Friday March 10, at approximately 1:13 pm, Deputy Justin Mitchell made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 1739.  The 33-year-old male driver was placed under arrest after a Wichita County K-9 gave a positive alert on the vehicle.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram, Possession of a Marijuana over four ounces under five pounds and money laundering over $2,500.00 under $30,000.00.  0.6 grams of cocaine, one pound of marijuana and $12,008.00 in currency was seized.

On Friday March 10, at approximately 10:47 pm, Corporal Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Central Frwy.  A 54-year-old male passenger exited the vehicle and fled on foot.  He was placed under arrest a short time later.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding Parole Warrant and Evading Arrest or Detention with Previous Convictions.

On Friday March 10, at approximately 12:30 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 13000 block of Headquarters Road in reference to a Criminal Mischief.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) fired several shots into a metal barn wall on the property.

On Saturday March 11, at approximately 11:00 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 2100 block of Kell West.  The 45-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 March 11, at approximately 2:00 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel and Deputy Roy Biter responded to 800 block of S.H. 258 East in reference to a Civil Matter.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person stated that he wanted to make a report of a civil matter that occurred on the property.

On Saturday March 11, at approximately 11:47 pm, Deputy Christopher Salas made a traffic stop at the intersection of 7th and Broad.  The 23-year-old female driver placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Saturday March 11, at approximately 8:54 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn attempted to make a traffic stop at the intersection of Talunar and Polk.  The driver stopped in the 2200 block of Talunar at which time the 21-year-old male driver exited the vehicle and fled on foot.  He was placed under arrest a short time later.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Evading Arrest or Detention.

On Sunday March 12, at approximately 1:15 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 4600 block of Jacksboro Hwy.  The 56-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 March 13, at approximately 1:04 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 3800 block of Jacksboro Hwy.  The 17-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 940-766-8254.

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.