Daily Crime Brief, July 16, 2019

On July 13, 2019 at approximately 8:08 a.m., Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 1100 block of Springlake Road in reference to a check welfare.  Upon arrival, a 23 year old male subject was found walking in the roadway.  The subject was transported to the North Texas State Hospital on an Emergency Detention Order by Peace Officer. 

On July 13, 2019 at approximately 7:52 a.m., Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 1000 block of Thrift Road in reference to an animal complaint. The reporting party stated he witnessed two dogs attacking his animals and he scared them off.  The incident was found to be a civil issue.

On July 13, 2019 at approximately 12:54 a.m., Deputy Christopher Bashford conducted a traffic stop in the area of Scott Avenue and 15th Street.  The 30 year old driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  He is being charged with Driving While License Invalid-Enhanced, a Class B Misdemeanor. 

On July 14, 2019 at approximately 2:25 a.m., Deputy Caleb Myers conducted a traffic stop in the area of 9th Street and Austin Street.  The 22 year old driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  He is being charged with Driving While Intoxicated with a BAC greater than 0.15, a Class A Misdemeanor. 

On July 15, at approximately 12:51 p.m., Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the 8000 block of Tica Road in reference to a burglary of a habitation.  Upon arrival the reporting party stated someone entered the residence and removed a white Xbox One S gaming system and controller.  The value of the stolen property is approximately $470. 

On July 15, at approximately 1:53 a.m., Deputy Aaron Perkins conducted a traffic stop in the 2400 block of Essex.  The 21 year old driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  He is being charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 2 Over 4g Less than 400g, a 2nd Degree Felony. 

On July 16, at approximately 9:45 a.m., Deputy Amanda Ward met with a subject at the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office in reference to a possible fraud.  The reporting party stated he believed an unknown subject was making credit applications in his name.  A report was taken 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. trict”;var e=t

Inmate Roster Software Update

Due to the Wichita County software changeover, Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Inmate Roster will not be accurate. The software changeover is expected to be complete on Monday, July 15th. We will post when the update is complete and the site is back up and running. Sorry for the inconvenience and we appreciate your understanding.

Daily Crime Brief, July 8, 2019

On Monday July 1, at approximately 3:30 pm, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 5300 block of Professional Drive in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he had been assaulted by a subject.

On Monday July 1, at approximately 6:04 pm, Deputy James Griffith and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 5200 block of F.M. 1177 in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 24-year-old male was transported to the North Texas State Hospital for a Medical Evaluation.

On Monday July 1, at approximately 10:47 pm, Lieutenant Mark Whipple and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 6200 block of Central Frwy. in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, a 35-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence.

On Tuesday July 2, at approximately 9:10 pm, Sergeant Jeff Lee made a traffic stop in the 700 block of East Hatton.  The 19-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Tuesday July 2, at approximately 3:46 am, Deputy Brett Brasher and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 900 block of Burkburnett Road to assist the Burkburnett Police Department with an Aggravated Robbery call.  A suspect vehicle was stopped on I-44 north of Daniels Road.  The incident is under investigation by the Burkburnett Police Department.

On Tuesday July 2, at approximately 7:54 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to the 1500 block of Rifle Range Road in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he had been assaulted by a subject prior to Deputies arrival.

On Wednesday July 3, at approximately 4:09 am, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the intersection of 6th and Lamar in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 43-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence.

On Wednesday July 3, at approximately 9:08 am, Corporal Jeff Penney, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the 1200 block of Broad to serve an arrest warrant.  Upon arrival, a 27-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Bond Forfeiture-Forgery Financial Instrument.

On Wednesday July 3, at approximately 5:23 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols responded to the 1600 11th Street in reference to an Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had been assaulted by a subject while at a residence located in the 800 block of North Electra in Electra.

On Thursday July 4, at approximately 5:58 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 281 and Hatton Road.  The 29-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 Thursday July 4, at approximately 11:51 pm, Sergeant Cole McGarry and Corporal Kristian Valdez responded to the 1300 block of F.M. 369 South in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 33-year-old male and a 32-year-old female were barred from the property.

On Friday July 5, at approximately 2:19 am, Lieutenant Mark Whipple made a traffic stop on Iowa Park Road east of F.M. 369.  The 27-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 Friday July 5, at approximately 12:55 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Wellington Lane and Iowa Park Road.  The 40-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 July 5, at approximately 11:37 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn, Deputy Matthew Schenck and Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the intersection of River Road and Eastland Road in reference to a Check Welfare.  Upon arrival, a 24-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle.

On Saturday July 6, at approximately 1:30 pm, Corporal Jeff Penney responded to the intersection of U.S. 287 and Huntington Lane to assist the Texas Department of Public Safety with a traffic stop.

On Saturday July 6, at approximately 10:38 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop in the 2100 block of Kemp.  The 22-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday July 7, at approximately 2:11 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 82 and Crown Lane.  The 27-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 Dangerous Drug.

On Sunday July 7, Deputy James Griffith responded to the 1900 block of Bailey Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) stole two bulls from his 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 940-766-8100, 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, July 1, 2019

On Friday June 28, at approximately 7:51 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Huntington Lane.  The 33-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 and an outstanding warrant for Speeding.  He was also issued a citation for speeding.

On Friday June 28, at approximately 9:15 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and 10th Street.  The 58-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 Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Friday June 28, at approximately 7:52 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of 9th and Denver.  Two credit cards were seized from the 21-year-old male for Preventing Consequences of Theft.

On Saturday June 29, at approximately 11:00 am, Corporal Jeff Penney and Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the intersection of F.M. 1739 and U.S. 287 in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and damaged a fuel tank on a vehicle while stealing diesel fuel.  The Reporting Person was able to show camera footage of the suspect vehicle and the suspect.  A short time later Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop on the suspect vehicle at the intersection of F.M. 1739 and U.S. 287.  The 33-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Criminal Mischief over $750.00 under $2,500.00.

On Saturday June 29, at approximately 2:15 am, Deputy Christopher Bashford made a traffic stop in the 3400 block of McNiel.  The 32-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated 3rd Offense.

On Sunday June 30, at approximately 12:47 am, Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Jacksboro Hwy.  The 45-year-old male driver was issued citations for Unregistered Motor Vehicle and 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 940-766-8100, 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. ta = this

Daily Crime Brief, June 25, 2019

On Monday June 24, at approximately 9:33 am, Deputy Amanda Ward and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to F.M. 1739 and Barwise in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole fuel from three vehicles and an air compressor.

On Monday June 24, at approximately 11:00 am, Deputy Amanda Ward responded to F.M. 1739 and F.M. 2394 in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole fuel from a vehicle.

On Monday June 24, at approximately 7:32 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 3700 block of Hammon Road in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) forced open the door to an office located on the property and stole several items.

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 24, 2019

On Friday June 21, at approximately 3:23 pm, Deputy James Griffith responded to the 2100 block of Ave B in reference to a Threat.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject threatened to harm her children.

On Friday June 21, at approximately 8:56 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza stopped a subject that was walking in the roadway on Ridgeway near Iowa Park Road.  The 55-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.

On Friday June 21, at approximately 9:26 am, Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 5900 block of Quail Ridge in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) made three unauthorized withdrawals on his bank account.

On Saturday June 22, at approximately 1:40 pm, Sergeant Jeff Lee made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Huntington Lane.  The 40-year-old female driver was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana over four ounces under five pounds.

On Saturday June 22, at approximately 4:26 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to the 3900 block of McKinney Road in reference to an unoccupied vehicle check.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a vehicle had backed up to the gate of the property and then left after several minutes.

On Saturday June 22, at approximately 1:37 am, Deputy Aaron Perkins made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and 8th Street.  The 24-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Driving While License Invalid.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Saturday June 22, at approximately 3:51 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff, Deputy J.J. Hernandez, Deputy Darrel Waddleton, Deputy Ivan Galarza and Deputy James Griffith responded to the 1800 block of Kathrine to serve an Arrest Warrant.  Upon arrival, the 35-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 one gram under four grams in a Drug Free Zone and three outstanding warrants for Falsification of Drug Test Results, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram and Fail to Identify/Fugitive from Justice.

On Saturday June 22, at approximately 6:36 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 2200 block of Syble Lane in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 34-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Terroristic Threat.

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. r:

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. 

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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