Daily Crime Brief, November 15, 2017

On Tuesday November 14, at approximately 3:33 pm, Deputy David Stout responded to the 1100 block of Spring Lake Road in reference to a Criminal Mischief. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a window on the residence had been shattered by a bullet.

On Tuesday November 14, at approximately 11:09 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel and Deputy Erick Jerrols responded to the 200 block of West Gresham Road in reference to an Assault. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had been assaulted by a subject.

On Tuesday November 14, at approximately 5:50 pm, Wichita County Deputies responded to the 5200 block of F.M. 1177 in reference to a subject with a weapon. The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Unit responded and the 23-year-old male subject was placed under arrest a short time later. 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 940-766-8254.

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, November 07, 2017

On November 06, 2017, at approximately 1:19 a.m., Deputy Matthew Schenk conducted a traffic top in the 2900 block of Southwest Parkway. The 26 year old driver was arrested on outstanding Wichita Falls Municipal Court warrants for Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Speeding, and Driving While License Invalid.

On November 06, 2017, at approximately 6:28 p.m., Deputy Daniel Jacobson was dispatched to the 2800 block of Production Boulevard in reference to an intoxicated subject. Upon arrival, Jacobson located an intoxicated 53 year old male. The subject was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and charged with Public Intoxication, a Class C Misdemeanor.

On November 06, 2017, at approximately 8:50 p.m., Deputy JJ Hernandez conducted a traffic stop in the 2400 block of Old Windthorst Road. The 28 year old driver was placed under arrest on outstanding Wichita County warrants for No Driver License, Violate Promise to Appear, Expired Driver License, and Bail Jumping. The driver also had outstanding Wichita Falls Municipal Court warrants for No Driver License and Expired Driver License. The driver was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center without incident.

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, November 06, 2017

On November 03, 2017, at approximately 11:45 p.m., Deputy Caleb Myers conducted a traffic stop in the area of 9th Street and Broad Street. The 29 year old male passenger was placed under arrest for outstanding Wichita County warrants for Possession of Marijuana less than two ounces and Criminal Trespass. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center without incident.

On November 05, 2017, at approximately 11:37 p.m., Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to a disturbance in the 800 block of Huntington Lane. Upon arrival, the reporting party stated she and a male friend had gotten into a verbal argument and she did not want him on the property. The 23 year old male was barred from the property and left the scene without incident.

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.

Deputies Seize 80 Pounds of Marijuana

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On November 4, 2017, at approximately 1:28 p.m., a Wichita County K-9 Interdiction Deputy along with his K-9 partner Cane conducted a traffic stop on US 287 South and Burnett Ranch Rd for a traffic violation. During the stop, the deputy observed several signs of criminal activity. The 64 year old driver consented to a vehicle search. During the search, the deputy located over 80 pounds of high grade marijuana concealed within the vehicle. The driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center where she was charged with Possession of Marijuana Over 50 pounds/ Under 2000 pounds, a second degree felony. The estimated value of the high grade marijuana is over $360,000 dollars.

Daily Crime Brief, November 2, 2017

On Monday October 30, at approximately 10:22 pm, Deputy Jeff Lee attempted to stop a vehicle in the 700 block of East Hatton Road. The vehicle was finally stopped after it struck an apartment building on Professional Drive. The driver fled the scene on foot.

On Wednesday November 1, at approximately 6:01 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 1500 block of Clover Lane in reference to a Criminal Mischief. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she was assaulted by a family member and that her vehicle was damaged by the same individual while in the 800 block of Marin Luther King Blvd.

On Wednesday November 1, at approximately 7:53 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop at the intersection of Lincoln and North Scott. The 26-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 Robbery.

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.

Beware of Phone Scam!

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The phone scam of missing jury duty is going around again. An unidentified caller is making calls informing individuals they have missed jury duty and warrant has been issued for their arrest. The caller is stating they are a deputy with the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office and the warrant needs to be taken care of immediately or jail time is imminent. The caller is telling the individual to go to a store and purchase a large amount of prepaid gift cards and relay the cards’ information over the phone. The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office WILL NOT contact you over the phone if you have missed jury duty or if you have a warrant for your arrest. You will be contacted via mail for jury request or missing of a court date. You will NEVER be asked to process any sort of payment over the phone. If you are contacted by someone from the Sheriff’s Office and have any question regarding the legitimacy of the information please call the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office at (940)766-8170 ext. 8100.

Daily Crime Brief, October 20, 2017

On October 11, 2017, at approximately 6:21 p.m., Deputy David Stout was dispatched to the area of FM 367 and Bell Road South in reference to a criminal mischief. The reporting party stated an unknown person had entered the property and broke the windshield of a 2016 Kubota tractor.

On October 18, 2017, at approximately 9:30 a.m., Deputy Brett Brasher responded to the 700 block of Gresham Road in reference to a burglary of a habitation. The reporting party stated an unknown person entered the residence and stole several items. Among the property reported stolen was a Remington Model 1100 shotgun, a Springfield bolt action 12 gauge shotgun, a Remington 270 bolt action rifle with case, a .38 special revolver with a 2 inch barrel, a hard sided locking pistol case, a Cabelas range bag, electronic ear muffs, and a wooden box containing miscellaneous ammunition.

On October 19, 2017, at approximately 2:00 p.m., Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin located a stolen vehicle in the 1700 block of City View Drive. The registered owner was contacted and arrived at the scene. The vehicle was released to the owner.

On October 19, 2017, at approximately 7:50 p.m., Deputy Brian Koschak attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Wichita Street. The vehicle failed to stop and continued traveling to Carolina Street. The vehicle finally stopped at the dead end of Carolina Street. The 58 year old male driver was arrested for Fleeing or Eluding a Police Officer and an outstanding Wichita Falls Municipal Court warrant for Speeding. The driver was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center without incident.

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, September 20, 2017

On Tuesday September 19, at approximately 10:07 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kell and Grant.  The 22-year-old female driver and an 18-year-old male passenger were issued citations for possession of drug paraphernalia.

On Tuesday September 19, at approximately 10:46 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop at the intersection of Arthur and Ave. S.  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 Intoxicated 3rd or more offense.

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, September 19, 2017

On Monday September 18, at approximately 8:25 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop at the intersection of F.M. 369 and Kell Blvd.  The 27-year-old male driver was issued citations for No Drivers License and Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility.  The vehicle was impounded.

On Tuesday September 19, at approximately 1:36 am, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop at the intersection of Grant and Ave. R.  The 51-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 Capias Pro Fine-Fail to Report Change of Address or Name.

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.