On Tuesday April 9, at approximately 12:00 pm, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to the 1500 block of Bell Road in reference to a Sexual Assault.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had been sexually assaulted.

On Wednesday April 10, at approximately 8:57 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick made a traffic stop at the intersection of Jacksboro Hwy. and Hatton Road.  The 35-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 Prohibited Weapon.

On Thursday April 11, at approximately 4:35 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry, Deputy Brett Brasher and Deputy Caleb Myers responded to Wellington Lane in reference to a subject that was in the middle of the roadway.  Upon arrival, a 69-year-old male was taken into custody.  He was transported to the North Texas State Hospital and was admitted under a Peace Officers Application for Emergency Detention.


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.