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 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.