On Monday August 17, at approximately 10:32 pm, Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to U.S. 287 and Windthorst Road to assist the Texas Department of Public Safety who was in pursuit of a vehicle.  The vehicle was finally stopped at the intersection of Weeks and Caston.  The 28-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Evading Arrest/Detention with a vehicle.

On Tuesday August 18, at approximately 8:02 am, Deputy Brett Brasher and Deputy Amanda Ward responded to the 7400 block of Northwest Frwy. to assist a Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper with a traffic stop.  Upon arrival, a 41-year-old male and a 40-year-old female were placed into custody.  They were transported to the North Texas State Hospital for Medical Evaluation.

On Wednesday August 19, at approximately 1:07 am, Deputy Sean Bigham made a traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Amherst.  The 20-year-old male driver and a 20-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged with an outstanding warrant for Aggravated Robbery.  The passenger was charged with an outstanding warrant for Surety off Bond-Possession of Marijuana over two ounces under four ounces in a Drug Free Zone.


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.