On Tuesday December 19, at approximately 4:520 pm, Deputy Jeff Lee checked on an occupied vehicle at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Burnett Ranch Road. The 51-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Two outstanding warrants for Capias Surety Driving While Intoxicated and Capias Driving While License Invalid with Previous Conviction.

On Wednesday December 20, at approximately 7:40 am, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin responded to the 3300 block of Iowa Park Road in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a pony appeared on his property. The animal was impounded.


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.