On Tuesday February 2, at approximately 10:15 am, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop at the intersection of Grant and Ave C.  A 34-year-old male exited the vehicle and fled on foot.  The male has seven outstanding warrants for his arrest.

On Wednesday February 3, at approximately 6:35 am, Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 1300 block of S.H. 79 North in reference to a Burglary of a Motor Vehicle.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered his property and stole a Benjamin Pneumatic air rifle from his unlocked vehicle.

On Thursday February 4, at approximately 2:11 am, Deputy Hunter Deason checked on an unoccupied vehicle on F.M. 1177 east of Willis Road.  The vehicle was found to be unlocked.  It was impounded after the registered owner could not be contacted.

On Thursday February 4, at approximately 12:10 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop in the 3600 block of Maplewood.  The 21-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.


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 2815 Central Frwy. East or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8100, ext. 4013. 

David Duke, Sheriff

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.