On Wednesday July 7, at approximately 8:06 am, Corporal Jason Vandygriff responded to S.H. 240 near Bacon Switch Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that two juvenile males attempted to steal a bicycle from her property.  The juveniles were located and turned over to their legal guardians.

On Thursday July 8, at approximately 9:27 am, Deputy Daniel Jacobson and Deputy Roy Biter responded to the 1200 block of Vaughn Road in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she was bitten by three dogs as she was jogging.

On Friday July 9, at approximately 1:30 am, Corporal Jeff Penney made a traffic stop in the 7400 block of U.S. 287.  The 31-year-old male driver and a 26-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The driver was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four hundred grams, Possession of Marijuana over four ounces under five pounds and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over one gram under four grams.  The passenger was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 less than one gram and was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday July 11, at approximately 6:56 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 2800 block of F.M. 367 in reference to a Medical Call.  Upon arrival, a 69-year-old female was pronounced deceased.  The incident is under investigation.


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. 

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.