On Tuesday July 16, at approximately 11:47 am, Deputy Amanda Ward made a traffic stop in the 1900 block of 9th Street.  A 29-year-old male passenger and a 33-year-old female passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The male was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 under 28 grams and the female was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Wednesday July 17, at approximately 7:34 pm, Corporal Jason Vandygriff and Deputy Darrell Waddleton responded to the 500 block of Huntington in reference to a Disturbance.  Upon arrival, a 78-year-old female was placed under arrest.  She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence.

On Thursday July 18, at approximately 10:44 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the intersection of F.M. 369 and Rogers Road in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, a horse 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 940-766-8100, 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.