On Friday July 16, at approximately 12:18 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson made a traffic stop in the 7400 block of Northwest Freeway.  The 41-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or more offense.

On Saturday July 17, at approximately 12:05 am, Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop at the intersection of Scott and Kell.  The 28-year-old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Sunday July 18, at approximately 2:47 am, Sergeant Cole McGarry, Deputy Hunter McCain and Deputy Matthew Ferguson responded to the 5700 block of F.M. 1206 in reference to a structure fire.  Upon arrival, it was determined that the fire had started from an electrical short and was out prior to Deputies arrival.


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.