On Thursday June 6, at approximately 8:13 am, Sergeant Sergio Teruel responded to Business 287 just west of Midway Church Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject cut the lock on a gate and entered the property.  Once inside the person damaged several pieces of equipment and stole diesel fuel.

On Friday June 7, at approximately 6:30 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 5600 block of Old Electra Road in reference t9o a suspicious person.  Upon arrival, a 55-year-old male was barred from the property.

On Saturday June 8, at approximately 12:30 am, Deputy Roy Biter made a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Mary.  The 26-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated with child passenger.

On Saturday June 8, at approximately 11:00 am, Corporal Jeff Penny made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and Jacksboro Hwy.  The 43-year-old male driver was issued citations for Speeding and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. 

On Saturday June 8, at approximately 6:58 pm, Deputy James Griffith and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to the 1300 block of Lentz Road in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property.  Entrance was then made into a storage building and a recreation vehicle.  Several items were stolen from the two.


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.