On Wednesday June 13, at approximately 12:23 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 7800 block of Powell in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he observed a subject in his garage. The subject was confronted at which time he had a folding knife in his possession. The Reporting Person reported that a five gallon gas can was stolen from the garage. Deputies went to a residence across the street where the 21-year-old male suspect was located. He was placed under arrest and was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He was charged with Aggravated Assault, Burglary of a Habitation and two outstanding warrants for Capias Pro Fine-Failure to Properly Signal Lane Change and Capias Pro-Fine-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Thursday June 14, at approximately 1:13 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop at the intersection of Polk and 9th Street. The vehicle was found to have been reported stolen. The 20-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Theft over $750.00 under $2,500.00.

On Thursday June 14, at approximately 5:34 pm, Deputy J.J. Hernandez and Deputy Kristian Valdez responded to the 500 block of Wellington Lane in reference to a Check Welfare. Upon arrival, a 92-year-old female was transported to Kell West Hospital by American Medical Response Ambulance.

On Thursday June 14, at approximately 8:55 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick and Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 300 block of Cindy Lane in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, a 27-year-old female and a 49-year-old female were barred from the property.


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 940-766-8254.

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.