On Wednesday June 16, at approximately 11:15 pm, Deputy Johnny Routon made a traffic stop at the intersection of Spur 447 and Scott.  The 40-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over one gram under four grams.

On Thursday June 17, at approximately 2:06 pm, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 700 block of Wellington Lane to assist the Texas Department of Public Safety with a traffic accident.  The 17-year-old male driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The case is being handled by DPS.

On Friday June 18, at approximately 2:54 am, Deputy Johnny Routon checked on an occupied vehicle near the intersection of 9th and Van Buren.  The 17-year-old female driver and a 17-year-old female passenger were issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of E Cigarettes by Minor.


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.