On Monday June 26, at approximately 2:05 pm, Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin and Deputy Brett Brasher responded to the 1600 block of Pecanway Drive in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a chainsaw valued at $200.00 and a pair of 36” bolt cutters valued at $100.00.

On Wednesday June 28, at approximately 3:46 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Bell Road.  The 56-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm.


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.