On March 24, 2021, at approximately, 7:15 a.m., Deputy Matthew Schenck, working as a school resource officer, was contacted by a school employee about a vehicle burglary.  The reporting party stated his vehicle had been broken into.  A portable radio was the only item missing from the vehicle.  A report was made and the investigation is ongoing. 

On March 24, 2021, at approximately, 9:14 p.m., Deputy Johnny Routon conducted a traffic stop in the area of Central Freeway East.  The 26 year old female driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  She is being charged with Driving While Intoxicated. 

On March 25, 2021, at approximately, 11:40 p.m., Deputy Johnny Routon conducted a traffic stop in the area of 2500 block of Avenue E.  The 23 year old male driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and released from the scene. 


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.