On Monday March 27, at approximately 5:28 pm, Deputy Edmundo Garcia and Deputy Jacob Harris responded to the 3000 block of F.M. 369 South in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation. The Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and removed a window air conditioner. The person(s) then entered the residence and stole a carryon bag, a set of headphones and a screwdriver.
On Monday March 27, at approximately 3:21 pm, Deputy Breanton Chitwood made a traffic stop in the 400 block of Calhoun. The 19-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and Possession of Tobacco by Minor.
On Tuesday March 28, at approximately 9:15 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 1400 block of Charlie Circle in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a family member was threatening to harm him. The 44-year-old male suspect was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Terroristic Threat-Family Member.
On Tuesday March 28, at approximately 5:40 am, Deputy Jacob Harris and Deputy Aaron Perkins responded to the 4500 block of Business 287 J in reference to a Structure Fire. Upon arrival, the front porch of the residence was found to be on fire. The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time.
On Tuesday March 28, at approximately 12:45 am, Deputy Robert La Mel responded to the area of F.M. 367 and Huntington Lane in reference to cattle out on the roadway. Upon arrival at the cattle owner’s residence located in the 4300 block of F.M. 367, he reported that he found a subject sitting in the cab of his tractor. The 48-year-old male was barred from the property.
On Wednesday March 29, at approximately 2:39 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn began looking for a vehicle that was possible involved in a shooting that occurred in the 400 block of Galveston. He located a matching vehicle at the intersection of Broad and 15th. He attempted to stop the vehicle at the intersection of Elizabeth and Marshall. The vehicle stopped just north of an alleyway between Elizabeth and Huff. During the stop, a handgun was located approximately 100 feet away from the stop. The 26-year-old male driver and a 26-year-old male passenger were detained until the Wichita Falls Police Department arrived. The scene was turned over to them.
THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:
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.
David Duke, Sheriff
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.