On Wednesday March 4, at approximately 7:13 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 8500 block of Rogers Lane in reference to a missing child.  While in route to the call, it was reported that the child was located in the 3400 block of Clover.  Upon arrival, the child was released to his father.

On Wednesday March 4, at approximately 10:57 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell and Deputy Jorge Ramirez responded to the 2500 block of 77 Ranch Road in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the residence and stole three firearms and a game camera.

On Wednesday March 4, at approximately 9:40 am, Deputy Greg Anderson was notified by a subject of found property located in the 1600 block of 6th Street.  The property was collected and turned in as evidence as found property.

On Wednesday March 4, at approximately 8:40 am, Corporal Jeff Penney made a traffic stop at the intersection of Seymour Hwy. and Baylor.  The 38-year-old male driver was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Dangerous Drug.

On Wednesday March 4, at approximately 8:12 am, Deputy Roy Biter and Deputy Jorge Ramirez responded to S.H. 240 near the Cashion Church in reference to an Animal Complaint.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a hog at been struck by a vehicle and was laying in the bar ditch.


Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a Deputy Sheriff patrolling Wichita County?  The next Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy begins on Thursday March 26.  This free fourteen week course is held every Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  You will learn all about the inner workings of your Sheriff’s Office.  You get to drive a patrol unit, fire weapons at the range, conduct a building search and so much more.  Contact Deputy Melvin Joyner or Deputy Brien Conner at 940-766-8100 ext. 8676 or ext. 8678 for more information or go on line at wichitacountysheriffsoffice.org to learn more.


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 940-766-8100, ext. 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.