On Monday March 5, at approximately 10:00 pm, Deputy Caleb Myers made a traffic stop in the 1800 block of Maurine. A 43-year-old male passenger and a 31-year-old female passenger were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. The male was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 less than one gram and the female was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 3 less than 28 grams.

On Monday March 5, at approximately 7:00 am, Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 3400 block of Clower Road in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered her residence and stole an H&R 12 gauge shotgun.


The Next Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy will start on March 8. This free fourteen week class will give you an insight on your Wichita County Sheriff’s Office. You learn about the different divisions of the Sheriff’s Office, you will get to drive a Sheriff’s Patrol Vehicle, Shoot different weapons that are used by the Sheriff’s Office and so much more. The course is held every Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Contact Deputy Melvin Joyner or Deputy Brien Conner for more information at 940-766-8100 ext. 8676 or ext. 8678.


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.