On Saturday November 9, at approximately 9:14 pm, Lieutenant Greg Wilson, Deputy J.J. Hernandez and Deputy Hunter McCain responded to Lake Buffalo in reference to a check welfare.  While in route to the call, they were notified that the person they were checking on was in the 4100 block of Thelma Drive.  Upon arrival, a 23-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Terroristic Threat.

On Sunday November 10, at approximately 7:22 am, Corporal Jeff Penny, Corporal Kristian Valdez, Deputy Amanda Ward and Deputy Darrell Waddleton responded to Hy Bridges in reference to a check welfare.  Upon arrival, a 23-year-old female was transported to the Red River Hospital for medical evaluation.

On Sunday November 10, at approximately 5:50 am, Deputy Darrell Waddleton and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 2900 block of Bacon Switch Road in reference to a Burglary of a Building.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) forced open a gate to the property and entered.  The person(s) then entered an unlocked shop.

On Sunday November 10, at approximately 6:01 am, Deputy Amanda Ward checked on an occupied vehicle in the 2800 block of Central Frwy. East.  The 24-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.


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.