On Sunday November 17, at approximately 2:20 pm, Deputy Amanda Ward was approached by an individual who stated that he caught a subject inside his vehicle.  The individual stated that the subject ran from the scene.  A short time later the 40-year-old male subject was placed under arrest in the 1200 block of Kenley.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Burglary of a Vehicle.

On Tuesday November 19, at approximately 7:58 pm, Lieutenant Mark Whipple responded to the 200 block of Waggoner in Electra in referenced to a structure fire.  The cause of the fire is under investigation.

On Wednesday November 20, at approximately 2:39 pm, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Maurine.  The 47-year-old female driver was issued citations for Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility and Driving While License Expired.  The vehicle was impounded.


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. elId(t.