On Thursday September 24, at approximately 4:37 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 2200 block of River Road in reference to a Theft.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she was the victim of a scam.

On Thursday September 24, at approximately 10:52 am, Deputy Matthew Josh McGuinn responded to the area of Martin Luther King and Harding to assist the Wichita Falls Police Department with a pursuit.  The vehicle struck a guide wire at the intersection of Harding and Bonner, at which time the driver exited the vehicle and began running west on Bonner.  Deputy McGuinn placed the subject under arrest and released him to the Police Department.


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.