Crime

Lawton councilmember charged with embezzlement

The mishandling of a $6,000 check is at the center of the charges filed on Tuesday.

Manhunt Monday

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Man arrested for allegedly stealing vehicle from dealership

Police: Jacksboro man damaged 12 homes and businesses

  Burkburnett ISD: Juvenile arrested in connection with online threat

Woman allegedly speeds, drives aggressively with unbuckled kids in car

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Manhunt Monday

Woman upset about cigarettes allegedly pushes man out of wheelchair

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Police: Electra woman held adult daughter at gunpoint, demanded money

WF woman charged with Injury to a Child

  UPDATE: WFPD has provided additional details after officer-involved shooting, WFPD wreck

Man arrested four years after alleged theft

An Indiana man has been booked into the Wichita County Jail more than four years after a warrant was signed for his arrest.

  UPDATE: Officers inside Olney diner when shots fired

According to authorities, the shooting took place at the “That Place” diner on Main Street in Olney.

Woman arrested for alleged theft of picture frame, OU koozie from home

Woman allegedly takes picture frame and koozie from house she wasn't invited into.

UPDATE: OSBI releases name of man shot by LPD on Sunday night

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations has released new information in the officer-involved shooting which took place in west Lawton on Sunday night.

Manhunt Monday

WFPD: Two arrested for stealing vehicle

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Two arrested for stealing coins from cars

Suspected killer of rapper Nipsey Hussle arrested, police say

Fmr. Iowa Park CISD substitute teacher sentenced to prison

Manhunt Monday

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  Burkburnett ISD: Increased police presence will continue

School officials say security will be increased through the remainder of the school year.

Traffic ticket turns into jail time following chase

A man being pulled over for a traffic violation allegedly ran from police and assaulted an officer.

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Officials investigating threat against Burkburnett Middle School

Officials say a threat was made against the Burkburnett Middle School

Burkburnett man charged for writing forged checks

Burkburnett Police say seven underfunded or forged checks were passed at the United Supermarket.

  Search Warrant leads to methamphetamine arrest

Wichita County investigators say they found 6.4 grams of methamphetamine in the apartment.

  WFPD: Woman tried to run over neighbor

Wichita Falls Police say a woman was arrested for nearly running over her neighbor at the Indian Falls Apartments.

  Man wanted for robbery, unlawful restraint captured in Montague Co.

A Bowie man on the run for nearly a month has been caught.

Woman arrested for prostitution in undercover police operation

An undercover police investigation leads to an arrest for prostitution.

Burkburnett man given 10 years probation for sexual assault of a child

In April 2018, Kamron Minniefield was arrested and charged with Continuous Sexual Abuse of Young Child or Children.

  WFPD: Pair arrested after vehicle found full of stolen items

Officers were called to a hotel in reference to stolen property.

WFPD on the lookout for new Manhunt Monday suspect

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  Shooting at Lawton apartment complex

Shortly before three o’clock Sunday afternoon police were dispatched to an apartment complex in southwest Lawton for the report of a shooting.

25+ Defendants in Wichita Falls drug bust sentenced

The Department of Justice says more than 25 defendants have been sentenced in connection with last year's massive drug trafficking investigation.

  WCSO: woman arrested after stolen firearms recovered at pawn shop

Wichita County Sheriff Deputies say they recovered the stolen firearms from a pawn shop on Seymour Highway.

  Crews work to extinguish house fire in Wichita Falls

Crews got a call for a house fire at 10 a.m.

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Warrant issued for Duncan man charged with secretly recording juvenile, mother

Gary Brady, 45, is charged with using a hidden camera inside a USB phone charging plug to record a juvenile and her mother inside their home.

Drugs found in murder suspect’s jail cell

Deputies say they found two marijuana cigarettes during a "shakedown" of the Wichita County Jail Annex.

Report provides new information about death of Allred Unit inmate

We have reached out to the Office of Inspector General for updates on the investigation.

  Deputies discover 178 pounds of marijuana during traffic stop

Deputies say they found 178 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop near Iowa Park.

  Police: Homeless man breaks into good Samaritan’s home

Police say a homeless man broke into a home in Burkburnett.

  WFPD: Four-year-old tests positive for cocaine

Wichita Falls Police arrested a man accused of exposing a four-year-old to cocaine.

  West Virginia man found guilty in infant’s rape, murder; jury recommends no mercy

It took the jury two hours to find the man guilty of multiple charges in the 2016 death of a 10-month-old girl.

WFPD: Man arrested for threatening to kill officers

Officers were called out to a home in the 1200 block of Kenley for a disturbance on Monday afternoon.

  Deceased inmate identified, Allred Unit remains on lockdown

The prison has been on lockdown for nearly two weeks since the incident.

Wichita Falls city employee injured after vehicle falls on him

Police said a Wichita Falls city employee was injured by a vehicle.

Police look for man who led officers on car, foot chase

A man allegedly led police on a chase and escaped officers in a park.

Unsealed search warrant shows FBI was worried about IEDs, chemical warfare agents at west Lawton apartment

An FBI search warrant, which was unsealed earlier this month, has provided new information into an investigation of a west Lawton apartment in late January, including the discovery of a potentially deadly chemical warfare agent.

  Reward increased to $7,000 for wanted sex offender from Electra

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Fingerprints leads to arrest of gun theft suspect

A 17-year-old has been charged with Theft of a Firearm after his fingerprints were found on the door handle of a truck that had been broken into, according to police.

Police: Woman arrested for attempting to cash forged check, again

A Texoma woman has been arrested for attempting to pass a forged check, again.

Apache man arrested, charged with possession of child porn

An Apache man has been arrested and jailed after an Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations case which ended with child pornography charges.

Wichita Falls woman accused of stealing nearly $4,000 from employer

She is accused of taking nightly deposits on three different dates.

  Suspect in incident at Bellevue Cemetery arrested

A man wanted in connection with recent criminal activity at a local cemetery has been arrested.

Manhunt Monday suspect wanted for Theft of Service

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Missing 2-year-old found dead in Minnesota; father in custody

An off-duty public works employee found what is believed to be the toddler's body inside a blanket off the shoulder of the highway.

  Clay Co. law enforcement on the lookout for cemetery vandalism suspect

Have you seen this man? If so, the Clay County Sheriff's Office wants to hear from you.

  Man charged in connection with July 2018 motorcycle theft

A Wichita Falls man has been charged with theft eight months after he was found in possession of a stolen motorcycle.

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Man arrested following fight outside fast food restaurant

A fight over the weekend left a man with a broken wrist, broken teeth, and a concussion, according to WFPD.

Warrant issued for Lawton man in double fatal wreck on New Year’s Day

According to court records, Jason Lenard, 29, is facing two 2nd Degree Murder charges in connection to the wreck which happened a little after 1 a.m. on January 1, 2019.

  Coaches and parents in college admissions scheme find jobs in danger

At a brief court appearance Wednesday, a judge allowed Lori Loughlin to be released on $1 million bond and travel to the area around Vancouver, Canada, to work but otherwise imposed strict travel restrictions.

  WFPD: Pair arrested with 49 false identification cards

Wichita Falls Police arrested the pair with 49 pieces of false identification.

Affidavits provide more information into weekend vandalism spree

The suspect told officers voices inside he head told him to smash the windows.

Burkburnett woman accused of trying to cash forged check

A Burkburnett woman has been accused of trying to cash a forged check.

Father accused of taking AK-47 to FL school after son said teacher ‘slammed him’

The father reportedly told police he didn’t intend to hurt anyone with the gun, saying he carries it for protection and forgot he had it on him.

Newborn left to die in 1981 identified by DNA; mother charged in South Dakota

After 38 years, police used DNA tests and genealogy to help arrest the suspected mother of a newborn left to die on the side of a South Dakota road.

Man who crashed into WFPD vehicle arrested for DWI

The driver of a vehicle that crashed into a police vehicle Monday night was arrested for a DWI.

Deceased victim named in officer-involved shooting in Quanah

The name of the deputy involved has not yet been released.

Man who allegedly threatened Google arrested in California

The YouTuber allegedly drove across the country in order to confront Google officials, telling police he’d get violent if the visit didn’t go well.

Louisiana man arrested after attacking wife over sandwich

A Northeast Louisiana man is behind bars after sheriff’s deputies say he attacked his wife over a sandwich.

Wichita Falls man accused of sexually assaulting teen

It is alleged he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl.

WFPD, Crime Stoppers name new Manhunt Monday suspect

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Young girl found dead inside duffel bag near California trail identified

The search for the girl’s identity began after her body was found partially concealed in a black duffel bag and dumped down an embankment.

Man found guilty in adopted son’s murder inspired by Oscar-winning movie ‘Manchester by the Sea’

The main character in "Manchester by the Sea" learns he cannot be prosecuted for killing his children, following an accidental house fire.

  WFPD: Vandal damages three businesses on Kemp Blvd

Police say three businesses were damaged by a vandal Saturday morning.