Crime

Manhunt Monday suspect wanted for possession of a controlled substance

Ashley Ann Gilleland, 26, is wanted for possession of a controlled substance in penalty group 1, over 4 grams but under 200 grams.

  28-year-old WF woman charged with felony injury to a child

  81-year-old WF woman given 9 counts of child endangerment

9-1-1 call leads to the arrest of a WF 19-year-old

Manhunt Monday suspect wanted for possession of drugs in a drug free zone

WF woman arrested twice in just 48 hours

  Manhunt Monday suspect wanted for possession of a controlled substance

Continued Coverage

Olney PD arrest person of interest in connection to early Friday stabbing

  WF woman arrested for throwing wood at child

  Police: WF man arrested for Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child

  Clay Co. suspect charged in stabbing homicide

  Duncan authorities release details of Monday shooting, identify victims

  LATEST: Duncan PD held press conference to address the situation

UPDATE: Family confirms identity of man involved in Duncan shooting

Duncan Police Chief Danny Ford tells us that three people were killed outside the store near a vehicle. One of the people dead is the shooter.

  LATEST: Duncan PD holds press conference about shooting

Duncan Police Chief Danny Ford tells us that three people were killed outside the store near a vehicle. One of those killed is the shooter.

  Manhunt Monday suspect wanted for possession of controlled substance

Frank Lee McClelland, 44, is wanted for possession of a controlled substance in penalty group one over four grams but under 200 grams; his pre-trial bond was cancelled.

  Fort Sill soldier in Wichita County Jail, charged with coercion and enticement

A Fort Sill soldier is being held in the Wichita County Jail in Texas after being arrested by authorities from Sheppard Air Force Base.

LPD looking for vehicle connected to homicide

UPDATE: ‘Person of interest’ arrested in connection to October Lawton murder

  Manhunt Monday suspect wanted for bond forfeiture in indecency with a child

  UPDATE: Archer Co. inmate that escaped custody has been caught

  UPDATE WFPD: Victim actually suspect in ATM robbery

UPDATE WFPD: Man arrested following Monday afternoon shooting

  Lott appeal denied in 2016 murder case

An appeal for convicted killer, Kody Lott, has been denied by the Court of Appeals Second Appellate District in Fort Worth.

Arrest warrant for murder filed in Oct. death at Lawton bar

The Comanche County District Attorney's office has filed a first degree murder warrant in connection to the shooting death of Tahiba Willis.

UPDATE: LPD confirms victim’s death after Wednesday shooting, identity released

The Lawton Police Department says the victim of Wednesday's shooting in west Lawton has died.

  UPDATE: Multiple arrests made in October murder case

Arrests made in the October 26 murder of 41-year-old Eddie Donte Hill

UPDATE: LPD says victim suffered gunshot to the head, looking for suspects

The Lawton Police Department is investigating an incident which left at least one victim with a gunshot wound.

Manhunt Monday suspect wanted for forgery

Crime Stoppers of Wichita Falls need your help finding a man wanted for forgery.

  ACSO, WCSO capture suspect after Sunday morning chase

Deputies with the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office were called into action to help the Archer County Sheriff's Office early on November 3.

Altus Police Department investigating six separate shootings since Friday

The Altus Police Department is asking for help from residents as they investigate a string of shootings.

  Former Olney Police Chief pleads guilty to threats at gunpoint

“This was a despicable abuse of power.”

  WF marijuana dealer convicted in federal criminal trial

Chad Anthony Ray now faces up to 20 years in federal prison.

Police looking for suspect in store robbery

WFPD is searching for the suspect in the robbery of Abel's General Store #2

  Large drug bust during traffic stop on 287

Police found 14 pounds of methamphetamine and 3 grams of black tar heroin in the vehicle.

  Early morning drug bust in Clay Co.

At around 4:00 a.m. on Tuesday morning a Clay County Deputy Sheriff was on a routine patrol when he stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation.

Man gets evicted, goes back to apartment, gets arrested

Man faces 2 new charges in addition to 6 warrants

Theft call at Kohl’s lands man in jail with numerous charges

Theft of socks leads to several charges for one man

One injured in early morning shooting

Police are searching for 2 suspects in the shooting of a 22-year-old man on the city's East side

WF man faces charges for breaking into ex’s home

Man breaks into ex-girlfriend's home, assaults her and another man

Manhunt Monday

Manhunt Monday for October 21, 2019

  WFPD: Suspect at large after robbing ATM

The suspect was wearing a black bandana over his face.

Duncan teen charged with making a terrorism hoax against school

A student in Duncan has been charged with a terrorism hoax after investigators say he threatened to shoot up Duncan High School.

Baseball-bat wielding man arrested after altercation

It appeared to the officer that the group was trying to separate two adult males who were involved in a disturbance.

2 men arrested following traffic stop

Police made a traffic stop in the 600 block of East Scott Avenue on Monday, October 15

  33-year-old Wichita Falls man wanted for indecency with a child

Valdez stands 6 foot 1 inch and weighs around 235 pounds.

22-year-old Missouri resident faces charges after pretending to be an under-age runaway

On Saturday, Oct 12, WFPD officers responded to Kiwanis Park on Southwest Parkway for a Welfare Check.

  Two arrested for drug possession

Officers found marijuana and a small bag of methamphetamine in their vehicle.

Texas man steals from Target, tries to sell items in parking lot

Suspect with previous theft convictions gets busted again in Target parking lot

UPDATE: Four victims taken from home of Lawton shooting

The Lawton Police Department is continuing to investigate a shooting which happened on Saturday afternoon on the east side of town.

Student arrested for alleged threats against Duncan Public Schools

A Duncan student has been arrested for alleged threats against Duncan Public Schools.

  Inmate found unresponsive in Allred Unit

The Independent Office of Inspector General is investigating a death at the James V. Allred Unit that was discovered early Saturday

  Five women arrested in prostitution sting

An investigation into the massage parlors has been going on for over a year after police received tips about possible prostitution.

  One person arrested after early morning standoff

23-year-old Drew Wesley was arrested this morning after a standoff with Wichita Falls PD.

UPDATE: Army CID gives more info on threat, says it is credible but not specific

A document circulating on social media about a potential mass shooting has caused major confusion about whether or not the threat is real.

  Suspect in custody over threat to Nocona High School

As of 3:20 p.m. on Tuesday, September 24, Nocona had posted an updated statement via Facebook that law enforcement had taken the 16-year-old suspect to a juvenile detention and hearing center.

Man with outstanding warrants yells swears at WFPD Officers

Juan Manuel Rivas, 21, was arrested on September 23, 2019 for Evading Arrest Detention and multiple outstanding warrants.

  Local man behind bars for hoax bomb

Burkburnett PD received a 911 call on Saturday, September 21 that there was a five foot pipe with the label, ‘explosive,’ in front of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses in Burkburnett.

Cocaine, marijuana seized on 287 near Childress

DPS identified a man attempting to smuggle pounds of drugs across the country as 50-year-old Willie Gates.

Altus police identify victim, arrest suspect in weekend homicide

The Altus Police Department has taken a suspect into custody after a weekend homicide.

Burkburnett Police respond to bomb threat

Officers were informed that the suspect placed a long metal pipe on the premise of the church and told them it was an explosive device.

UPDATE: LPD identifies homicide victim from NW Lawton

The Lawton Police Department has officially released the identity of a man killed earlier this week in Northwest Lawton.

  Man held at gunpoint after attempt to rob disabled volunteer

26-year-old Angel Solorzano is charged with aggravated robbery after an attempt to steal the donation bucket from a disabled volunteer picking up donations from a gas station.

Airman charged with 2 counts of sexual assault of a minor

Dylan Andrew Jack remains in the Wichita County Jail as of Friday, September 20, 2019 on a bond on a $100,000 for both charges of Sexual Assault, a second degree felony each.

WFPD: Old High student ticketed for stuffing a potato in an exhaust pipe

The potato was filled with coins and could have done damage to other cars.

  7-month long ‘Operation Bates Motel’ ends with meth bust

The investigation, dubbed “Operation Bates Motel” started in Chillicothe on Feb. 2019.

Woman in custody after violent threats

Officers were called for a disturbance and were speaking with the involved party when Gaines arrived on scene.

  Road rage incident leads to arrest

Officers were called to the 3400 block of Burkburnett Road for a disturbance where they found the victim.

Man arrested for assaulting teacher

Officers were working off-duty at Rider when they were flagged down by a witness.

Local man causes commotion at Taco Bell, results in 4 charges

A disturbance call to a Taco Bell-KFC combination restaurant on the city’s Northside leads to 4 charges for a Wichita Falls man.

Manhunt Monday suspect wanted on bond forfeiture

52-year-old Dorothy Green is wanted for bond forfeiture - theft of property under $2,500 with 2 or more previous convictions & bond forfeiture - possession of a controlled substance.

Woman wanted for evading arrest

38-year-old, Stephanie Perry is wanted for Violation of Parole - Evading Arrest/Detention with motor vehicle.

Crime Stoppers tip leads to Most Wanted fugitive capture

Rodolfo Ortiz Gonzalez, 54, has ties to the Texas Syndicate gang and was wanted on parole violation.

Social media threat to Lawton school stopped by local, federal authorities

Officials with the Lawton Public Schools say a social media threat was investigated and handled overnight.

Texas inmate set to be executed for killing woman in 2010

The Supreme Court in 2002 barred the execution of mentally disabled people but has given states some discretion to decide how to determine intellectual disability. However, justices have wrestled with how much discretion to allow.

  Cadillac Ranch vandalized Sunday night

Authorities say the oldest Cadillac at the Ranch, located just west of Amarillo, was deliberately set on fire.

Police: Hostage held in SC home freed, armed man arrested following 3 hour standoff

The suspect has been identified as Dean Ryan Daugherty, 46, of Newberry.

UPDATE: Warrant issued for Altus murder suspect, details released

A First Degree Murder warrant has been issued for the suspect in a fatal weekend shooting in Altus.

Woman wanted for burglary of a building

Brittnie Sierra-Rexan Fannon, 32-years-old, is wanted for burglary of a building.

Duncan police investigating death near Main Street

The Duncan Police Department is investigating after a deceased man was found on Friday night.

Wanted sex offender captured in WF

Jarrod Drew Barker was booked into the Wichita Falls County Jail.