Crime

Suspect in drive-by shootings arrested for money laundering, drug possession

  BBB warns of COVID-19 contact tracing scams

Montague County Sheriff warns of scam calls

Lawton woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend in the neck

  Suspect sentenced in 2016 Lucy Park shooting

  WFPD needs help identifying burglary suspect

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El Paso murder suspect arrested in Lawton

  GRAPHIC: Wilder autopsy report suggests homicide, cause of death declared undetermined

  Suspects sought in drive-by shooting

UPDATE: Driver identified in morning crash, charged with drug possession

  WFPD: Forensic evidence in Wilder death inconclusive, case still open

  One arrested in late-night crash

Second suspect arrested in connection to aggravated robbery

The second suspect in connection to an aggravated robbery during a drug deal has been arrested.

Drug deal leads to aggravated robbery, suspect arrested

Wichita Falls police arrested one man Wednesday on an aggravated robbery warrant.

WF man arrested for money laundering, over $500K seized during investigation

A Wichita Falls man was arrested Tuesday for money laundering after over $500,000 was seized during a large scale marijuana distribution investigation by Texas DPS.

WF police asking for surveillance video for Thursday night shooting

Wichita Falls police are asking the public for any surveillance video.

WF police arrest man for allegedly burglarizing the same business four times

  Former WF deputy city manager found guilty of marijuana possession

  Crime Stoppers tips needed for Thursday night shooting

WF woman accused of threatening six people with a box cutter

Man threatens to kill woman with hammer, arrested by police

Three kids aged 12 and under accused of causing $50K in damage at Altus school

  WFPD: Suspect in custody after hours long search

Police are responding to a possible burglary on the 1700 block of Avalon Place.

WF man breaks through wall with tire iron, arrested for burglarizing business

WF police arrested one man Thursday after he allegedly broke into a store with a tire iron and stole merchandise.

  WFPD: Overnight shots fired still under investigation

Wichita Falls police are investigating an overnight incident where shots were fired.

Eighteen people sentenced to federal prison in Montague County

Eighteen people from the Montague County area have been sentenced to federal prison.

WF police arrest man wanted for stealing vehicle out of Seymour

The Wichita Falls Police Department arrested one man Monday who was wanted on warrants for allegedly stealing a vehicle in May of 2020.

  Shooting investigation underway in WF

A shooting is under investigation after a woman is shot then rushed to the hospital.

Man arrested on three warrants, including aggravated robbery

WF police arrested one man Thursday who was wanted for three warrants, including one for aggravated robbery.

WF police arrest man for allegedly threatening employees with hatchet

WF police arrested one man for aggravated assault after he allegedly threatened the employees of a Dollar Saver with a hatchet.

  Olney teacher murder suspect pleads guilty

Man charged in the murder of a high school teacher pleads guilty and is sentenced in the killing.

WF police arrest man for assaulting a peace officer, resisting arrest

Wichita Falls police arrested one man Monday for assaulting a peace officer, resisting arrest and drunk driving.

Lawton woman indicted for wreck that killed Burkburnett woman

A Lawton woman has been indicted by Wichita County for after she allegedly drove while intoxicated and caused a wreck that killed a Burkburnett woman.

Wichita Co. Jail taking precautions after arresting COVID-19 patient for family violence

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Department is taking extra precautions after bringing their first COVID-19 patient into the jail.

WF police arrest man for meth, pills following traffic stop

The Wichita Falls Police Department arrested one man Monday for drug possession following a traffic stop.

  Better Business Bureau warns of moving company scams

May is moving month and the Better Business Bureau wants to make sure you do careful research before hiring a moving company.

WF police arrest man for stealing car, assaulting owners

The Wichita Falls Police Department arrested one man Sunday for allegedly stealing a car and assaulting the owners after they tried to retrieve it.

Man arrested in Stephens Co. for alleged kidnapping

The Stephens County Sheriff’s Office arrested one man Thursday for allegedly kidnapping his girlfriend.

  One arrested for drug possession during FBI, WFPD search

The WFPD Financial Crime Unit arrested one person for drug possession while helping special agents with the FBI execute a knock and announce search warrant Thursday.

Additional arrest made in Petrolia HS Band Booster Club embezzlement

An additional arrest has been in the Petrolia Band embezzlement case.

Suspect in alleged Tyler arson arrested in Clay County

Police and fire crews responded to the incident in the 1500 block of Everglades Drive around 7: 15 pm Tuesday.

WF police arrest two for drug possession, tampering with evidence

Wichita Falls police arrested two people for drug possession and tampering with evidence Saturday.

WF police arrest man for 7 warrants, 255 grams of meth

WFPD arrested one man Thursday who was wanted for seven different warrants and for manufacturing and delivering 255 grams of methamphetamine.

  Texoma’s Most Wanted - May 8

The Wichita Falls Police Department has released a new Texoma’s Most Wanted list.

WF police arrest man for aggravated robbery, drug possession

The Wichita Falls Police Department arrested one man Wednesday for an aggravated robbery warrant and drug possession.

  BBB warns of digital pyramid schemes

Pyramid schemes are one of the most widespread kinds of scams but now they’re moving online.

  Man leads WFPD on 26-mile chase, arrested for sexual assault

WF police arrested one man Monday after 26 mile chase.

  Three charged for Archer County murder

Three people have been arrested and charged with murder in the death of John Lewis Helms.

  WF police arrest man for unlawful firearm possession, Austin warrant

The suspect was arrested Sunday and charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon.

  Manhunt Monday for the week of May 4, 2020

Kei’ahna Inella Kirt, 24, is wanted for Abandoning or Endangering a Child.

  Texoma’s Most Wanted - May 1

The Wichita Falls Police Department has released a new Texoma’s Most Wanted list.

WF man facing additional charges after turning himself in

WFPD reports the suspect turned himself in at the WF police station.

WF police arrest woman after she crashes during high-speed chase

WF police arrested one woman Wednesday for evading arrest with a vehicle after she crashed during a high-speed chase.

  WFPD: SWAT team arrests one man during drug bust

The Wichita Falls Police Department’s SWAT team arrested two people Monday during a drug bust at Forest Glen Apartments.

  Two women charged with murder in death of WF child

Two women have been charged with murder in the death of a four-year-old Wichita Falls boy.

WF man charged for theft, has 7 prior convictions

Wichita Falls police arrested one person for shoplifting at the United Supermarket on Jacksboro Highway on Sunday.

Man gets 18 months in prison for threatening to kill Trump

“I am waiting for Trump to visit Dallas before I attempt to assassinate him.”

Manhunt Monday suspect wanted for Burglary

Do you recognize this week’s suspect?

Texoma’s Most Wanted - April 24

The Wichita Falls Police Department has released a new Texoma's Most Wanted list.

Overnight armed robbery at 7-Eleven in WF

Wichita Falls police report there was a robbery with a weapon at the 7-11 convenience store at 2012 Grant Street Friday morning.

One jailed following alleged theft and car chase

One person is behind bars after a traffic stop leads to a car chase overnight in Wichita Falls.

  Man allegedly paints stolen gun gold, gets arrested

Wichita Falls police arrested one man after finding a stolen gun that was painted gold in his possession.

WF police arrest two for manufacturing, delivering multiple drugs

Wichita Falls police arrested two people for manufacturing and delivering multiple drugs.

  Better Business Bureau warns against free trial offer scams

The Better Business Bureau wants to warn consumers about free trial scams.

Court date set for man accused of WF murder

The man accused of the murder of an 11-year-old boy has been given a date in court.

Crime Stoppers tip leads to five-warrant arrest

A Crime Stoppers tip lead to the arrest of one man who had five different County warrants on Tuesday.

  Crime Stoppers offering $2,500 reward for information on Archer County murder

There is no time limit on the reward.

WFPD: 40 shelter-in-place citations issued, one arrest made

The Wichita Falls Police Department reports they have given out 40 total shelter-in-place citations as of Tuesday.

  Archer County murder victim identified

The homicide investigation is still ongoing at this time.

  Monday marks 10-year anniversary of Hastings shooting

Monday night marks ten years since a man went on a shooting rampage in southwest Wichita Falls.

Two arrested for drug possession following traffic stop

Wichita Falls Police Department officers arrested two people for drug possession on Saturday.

  WFPD: Don’t forget to lock your car

WF police said criminals are notorious for targeting unlocked cars that have items in plain view.

  Manhunt Monday for the week of April 20, 2020

Manhunt Monday: Joni Fountain, 36, is wanted for Forgery

WF woman arrested after trying to lock officer out of patrol car, kicking another in the groin

Wichita Falls Police Department arrested one woman for several charges.

Authorities arrest one in Olney drug bust

Authorities in Olney have arrested one person following a drug bust.

Wichita County indicts man accused of WF murder

The man accused of capital murder in the death of an 11-year-old boy has been indicted by Wichita County.

WCSO deputy indicted for taking intimate pictures

A Wichita County Sheriff’s Office deputy has been indicted for taking pictures of an inmate.

Texoma’s Most Wanted - April 17

The Wichita Falls Police Department has released a new Texoma’s Most Wanted list.

4 indicted on Capital Murder charges in Wichita County

Four teens indicted in murder of local woman

WF police arrest two people for possession of methamphetamine

The Wichita Falls Police Department arrested two people for possession of methamphetamine on Wednesday.