Crime

UPDATE: WFPD identify suspects arrested for evading arrest

Wichita Falls police have released the identities of the two suspects arrested for evading arrest on Sunday after fleeing the scene of a stolen car.

WF woman arrested for forgery, organized criminal activity

  WF Crime Stoppers need help identifying shooting suspect

Traffic stop leads to nearly $300K meth bust for LPD

  UPDATE: WFPD releases photos of ATM burglars

Accused Bahama Bucks burglar charged with three more burglaries

WF man arrested for stealing car, claims it was a joke

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  UPDATE: Monday’s shooting victim in stable condition

WF police arrest man for pointing gun at officer, evading arrest

  BBB warns of social security impostor scams

  WFPD needs help identifying theft suspects

  “I’m very disappointed in our system” Mother reacts to child’s accused killer’s release

BBB warns of Amazon support scam

  Justin Love released on bond after conviction overturned

A Wichita Falls murder defendant has been released on bond after a Fort Worth court reversed the jury's decision.

  Reward for information on “Forever” horse statue theft raised to $12,600

If you have any information about this crime, call Wichita Falls Crime Stoppers.

  James Staley III arrested for murder of Wilder McDaniel

WFPD announced Thursday that Staley was arrested in connection to the Wilder McDaniel case.

  “We’re one step closer to getting justice,” Wilder McDaniel’s parents react to Staley arrest

On Thursday morning Wilder McDaniel’s parents got the call: James Staley had been arrested and charged with the murder of their son.

  Murder suspect James May booked into Wichita County Jail

  WFPD holds press conference regarding Wilder McDaniel case

Man arrested in connection to Bahama Bucks burglary

BBB warns of fake A+ business ratings online

Wichita Falls man pleads guilty to rape and kidnapping in Lawton

WF police investigating Old Jacksboro Hwy ATM burglary

Altus PD investigating marijuana dispensary burglaries

The investigation is ongoing and officers are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at (580) 482-8477.

  WFPD needs help finding stolen memorial statue

The statue was stolen from McNiel Jr. High School sometime late Wednesday night or early Thursday morning.

15 arrested during Lawton prostitution sting operation

Lawton police say they managed to arrest 15 people during a prostitution sting operation at a local hotel.

WF police arrest man on warrant, find nearly 60 grams of THC in his possession

Five THC containers weighing in at almost 12 grams apiece were allegedly found in the suspect's possession.

  Multiple people detained for human trafficking during traffic stop in WF

"This is a classic case of human trafficking."

UPDATE: Standoff ends, no injuries reported

Police have left the scene after confirming there were no injuries and no hostages inside the home.

Backhoe used to rip out ATM in Walters

An ATM was badly damaged by a backhoe overnight in Walters and now police and the FBI are looking for whoever did it.

  Arrest made after bus barn broken into, truck set on fire

The Wichita Falls Police Department says all of the property taken was recovered.

  BBB warns of synthetic identity theft

The Better Business Bureau says that scammers are combining information from multiple people to create a false identity.

  One injured in shooting at Highpoint Village Apartments

WFPD is investigating a shooting that left one person injured.

  UPDATE: Suspect identified in high-speed downtown chase

The vehicle was reportedly going speeds of up to 90 mph before the officers were able to end the chase.

  Stolen rifle recovered from burglarized WFPD car

Wichita Falls police have little information about this crime and could use your help.

Vernon - Wilbarger County Crime Stoppers needs help solving two crimes

Wilbarger County Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving two crimes.

  District court reinstates Faryion Wardrip death sentence

The killer claimed he committed the crimes due to his abuse of illegal drugs.

  UPDATE: Man arrested in Graham after deadly motel shooting

The Graham Police Department is investigating a shooting at a motel that killed one woman Friday evening.

Suspect in Jason Baum Jr. murder arrested for capital murder

A suspect in the Jason Baum Jr. murder case was arrested on Thursday for capital murder.

  UPDATE: Fourth suspect arrested in connection to the murder of Jason Baum Jr.

A fourth suspect has been arrested in connection to the murder of Jason Baum Jr.

  Watch: Charges filed in ‘disturbing’ human trafficking case in Texas

Two men who allegedly purchased sex from a 13-year-old trafficking victim have been arrested and charged with child sex trafficking, announced U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Erin Nealy Cox.

  UPDATE: Suspect captured after car chase identified

One woman was taken into custody.

Altus police arrest man after short foot pursuit

Altus police arrested a man Tuesday afternoon following a short foot pursuit.

  Man arrested for burglary of Life Church

A Wichita Falls man was arrested on Monday for the burglary of Life Church earlier this month.

  Joshua Cook pleads guilty to murder of Yajaira Garcia

A man accused of murdering a high school senior in 2018 has pleaded guilty Monday morning.

  UPDATE: Humane Society still searching for missing cats

Three cats are still missing from the shelter following last week's break-in.

  UPDATE: Woman arrested for arson following house fire

A suspect was arrested after a home was destroyed in a fire early Saturday evening.

  Second arrest made in connection to Studio E shooting

The suspect was arrested on Thursday.

  UPDATE: WFPD investigating shooting on Red Fox Road

Stick with News Channel 6 as we learn more.

  WFPD releases photos of Rider HS burglary suspect

Stick with News Channel 6 as we learn more.

WFPD: No foul play suspected after body found in Sun Valley Drive home

Detectives are now considering this case as an unattended deceased person investigation.

Army ‘Top 10 Most Wanted,’ Lawton fugitive found dead on eve of extradition for child sex crimes

A wanted fugitive who allegedly committed child sex crimes in Lawton in 1987, and became one of the U.S. Army’s Top 10 Most Wanted, has reportedly been found dead in a Maltese jail cell on the eve of his extradition to the United States.

WATCH: Arrest made in 2003 cold case murder of Cynthia Palacio

It has been 17 years since the murder of 21-year-old Cynthia Palacio in Lubbock. Now, authorities say the murder has been solved.

  WFHS choir teacher arrested for improper relationship with a student

The Wichita Falls High School choir director was arrested Friday after a Texas Ranger investigation for an improper relationship with a student.

Traffic stop leads to arrest of WF man on felony charges

The suspect was arrested on Wednesday.

  WFPD needs help identifying two men

The Wichita Falls Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying two men.

  Graceland, Levitt Shell and ’I Heart Memphis’ mural tagged with ’Defund the Police’ graffiti

Messages of “Defund the Police” and “BLM” mark the wall outside Graceland on Elvis Presley Boulevard and the Levitt Shell in Overton Park.

Burkburnett police need help identifying theft suspect

The owner says it happened around 1 p.m. on Saturday.

  WF man arrested after 11 pounds of meth found during search

Law enforcement officials executed the search warrant last Friday.

  WFPD investigating two possibly related shootings

Stick with News Channel 6 as we learn more.

  Arrest made in connection to murder of William Wright

The announcement came on Wednesday.

  ATM ripped out of Union Square in Wichita Falls

Detectives are currently investigating the theft and expect to work with other law enforcement agencies.

FBI: Texas father sought in daughters’ 2008 deaths arrested

“Even after 12 years of frustration and dead-ends, the pursuit for their killer never ceased."

  Bubba McDaniel jailed for deadly conduct

Bubba McDaniel was arrested Tuesday night after turning himself in for deadly conduct.

  WFPD investigating body found outside home

Stick with News Channel 6 as we learn more.

  UPDATE: WFPD releases causes of death for bodies found in Mesquite St. home

The announcement came on Monday.

Man jailed after allegedly pulling toilet out of wall, flooding downtown motel

Wichita Falls police arrested a man Wednesday for allegedly flooding a motel located in downtown Wichita Falls.

  WFPD enforcing school zones with zero tolerance

More traffic on the roadways can be expected as school starts back up across Texoma.

  WFPD warns of online dating, work from home scams

This scam involves online dating websites and online employment or work from home websites.

  Suspect in custody after Monday night motorcycle chase

One suspect is in custody after a Monday night motorcycle chase.

  WF police need help identifying Atwoods burglary suspects

Can you identify these suspects?

  WFPD warns of local phone scam

The Wichita Falls Police Department is warning residents of a phone scam affecting the community.

WF police, Wichita Co. deputies pursue vehicle to edge of Oklahoma

As the vehicle was entering Oklahoma, the deputies were able to stop it by performing a PIT maneuver.

Crime Stoppers awards $1,000 to tipster

Wichita falls Crime Stoppers board members awarded $1,000 to a tipster after an arrest and the recovery of explosives in Wichita Falls.

WFPD murder suspect in custody in Clay County

Murder suspect Jimmy Wilson remains in the Clay County Jail on Monday.

Police responding to late night call

Stick with Newschannel 6 as we get more information.

Murder suspect who escaped from Oklahoma County jail now in custody

A man in an Oklahoma jail for a 2019 murder has escaped and is now on the run.

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

A Wichita Falls man is facing several charges after police found a gun and drugs in his vehicle after arresting him on a warrant.

  BBB warns of COVID-19 contact tracing scams

The BBB is reporting they’ve seen text messages, social media messages and emails that may contain malicious links.

Montague County Sheriff warns of scam calls

The Montague County Sheriff's Office is warning residents about a call scam.

Lawton woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend in the neck

A Lawton woman is in custody after allegedly stabbing her boyfriend in the neck on Wednesday.