On Wednesday June 5th at approximately 10:50 pm officers with the Wichita Falls Police Department responded to a check welfare at a residence in the 1200 block of 35th. Officers were advised that the suspect had forced his way into the residence and threatened the victim inside with a firearm.
When officers arrived they approached the door of the residence when they heard a male voice tell them not to open the door. Multiple rounds were then fired out the door. Officers set up a perimeter around the house and attempted to make contact with the suspect.
At approximately 11:18 pm officers were able to make contact with the suspect and get him detained. He was identified as 23 year old Steven Oliver.
Oliver was arrested and transported to the Wichita County jail where he was charged with two counts of aggravated assault against a public servant and burglary of a habitation.
No one was injured in this encounter.