On March 11th at approximately 8:30 pm, officers were on patrol near the intersection of Britain and Avenue E when they observed a vehicle fail to signal a turn. The officers stopped the vehicle and made contact with the occupants. The passenger willingly identified himself as Luis Chavez-Hernandez. A warrants check of Hernandez showed him to have an active warrant for his arrest. He was taken into custody at the scene. A search of his person incident to arrest turned up a small plastic baggy containing a white powdery substance. The substance tested positive as Cocaine. Hernandez was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group 1 less than one gram. The charge was enhanced due to being close a city park which is a drug free zone.
On March 10, officers were called to the 1500 blk of 14th St at approximately 8 pm for a suspicious person walking through yards possibly attempting to steal. The arriving officer located a suspect matching the description given by the dispatchers walking in the middle of the road. The suspect refused to obey the commands of the officer and continued to walk away. He was given commands to obey multiple times but continued to walk away, shrugging off the officer’s hands as he attempted to take him into custody. The suspect then turned on the officer in a threatening manner and appeared as though he wanted to physically fight. The arresting officer then held the suspect at taser point. Backup arrived and as they took the suspect into custody he continued to resist arrest. He was identified as Wesley Frizzell. Frizzell was arrested for Resisting Arrest and for walking in the roadway.
On March 7th at approximately 7:15 pm officers with the Wichita Falls Police Department initiated a traffic stop at 7th and Baylor. They made contact with the suspect who was later identified as 24 year old Trey Moore. Moore initially gave officers a fictitious name.
When officers went to place him under arrest for failure to identify he ran from officers. Officers pursued Moore on foot and deployed their conducted energy device (CED or taser). Moore continued to fight with officers. Moore was able to can control of one of the officers CED at which time Moore pointed it at the officer’s face. The officer deployed open hand tactics and knee strikes at which time she was able to regain control of the weapon. Moore continued to run from officers and entered a residence in the 700 block of Warford. Officers located him inside the residence and once again he attempted to flee but officers were able to gain control of Moore and place him into custody.
A search incident to arrest revealed that Moore was in possession of various identifications and social security cards from multiple people.
Moore was transported to the Wichita County jail where he was charged with taking a weapon from a peace officer, failure to identify, evading arrest, resisting arrest, criminal trespass and possession of identifying information.
On Thursday, February 23, at approximately 10:50 pm officers with the Wichita Falls Police Department observed a white 2014 Chevrolet Sonic drive through the blinking red light at the intersection of Lamar Street and 6th Street failing to come to a complete stop. Officers stopped the vehicle in the alley behind the 600 block of Scott Avenue.
Officers identified the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle as 61 year old Victor Saied. Saied appeared to be under the influence of a controlled substance. Saied gave officers consent to search his vehicle at which time officers located in plain view a plastic bag containing a white crystalized substance. After further search of the vehicle officers located a second plastic bag containing a white crystalized substance, as well as a white rock like substance. The crystalized substance was tested and rendered a positive result for methamphetamine. The rock like substance was also tested and rendered a positive result for cocaine.
Saied was placed in custody and transported to the Wichita County jail without incident where he was charged with manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance in penalty group one over four grams and possession of a controlled substance in penalty group one under one gram. Both charges were enhanced due to the fact that Saied was within 1000 feet of a day care which is a drug free zone.
The methamphetamine weighed 18.8 grams and the cocaine weighed .3 grams.
On February 16th, at 9:30 pm an officer initiated a traffic stop on a blue Ford Ranger for expired registration at Kell Blvd West and Travis. Upon contact with the driver it was observed that the registration decal displayed on the vehicle had be altered. The driver was identified as Olan Robison and the passenger as Edward Harrell. A warrant check revealed that Robison had a possible outstanding warrant for his arrest. Neither one had a valid driver’s license so the vehicle was impounded as required by city ordinance. During the inventory search of the vehicle the officers located a bag containing approximately 13 grams of Methamphetamine. Robison and Harrell were arrested for Manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance in penalty group 1, Methamphetamine. Harrell was also cited for no driver’s license and wrong registration sticker displayed.
On February 11 at approximately 1 am, officers were dispatched to a business in the 3600 blk of Jacksboro Hwy in reference to a subject armed with a gun. Upon arrival, it was determined that the employees had been notified that the suspect, later identified as Bret Henderson was attempting to enter the bar with a weapon. Henderson was stopped as he was entering the bar and detained by employees. A loaded pistol and Marijuana were found in his possession. A more thorough search turned up prescription medication. Henderson was transported to jail for felony unlawful carrying of a weapon, possession of substance in penalty group 3 (Xanax) under 28 grams and possession of Marijuana under 2 ounces.
On February 12 at approximately 30 minutes after midnight, officers were dispatched to a bar located in the 400 blk of North Scott for a disturbance. Upon arrival in the area the officers observed a subject stumble out of the back door of a nearby bar. The officers made contact with the subject and identified him as Franco Goyzueta. From past dealings with Goyzueta it was known to the officers that he was listed on the VC gang injunction order. He was detained at the scene to continue the investigation on his gang injunction order status. It was confirmed that he was in violation of two sections of the order for consumption of alcohol after prescribed time of day and gang colors being displayed. Goyzueta was transported to jail for 2 counts of violation of a court order enjoining organized criminal activity.
On February 12 at approximately 1 am an officer observed a suspicious vehicle parked in Williams Park in violation of city ordinance. The officer made contact with the occupants of the Ford van. The occupants were identified as David Major and Shantae Lyons. A warrant check revealed a warrant for Major’s arrest. He was asked to exit the vehicle at which time a strong odor of Marijuana was detected coming from the vehicle. During the course of the vehicle search, approximately 6 grams of Cocaine was located along with a usable amount of Marijuana. Major and Lyons were transported to jail for possession of a controlled substance, Cocaine over 4 grams and possession of Marijuana under 2 ounces. Both charges were enhanced due to the location being a city park.
On February 13th, at approximately 7:40 pm, officers were dispatched to a residence in the 1600 blk of Collins in reference to a check welfare. While en route dispatch advised the responding officer that the suspect, Scotty Calvillo, was in the residence armed with a gun. Upon arrival officers made contact with the victim at the residence. As the officers spoke with the victim, the suspect ran out the back door of the residence. The officers on scene gave chase and a short foot pursuit followed. The suspect was found hiding in a shed in the backyard. He was ordered to show his hands, at which time he only showed his left hand while still hiding his right hand behind his leg. The officer saw the weapon, a black semi-automatic and ordered him to drop it. He complied and was taken into custody. Calvillo was arrested for Unlawful carrying of a weapon by a felon, Criminal trespass at a residence and Evading arrest/detention.
On February 12 at approximately 11 pm, officers were dispatched to the 1700 blk of 9th St in reference to a suspicious person who was following the reporting person. Officers checked the area and located the suspect described by the reporting person, walking west bound on 9th St. The subject was detained at the scene and identified as Benjamin Fuentes. The subject was searched and found to be in possession of a women’s wallet and several debit cards, social security cards, I.D. cards and a personal check, none of which belong to him. Fuentes was arrested at the scene for fraudulent possession of identifying information without incident.