Weatherford Police Department
News from or about the Weatherford Police Department
I am Officer J. Welborn 58 and I am currently assigned to WISD as a school resource officer.On Wednesday 10/12/2011, I was on duty at Weatherford High School located at 2121 Bethel Rd. Weatherford Texas 76086 when I was contacted by Assistant Principle Tammy Addison who stated that a student came to her requesting help because she and her mother had been assaulted by a family member. A report was made for assault/domestic violence.
On 10-18-11 at approximately 0928 hours I, Officer J. Young #80, was dispatched to 1407 Vine St in reference to a stolen vehicle. Upon my arrival I contacted the victim, Alma Sanchez, who told me that her green 1997 Honda Civic had been stolen by an unknown subject. A report for theft of a motor vehicle was made.
On 10.18.2011 at approx 1200hrs, reporting officer C Brown #74 was dispatched to the police department to meet with James Gray of Granbury TX who wanted to file a report in regards to a 13 year old child being assaulted by a known person. The offense took place in Weatherford. A report was taken.
On, 10-18-11, I, Officer Meza, was dispatched to the 200 blk of S Main in reference to an accident. I made contact with the driver who was involved in the accident. He stated that he was distracted by his cell phone which caused him to strike an electric pole. During the investigation it was found that the driver was driving with an ineligible Texas driver license and had a previous conviction for DWLI. The driver was arrested for DWLI with previous conviction.
On 10.17.2011 at approx 0800hrs while on routine patrol, I reporting officer C Brown #74 observed a white 1997 Ford Ranger speeding in a school zone in the 1100 block of Jameson St. I initiated a traffic stop on said vehicle at 1200 Jameson St where I identified Joseph Wayne Brittain, of Weatherford by his TX issued drivers license. A records check showed Brittain's DL to be invalid and that he had previous convictions for DWLI. Brittain was taken into custody without incident.
Monday 10-17-11 reporting officer (Hansen) met with a complainant who had his Samsung cell phone stolen from 710 Ft. Worth Hwy, Weatherford, Texas after he left it on the table.
On Monday October 17, 2011 at about 2:15pm, Sgt Rudolph while on patrol in the 1000 block of W Water drove upon a domestic disturbance in progress. During the investigation it was determined a white female, Chaley McMinn had assaulted a family member causing an injury. McMinn was arrested and transported to jail for assault family violence.
On 10-17-2011 at 1814 hrs, I , Officer T.Wainscott #79 with the Weatherford Police Department was dispatched to 801 Santa Fe Dr, Weatherford Police Department to a theft call. I made contact by public service with the victim Charlie Gogganf (W/M 52 years of age). Gogganf advised that he has been staying at a hotel in the 1100 blk of W.Park Ave and had two rings stolen form his room.Gogganf said that he has not given anyone permission to take the rings from his room. Gogganf does wish to pursue charges for the theft of the rings.
T. Trevino # 71- On 10-16-2011 at approx 1154 hours I was dispatched to the WPD lobby in reference to an investigation. Upon arrival, I met with the complainant (w/m 35 yoa) who advised that he had sold items to an individual who was having an Estate sale. The complainant indicated that he had sold the items on the morning of 10-16-2011 and that upon returning to his residence, he discovered that two of the one dollar bills looked and felt different. A forgery report was taken.
On October 16, 2011 at approximately 1809 I, Ofc. T. Bramow 78 was dispatched to 1836 S Main in reference to a theft. Upon arrival I made contact with an employee of the busines who advised that he witnessed two subjects concealing items inside a handbag and walk out of the store without attempting to purchase the items. The subjects were identified as Jolie Beth Bordener and Caleb Cruz Cardenas. The items were valued at 83.76. Both subjects were placed under arrest for theft 50-500 and transported to Parker County Jail where they were booked in per procedure.
On Sunday 10-16-2011 at approximately 1856 hrs. I, reporting officer (Tippie #42), responded to 2001 Santa Fe Dr in reference to a theft. Upon arriving on scene I made contact with the reporting party who advised that an unknown person between the hours of 1400 and 1500, this date, unlawfully appropriated $2,720 in U.S. currency from the managers office at their place of business. A report was made for the offense.
On Friday 10-14-11 at approximately 16:15 reporting officer (Vinson #26) was dispatched to the 1800 block of S Main St in reference to a hit and run accident. On arrival I met with the complainant, identified as Stephanie Sonnevelt. Sonnevelt stated that, while in a private parking lot in the 1800 block of S Main St, at about 15:50 an unknown person was involved in a crash with her vehicle and that her vehicle sustained damage as a result of the crash. Sonnevelt stated that the second vehicle left the area without providing the proper information.
On October 14, 2011 at approximately 1913hrs Corporal Goff, Sgt. Laine and Officer Bramow with the Weatherford Police Department were dispatched to 802 Palo Pinto St in Weatherford, Parker County, Texas in reference to a robbery in progress. Upon arrival it was determined that an unknown white male committed theft and maintain control of the property while displaying a firearm at the store clerk. The suspect took and undetermined amound of cash and fled the scene. The white male suspect was described 5' 10" skinny, late teen early 20's male wearing a flannel long sleeve shirt and blue jeans. An aggravated robbery report was made.
T. Trevino # 71 - On 10-14-2011 at approx 1149 hours, I was dispatched to the 1100 block of Forth Worth Highway in reference to an investigation. Upon arrival, I met with the complainant (w/m 56 yoa) who advised that unknown person(s) had damaged items (padlocks) on the business property. The complainant did not know who may have damaged the property but he does wish to file charges as the person(s) responsible intentionally and knowingly damaged or destroyed the tangible property of another and without the owner's effective consent. A criminal mischief report was taken.
On Friday, October 14, 2011, at 1649hrs, I, Ofc S. Chalmers 61, was dispatched to the 100blk of Briarhaven Blvd in Weatherford, Texas, in reference to an assault that had occurred on a school bus. Dispatch advised that a 13yoa female had been assaulted by a 17yoa male. While enroute to the area, dispatch advised that they had received a call from the Durham Transportation dispatcher and were told that an unauthorized person had boarded the school bus and was refusing to get off when instructed to by the bus driver. When I arrived on scene, the situation had calmed down. Two adult suspects were contacted in reference to Disrupting Public Transportation (School Bus), a Class C Misdemeanor, and released at the scene. The assault that had started the incident involved a 15yoa male and a 13yoa female. A report was taken documenting the incident and forwarded to the Weatherford Police Department School Resource Officers for further investigation.
I am Officer J. Welborn 58 and I am currently assigned to WISD as a school resource officer.On Wednesday 10/12/2011, I was on duty at Weatherford High School located at 2121 Bethel Rd. Weatherford Texas 76086 when I was contacted by Assistant Principle Tammy Addison who stated that a student came to her requesting help because she and her mother have been assaulted by a family member. A report was made for assault/domestic violence.
On Wednesday October 12, 2011 around 3pm, officers were disptached to a possible rolling domestic at S Main and I20. A witness said that a white male was driving a small green vehicle with a white female's leg hanging out the passenger door. Officer's arrived to the area but could not locate the vehicle. Around 3:20pm, officers were dispatched to the area of 700 Red Oak Ln where a white female was on the phone stating she feared for her safety and had been assaulted by her husband. Officer Stagner arrived in the area quickly but the suspect fled on foot and could not be located. Officer Stagner determined this was the same victim that the witness called about earlier. A white female had small visible injuries and an assault report was taken. The victim did not require any medical attention and she left the scene on her own.
On Tuesday 10/11/2011, it was reported to the School Resource Officer that two juvenile students had been caught smoking by a teacher at the Weatherford High School located at 2121 Bethel Rd. Weatherford, Texas 76086. The report stated that the students were caught at approximately 15:45 on Friday 10/07/2011. The students were issued citations.
On 10/12/11 at approximately 1137 hours Officer Stagner was dispatched to a commercial business in the 1800 block of S Main ST in reference to a theft. Upon arrival Officer Stagner met with Heather Jewett (w/f 25 y/o) who advised she left her cell phone in the public bathroom for just a couple of minutes and when she returned to retrieve the phone it was gone. Jewett advised her phone was appropriated with the intent to deprive. Jewett advised the cell phone was valued at $60.
On 10.12.2011 at approximately 1215hrs, while on routine patrol, reporting officer C Brown #74 observed a silver 2001 Audi 4 door with a motor vehicle inspection (MVI) sticker bearing 05/2011 stopped at 100 N Bankhead. I initiated a traffic stop for the expired MVI on said vehicle at 1200 Fort Worth Hwy where I identified Micah Rand Lewis (w/m 27yoa) from Weatherford as the driver. A records check showed Lewis' DL to be invalid and that he had a previous conviction for Driving While License Invalid (DWLI). Lewis was placed under arrest and charged with DWLI with previous conviction.
On 10-11-11 at 0830 I Ofc Beniak was dispatched to 100 E Weatherford St Fort Worth, TX to take custody of Colton Marcum Ray. Ray had warrants for his arrest out of Weatherford PD and Fort Worth PD. Ray was taken into custody and booked into the Parker Co Jail. An arrest report was completed.
On 10-11-11 at approx 1314 hrs I, Ofc Beniak was dispatched to 1106 W Park in reference to a domestic disturbance. Upon my arrival I made contact with Casey Riddle. Riddle advised that she had been assaulted by Deiver Ramirez-Cobos. Upon completion of the investigation, Ramirez-Cobos was taken into custody for Assault Bodily Injury (Family Violence) and three Weatherford PD warrants.
On October 11, 2011 I, Ofc. T. Bramow 78 was dispatched to 202 College Park Dr #250 in reference to a hit and run. Upon arrival I contacted Marilyn Huffman who advised that she was notified by a known subject that her vehicle had been struck in the parking lot. The vehicle then sped away without making an attempt to exchange information. The suspect vehicle was described as a white Oldsmobile. A report for Accident Involving Damage >200 was taken.
At approximately 15:25 hours this date, reporting officer J. Shelley - 63 was dispatched to call Ms. Melissa Clark regarding burglary of her vehicle. Clark reported that she had parked her vehicle a 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee, white in color, in front of a business at 316 S. Main and went inside to make a purchase. Clark advised she was in the store only a few minutes and when she returned to her vehicle she discovered someone had entered her vehicle without her consent and took her purse. Clark advised the vehicle had been left unlocked. The purse was described as a leather purse, brown in color with a large buckle on the front. The purse included personal items such as make-up, her social security card and her bank checks. She advised the purse and contents were valued at approximately $100. Clark had tried to call the bank to put stop pay on the remaining checks but the bank was closed today for Columbus Day holiday. No other items were reported missing from the vehicle.
On 10/10/2011 Officer Watson #66 was dispatched to respond to the 500 block of N Walnut St. in reference to a burglary of a building. Upon arrival the victim / caller was identified as Timothy Hartley. Hartley stated that between 1700 hrs on 10/06/2011 and 1900 hrs on 10/10/2011 an unknown person (s) entered his storage shed in the back yard of his property and took his 5.5 HP Troy Built Push Mower without his permission. A report was generated.
On 10-7-11 at approximately 1335 hours I, Officer J. Young, and Officer T. Johnson were dispatched to 400 N Main in reference to an assault. Upon our arrivail we contacted the victim, a W/F, named Lois Aljzairi. Lois told us that she and a family member got into an argument. The agrument escalated to a point that the family member hit and kicked Lois. An assault report was made with out an arrest.