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Police Search for Hit & Run Driver who Injured Cyclist
Mar 14, 2017   04:07 PM

San Angelo Police are searching for a hit and run driver who struck a cyclist in south San Angelo Friday night. 

On the evening of March 10, 2017, San Angelo Police were dispatched to the 5400 block of Link Road for the report of a hit and run crash involving a cyclist. 

The victim, a 49-year-old San Angelo man, was transported to San Angelo Community Medical Center for treatment of incapacitating injuries.     

A witness to the crash told Police the cyclist was traveling north in the 5400 block of Link Road when he was struck from behind by a black or dark colored, two-door, Chevrolet Camaro.  The vehicle had a distinct red, white, and blue heart-shaped sticker on the back window as well as two yellow possible flag-type bumper stickers.  The crash occurred at approximately 6:30 p.m. 

The force of the collision caused the vehicle’s passenger side mirror to break.  The mirror indicates the Camaro is a 2010-2015 model. 

If you recognize this vehicle or have any information about the vehicle or driver’s whereabouts, please call the Department’s Hit and Run Investigator, Officer Steve Quade, at (325) 657-4253.  To remain anonymous, tip online at http://bit.ly/SAPDTips247 , via text: text TIP SAPD to 888777 and follow the prompts, or by phone at 1-855-TIPS-247.

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Afternoon Pursuit Reaches Finale in Cinema Parking Lot
Mar 14, 2017   03:33 PM

Tony Hernandez, 41, of San Angelo was arrested on multiple charges this afternoon after he attempted to evade Police in north San Angelo. 

Police were dispatched to a vacant property in the 1800 block of Martin Luther King Drive for the report of an unwanted subject.  While enroute, they learned no one was supposed to be inside.  

Upon arrival, they detected someone inside and attempted to enter; however a man, later identified as Hernandez, tried to prevent their entry. 

Officers successfully entered the property and quickly discovered the man had fled.  Citizens who were nearby alerted the Officers to Hernandez’s direction of travel and a foot pursuit ensued throughout the surrounding area.  

The pursuit ended in the parking lot of Icon Cinema, 2020 N. Bryant Blvd, where Hernandez was taken into custody without further incident.  During a search of Hernandez incident to his arrest, Officers located marijuana.  

Hernandez was transported to the Tom Green County Jail and charged with five outstanding City warrants, Criminal Trespass of Habitation, Evading Arrest Detention, and Class B Possession of Marijuana.  

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Aggravated Kidnapping Suspect Located in Parker County, Victim Safe
Mar 14, 2017   12:33 PM

Juan Jose Morales, Jr., 33, who was wanted in connection to this morning’s Aggravated Kidnapping of Danza Nicole Valdez, 19, was apprehended a short time ago by the Parker County Sheriff’s Office during a traffic stop near Weatherford, Texas.  Valdez is reported safe. 

During the investigation, information was developed which led to the suspect vehicle being located in Parker County.  Detectives with the San Angelo Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division have been working in concert with surrounding law enforcement agencies to relay information about this morning’s abduction.  

This is an active investigation and no other information is available at this time.  

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Aggravated Kidnapping Investigation in North San Angelo
Mar 14, 2017   11:26 AM

The San Angelo Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division is actively searching for Juan Jose Morales, Jr., 33, who is wanted in connection with the Aggravated Kidnapping of Danza Nicole Valdez, 19, who was abducted from a residence in the 400 block of E. 22nd Street early this morning. 

Morales fled with Valdez in a white, two-door pickup truck.  Morales is considered armed and dangerous.  In addition to being sought for the kidnapping of Valdez, Morales is wanted on an MTR Parole Warrant. 

Police were dispatched to the area of 22nd and Pecan just before 7:30 a.m. after receiving several calls for reports of shots fired in the area.  

If you have any information about Morales or Valdez’s whereabouts, call 9-1-1.  To remain anonymous, tip online at http://bit.ly/SAPDTips247, via text: text TIP SAPD to 888777 and follow the prompts, or by phone at 1-855-TIPS-247.  Never attempt to apprehend suspects yourself; doing so may be dangerous.  

  

 

Police Investigate Stabbing at Local Private Night Club
Mar 13, 2017   11:00 AM

Just before 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 11, 2017, San Angelo Police were dispatched to Shannon Medical Center for the report of a stabbing victim. 

Officers arrived and learned the victim, a 30-year-old Hispanic male, had been stabbed while attending an after party at “The Spot”, located at 2635 Martin Luther King Drive. The victim was treated for non-life threatening injuries and released. 

The stabbing reportedly occurred around 2:30 a.m. following a physical altercation inside the club near the women’s restroom.  The suspect was described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5’09”, approximately 165 lbs., with facial hair, and wearing blue jeans and boots. 

If you have any information about the suspect’s identity or whereabouts, please call Detective James Hernandez at 325-659-8015.  To remain anonymous, tip online at http://bit.ly/SAPDTips247, via text: text TIP SAPD to 888777 and follow the prompts, or by phone at 1-855-TIPS-247.

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