Press Release # 03142014(7) Felony Suspect Captured After Vehicle Pursuit

Mar 14, 2014   11:37 AM

Release #03142014(07)                                                         

 

 March 14, 2014  

 

 For Immediate Release                                                                   

 

 

 

 

 

INFORMATION RELEASE

 

Felony Suspect Captured After Vehicle Pursuit

 

 

 

At approximately 4:43 pm, March 13, 2014, San Angelo Public Safety Communications

received a 911 call about a Domestic Violence call at 7-11 Convenience Store, in

the 4300 Southwest Blvd.  Before officers could arrive, the male suspect and female victim

left the scene in a black 2010 Chevrolet Impala. 

 

At approximately 4:52 pm, March 13, 2014, San Angelo Public Safety Communications

received a 911 call about a Domestic Violence call involving the same male and

female in the area of Southwest Blvd. and Twin Mountain Dr.  Officers arrived on

scene and located the female victim at Southwest Blvd. and School House Dr.  The

suspect had left the scene before officers arrived.

 

At approximately 5:10 pm, March 13, 2014, San Angelo Police Officers located the

suspect vehicle in the 700 block of E. Avenue D.   The suspect refused to stop after Officers

initiated a traffic stop and activated their emergency lights and sirens. 

 

At approximately 5:12 pm, March 13, 2014, San Angelo Police Officers in pursuit of

vehicle see the suspect throw a handgun from the vehicle.  Officers immediately secured

the weapon, a .45 caliber handgun.

 

The pursuit continued from Avenue D through the east and north parts of town. 

At approximately 5:39 pm, March 13, 2014 the suspect drove into the alley of San Antonio

and Guadalupe, left the vehicle, and continued to flee on foot.  A perimeter is set up

and two K-9 units were called in to assist in tracking the suspect.  Officers located a small

child in the back seat of the vehicle and immediately secured the vehicle and provided

protection and assistance to the child.  The presence of the child was not known during the

pursuit.  The child is uninjured and released to the mother and original victim. 

 

The suspect was apprehended at approximately 7:21 pm in the 300 block of North

Jefferson and was arrested without further incident.  The suspect, identified as James

Allen Baimbridge (03.27.1983) was arrested for Abandoning or Endangering a Child,

and Evading Detention in a Vehicle.  Additional charges may be filed as the investigation

continues.

 

San Angelo Police Department Detectives are still actively investigating this criminal

episode and no further information is available at this time.

Baimbridge, James
03.27.83

Baimbridge, James 03.27.83