On February 22, 2015 at approximately 8:37 pm, Police responded to a residence at 805 E 42nd Street for a report of an assault.
Upon arrival, Police learned the victim, Virgil Gray DOB 12-19-40, had been assaulted. Gray received severe injuries to his torso and head. San Angelo Fire Department Medics transported Gray to Shannon Hospital for treatment of his injuries. Gray was admitted and transferred to the Intensive Care Unit.
Through investigation it was learned Casey Aleman DOB 03-14-93, who had recently been staying at the residence, had been the subject that assaulted Gray. Aleman left the scene prior to police arrival. Several attempts to locate Aleman were made but all were unsuccessful.
Based on the investigation and witness statements, a warrant for Injury to the Elderly was issued for Aleman.
On February 23, 2015 at approximately 5:30 pm, Detectives with the Criminal Investigation Division and the Special Operations unit located Aleman in the 600 block of Preusser Street. Aleman was taken into custody on the warrant.
On March 4, 2015, Gray passed away at Shannon Medical Center. Gray will be sent for autopsy to determine the cause of death. A murder charge against Aleman will be dependent on autopsy results, and the Tom Green County District Attorney's Office will determine what other charges may be filed.
Today, at approximately 11:14 am, San Angelo Police Dispatch received a 911 call in reference to a stabbing in the 1700 block of North Pope.
When police arrived they encountered Ruben Stakes DOB 10-14-72 standing in a yard. Police also located a 47 year old Hispanic female with multiple stab wounds to various parts of her body. The female victim was treated by San Angelo Fire Department Medics and transported to Shannon Medical Center.
It was learned through investigation Stakes was in a dating relationship with the female victim and had assaulted the female victim with a knife. Stakes was taken into custody without incident.
The female victim's current condition is not known at this time. The victim did require surgery for her injuries.
Stakes was transported to the Tom Green County Jail and charged with Aggravated Assault on a Family or Household Member with a Deadly Weapon.
Crime Stoppers of San Angelo is working together with San Angelo Police by offering a $250.00 reward for information leading to the arrest of wanted Burglary suspect, fifty-year-old Guillermo "Willie" Zapata.
The reward amount of $250.00 will be honored for a tip that leads to Zapata's arrest from March 4-11, 2015. After March 11, the reward will drop to $150.00.
You can submit a tip to Crime Stoppers several ways: 1. Call 325-658-HELP (4357) or 1-800-756-3434, 2. Text-A-Tip- Text ?CSSA plus your message? to 274637 (Crimes), 3. Tip online at http://bit.ly/CrimeStoppersWebTip
On March 2, 2015 at approximately 10:59 pm, San Angelo Police were dispatched to the Shell gas station at 1 N Main for a robbery in progress.
Upon arrival, Police learned the suspect had already left the scene. The clerk in the store stated a white male entered the store with a handgun and demanded the money from the cash register. After receiving the money, the suspect left the store.
Members of the Criminal Investigation Division, the Special Operations Unit, and Crime Scene Unit responded to conduct an investigation. Through investigation, Jamie Sean Watson DOB 7-18-86, was developed as the suspect in the robbery.
After conducting surveillance, members of the Patrol Division and Special Operations Unit conducted a traffic stop in the 900 block of E 19th on a vehicle being operated by Watson. Watson was taken into custody.
Watson was arrested for Aggravated Robbery and transported to the Tom Green County Jail.
There is no other information to be released at this time due to the ongoing investigation.
Investigators with the San Angelo Police Department's Criminal Investigations Division are searching for a man who stabbed a fellow restaurant patron during a fight at a local Whataburger over the weekend.
Just after 3:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 1, 2015, San Angelo Police were dispatched to the Whataburger restaurant located at 1830 N Bryant Boulevard for the report of a fight.
Upon arrival, officers learned a stabbing occurred after a fight erupted between two groups of patrons who were arguing about their food orders.
The victim of the stabbing, a twenty-four year old man from Winters, Texas, was no longer at the scene. He was located a short time later in a parking lot near the 2000 block of N. Bryant Boulevard and treated at a nearby hospital for non-life threatening injuries to his leg and buttocks. His current condition is unknown.
Witnesses told police the two groups of patrons ran off after learning restaurant staff called the police. Neither the suspect nor his group was located. The suspect was described as a white male in his mid-twenties, with medium length curly hair and gauged ear-piercings.
No arrests have been made. This is an ongoing investigation.
If you have information about the incident or suspect(s) involved, call Detective Michael Gaeta at 325-657-4551. To remain anonymous, tip online at http://local.nixle.com/tip/san-angelo-police-department/ or call the SAPD's 24 Hour Tip Hotline 1-855-TIPS-247. You can also text your tips, text TIP SAPD followed by your message, to 888777.