Press Releases

Police Name Suspect Sought in Capri Apartment Stabbing
Apr 11, 2017   03:25 PM

Detectives with the San Angelo Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division are actively searching for 21-year-old Pamela Celeste Castillo in connection to yesterday’s stabbing at the Capri Apartment complex, 602 W. Avenue M. 

Castillo is wanted for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.  The warrant, issued by Justice of the Peace Judge Susan Werner, names Castillo as the person who caused serious bodily injury to a 33-year-old female victim during an altercation at the apartment.  Castillo is described as being a Hispanic female, height 05’03”, weight 125 lbs., with brown eyes and black hair.  

Police responded to the complex at approximately 10:00 a.m. Monday and located the victim outside a second-floor apartment, suffering from an apparent stab wound.  The victim later underwent surgery at a nearby hospital.  She is reportedly in stable condition.  

Police also need to speak with Emilio Jacinto Delacruz, 27, in connection to the ongoing investigation.  

If you have information about Castillo’s whereabouts, please call Detective James Hernandez at (325) 659-8015.  To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers of San Angelo at (325) 658-4357 or visit to submit a web tip or download the P3 Tips App.  Calls and tips directly to Crime Stoppers are anonymous.  Crime Stoppers only pays rewards for anonymous tips submitted directly to Crime Stoppers that lead to arrest.



Vicious Dog Attacks Woman, Officer in North San Angelo
Apr 11, 2017   02:21 PM

Just before 2:20 p.m. on Monday, April 10, 2017, San Angelo Police were dispatched to the 1100 block of Volney Street for the report of a vicious dog that attacked a woman and caused injury. 

The first officer arrived and found several subjects protecting themselves with shovels and PVC pipe from a large-breed dog that was running loose. 

Medics arrived and but were unable to immediately aid the injured woman due to the dog’s continued aggression.  

As the Officer attempted to corral the dog to allow Medics to aid the woman, the dog turned on the Officer and bit him without release.  Fearing further injury to himself or others at the scene, the Officer drew his firearm and shot the dog two times.  The dog died at the scene. 

The Officer sustained minor injuries from the dog’s attack and was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment and later released.  The injured woman was transported to a nearby hospital where she later underwent surgery. 

Animal Control Personnel also responded to the scene.  No other injuries were reported.   The dog’s owner reportedly received a citation for Dog at Large.


Teen Motorcyclist Suffers Incapacitating Injuries Following Crash with Car on North Bell Street
Apr 10, 2017   06:56 PM

At approximately 4:00 p.m. today, San Angelo Police and Fire Department personnel were dispatched to North Bell and Preusser Streets for the report of a major vehicle crash involving a motorcycle and passenger car. 

The driver of the Kawasaki motorcycle, a 16-year-old San Angelo resident, was transported to Shannon Medical Center by ambulance for incapacitating injuries and later underwent surgery.  

The 19-year-old driver of the 2014 Hyundai Elantra, his 17-year-old female passenger, and their infant son reportedly received non-incapacitating injuries.  All three were transported to Shannon Medical Center by private vehicle. 

A preliminary investigation shows the motorcycle was traveling southbound on North Bell Street and the passenger car was eastbound on Preusser at the time of collision.  

The Department’s Traffic Section Investigators and Crime Scene Unit responded and Bell Street traffic was diverted from Koberlin to E. Harris Avenue. 

The motorcyclist was wearing a helmet and the occupants of the passenger car were reportedly wearing proper restraints.  The posted speed limit on that section of Bell Street is 40 MPH.  

This is an active investigation and further information will be released when it becomes available.   


Deceased Person Investigation in Santa Rita
Apr 10, 2017   05:44 PM

This afternoon, San Angelo Police discovered a deceased person inside a parked 2009 Nissan XTerra in the 500 block of S. Jackson Street.  The vehicle is registered to Darlene Perez, a 51-year-old San Angelo woman who was reported missing on April 8, 2017. 

Although positive identification has not been made, Investigators with the Department’s Criminal Investigations Division believe the victim to be that of Perez.  

Justice of the Peace Judge Fred Buck responded to the scene.  The body will be sent to the South Plains Forensic Pathology Lab in Lubbock, Texas, for autopsy. 

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



Stabbing Investigation at Capri Apartments
Apr 10, 2017   12:00 PM

The San Angelo Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division is investigating a stabbing that occurred at approximately 10:00 a.m. this morning at the Capri Apartment Complex, 602 W. Avenue M. 

Upon arrival, Officers were directed to a female victim who was outside a second-floor apartment, suffering from an apparent stab wound.  The victim, a 33-year-old San Angelo resident, was being cared for by bystanders.  Officers took over first aid efforts until medics arrived and transported the victim to a nearby hospital where she later underwent surgery.  The suspect, reportedly a Hispanic female in her early-twenties, fled the scene prior to police arrival. 

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