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Shots Fired Investigation Leads to Arrest
Mar 27, 2017   10:12 AM

Just after 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 25, 2017, San Angelo Police were dispatched to the area of 19th and Main Streets for the report of shots fired. 

Officers converged on the area and located a 28-year-old San Angelo man who was the intended victim along with several witnesses.  The Department’s Criminal Investigations Division also responded to the scene. 

Through a lengthy investigation, it was determined Christopher A. Morua, 29, of San Angelo, shot a firearm from a silver, 1989 Buick towards the victim’s black, 2013 Chevrolet Impala while the victim was driving near 7th and Main.  The shooting allegedly happened as a result of a verbal argument between the pair.  The victim sped through neighboring streets to avoid being shot.  No one was injured during the incident.  The victim and Morua are acquaintances. 

Police located Morua at a residence in the 1700 block of Main Street.  He was taken into custody without incident.  Following interview, Morua was charged with Aggravated Assault with Deadly Weapon and transported to the Tom Green County Jail.


Police Investigate Possible Stabbing
Mar 24, 2017   03:04 PM

-Update to ongoing investigation-

This afternoon, San Angelo Police arrested Mikel Doyle (DOB 03/13/84) in connection to the stabbing investigation.  He was charged with Aggravated Assault with Deadly Weapon.



On Friday, March 24, 2017, just before 9:15 a.m., San Angelo Police and Fire Department Personnel were dispatched to the area of Ben Ficklin Road and Calle Sendera for the report of a stabbing. 

A passerby located a 33-year-old man who said he had been stabbed but did not want police involved.  

First responders located the injured man walking near the 4200 block of S. Bryant Boulevard and transported him to a nearby hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. 

Detectives with the Department’s Criminal Investigations and Patrol Division have responded to multiple locations during the preliminary investigation.  

This is an ongoing investigation and no additional information is available at this time.



Police Sergeant Interrupts Theft, Arrests Two Suspects
Mar 23, 2017   11:52 AM

Just after 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, San Angelo Police Sergeant E. Tabone was conducting patrol in the 1100 block of Glenna Street when he observed interior vehicle lights emitting from the G & G Automotive overflow parking area. 

Knowing the business was closed for the evening; Sgt. Tabone investigated the suspicious activity and located two subjects on the property.  They were identified as Gabriel R. Perez, 27, and Jose C. Haro, 28, of San Angelo. 

The pair was located near items that had been stacked outside an enclosed, gooseneck trailer.  

Following a short investigation, it was discovered the trailer’s locking mechanism had been forced open and the contents removed. 

Perez and Haro were transported to the Tom Green County Jail and charged with Criminal Trespass and Class A Misdemeanor Theft of Property.  Perez was also booked for an outstanding warrant for State Jail Felony Theft of Property. 


(Left to right: Perez, Haro)


Street Crimes Division Locates Heroin, Meth during Warrant Search
Mar 22, 2017   12:16 PM

On Tuesday, March 21, 2017, Detectives with the San Angelo Police Department’s Street Crimes Division executed a Search and Arrest Warrant at a residence in the 700 block of Spaulding Street. 

The warrant, issued by Justice of the Peace Judge Susan Werner, named Mariah Marquez, 22, of San Angelo, to be in possession of heroin.  Marquez was located and arrested for her warrant during a traffic stop at E. Harris and Emerson Street.  Another subject, James Kelley, 29, of San Angelo, was arrested for outstanding warrants during the traffic stop. 

During the search of the residence on Spaulding, investigators located a quantity of heroin, methamphetamine, and a copious amount of items consistent with the manufacture and delivery of narcotics.  

At the conclusion of the operation, Marquez was booked into the Tom Green County Jail for 2nd Degree Felony Manufacture Delivery of Controlled Substance PG1 and State Jail Felony Possession of Controlled Substance PG1.  

SAPD K-9 Team Flores and Duke, Patrol, and the Department’s Tactical Medical Team assisted the operation.




Police Search for Driver who Intentionally Struck Man with Vehicle after Dispute at local Private Club
Mar 20, 2017   03:45 PM

On Saturday, March 18, 2017, just after 3:00 a.m., San Angelo Police were dispatched to the 2700 block of Martin Luther King Drive for the report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle. 

Officers arrived and located several witnesses standing around the victim, who was unconscious but breathing.  The 26-year-old male victim was transported to Shannon Medical Center by ambulance for treatment of incapacitating injuries.  He has since been released. 

Further investigation revealed the victim was involved in an altercation with other male subjects inside a nearby private night club called ‘The Spot’, located at 2635 MLK.  One of the subjects was described as a young Hispanic male that was wearing a red cap and white shirt.  At some point, the parties exited the club and the altercation reportedly continued in the parking lot until one of the subjects got inside a vehicle and intentionally drove into the victim, causing the victim to become airborne. 

Witnesses described the suspect vehicle as possibly a gray or light-colored, nineties model 4-door Nissan Infiniti.  The vehicle was said to have a broken headlight and passenger side window.  

If you have any information about the persons involved in this incident or the location of the suspect vehicle, please contact Detective Jason Chegwidden at (325) 659-8019.  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.