Press Releases

  • Press Release #050815(02)-Police Investigate Robbery

    Fri, May 08, 2015 - 03:04 PM

    At approximately 2:46 am this morning, Police responded to 514 N Main at Allsup's for a robbery.  Police arrived and set up a perimeter.  Contact was made with the clerks in the store.

     

    The clerks said a Hispanic male in his mid twenties about 5?10?, 150 pounds, with short hair wearing dark clothing came into the store and exhibited a handgun and demanded the money from the cash register.  The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of cash.  The suspect was unable to be located.

     

    If you have any information about this incident or the suspect, please call Detective Lynn Dye at 325-657-4322.  To remain anonymous, send a web tip to http://bit.ly/SAPDTips247 or call the 24 hour Tip Hotline at 1-855-TIPS-247.  You can also text your tips, text TIP SAPD followed by your message, to 888777.

  • Press Release #050715(01)-San Angelo Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault after Stand-off with Police

    Thu, May 07, 2015 - 04:26 PM

    On May 6, 2015 at approximately 11:35 am, San Angelo Police responded to a residence in the 2300 block of Senisa Trail for subject with a weapon.  It was learned this was also a domestic disturbance.

     

    When Police arrived, the male subject was in front of the residence, but he went inside after Officers attempted to make contact with him.  The male subject was later identified as Anastacio Govea DOB 10-08-1979.  Officers made contact with the 33 year old Hispanic female victim in the front of the residence.  The victim reported Govea pointed a handgun at her, threatened to kill her, and told her if the Police responded they would have to shoot him.

     

    A perimeter was established around the residence and the Crisis Negotiation Team and SWAT team were dispatched to the location.  Officers attempted to make contact with Govea for several hours without making contact.  At approximately 4:00 pm, Govea surrendered himself to Police and was taken into custody without incident. 

     

    Govea was transported to the Tom Green County Jail and charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon Family Violence.

  • Press Release #043015(17)-San Angelo Man Arrested for Indecent Exposure

    Thu, Apr 30, 2015 - 04:10 PM

    On April 29, 2015 at approximately 6:58 pm, San Angelo Police responded to the 100 block of Veterans Memorial Drive for a report of indecent exposure.

     

    Victims stated they had been walking along the river when they noticed a black Nissan Maxima stop in front of them and begin to drive slowly.  The vehicle eventually stopped.  As the victims neared the vehicle, they could see the driver, a male subject, masturbating.  The male subject drove away.   The victims were able to provide a detailed description of the vehicle and the license plate.  The vehicle was located by Police near Neffs Way and Oakes Street.

     

    The driver was identified as Angel Franco DOB 08-10-81.  Franco matched the description of the male subject given by the victims.  Police were able to develop information during the investigation linking Franco to the Offense.

     

    Franco was transported to the Tom Green County Jail and charged with Indecent Exposure.

     

    It is unknown at this time if this incident is related to other indecent exposure incidents reported to the SAPD in the past few weeks that was covered in a recent press release.