Press Releases

  • Press Release #042015(10)-San Angelo Police Still Seeking Information on Whereabouts of San Angelo Teen

    Mon, Apr 20, 2015 - 04:00 PM

    The San Angelo Police Department is still seeking information on the location of Briana Esquivel.  Briana was last seen on January 21, 2015 at her residence.   Tips and information from various sources have been followed up on by SAPD Detectives but Briana has yet to be located.


    Briana has been entered into a national database as being missing with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC).  The San Angelo Police Department is asking anyone with knowledge of Briana's whereabouts to please come forward in order to ensure Briana's safety and welfare.


    Any and all information concerning her location should be made to police to further this investigation.  SAPD can be contacted by phone at 325-657-4315.   To remain anonymous, submit Tips online at or call the SAPD's 24 hour Tip Hotline at 1-855-TIPS-247.  You can also text your tips, text: TIP SAPD followed by your tip message to 888777.  You can also contact NCMEC at 1-800-843-5678 (1-800-THE-LOST).

  • Press Release #041515(09)-San Angelo Police Seeking Information on Female Robbery Suspect

    Wed, Apr 15, 2015 - 03:06 PM

    The San Angelo Police Department's Criminal Investigations Division is seeking the public's help in identifying a female who attempted to rob a neighborhood grocery store Monday afternoon.


    On April 13, 2015, at approximately 1:30 p.m., a Hispanic female entered the Sunshine Grocery store located at 502 N. Van Buren and demanded money from the clerk.  During the encounter, the suspect claimed to have a gun in her pocket.  Although the suspect tried to gain access to the register, she was unsuccessful.  The suspect left the store and got into a silver or pewter colored mid-to-late 90's model Lincoln Towncar. 


    The suspect is described as having a heavy build, approximately 300 lbs., approximately 5?05?, in her mid to late 40's, with brown and grey hair.


    If you have any information about this incident or the suspect, please call Detective Noel Anderson at 325-657-4344.  To remain anonymous, send a web tip to 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 #041315(08)-San Angelo Woman Arrested in Stabbing Incident

    Mon, Apr 13, 2015 - 10:49 AM

    A twenty-four (24) year-old San Angelo woman was arrested this weekend after she stabbed her thirty-one (31) year-old boyfriend at a residence in an east San Angelo Neighborhood.


    Police were sent to a residence in the 700 block of McCann Street just after 9:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 11, 2015, for the report of a stabbing.  Upon arrival, initial Officer K. Green entered the residence and located a man suffering from an apparent stab wound to the abdomen.  Officer Green provided first aid until San Angelo Fire Department Medics arrived.  The victim was transported to Shannon Medical Center where he later underwent surgery.  The extent of his injuries and current medical condition is unknown.


    Witnesses at the scene told police the suspect, later identified as Destiney Baker (DOB 08-27-90), had fled the residence after stabbing the man.  Additional patrol officers and two K-9 Teams arrived to the area and quickly established a perimeter. Just prior to the K-9 teams? track, officers were being told information about Baker's possible whereabouts when one of the witnesses began to yell and scream that Baker was on the side of the house.  Several officers ran to the area and located Baker hiding underneath some bushes.  Baker was taken into custody and transported to Police Headquarters for questioning before transport to the Tom Green County Jail. 


    Detectives with the Department's Criminal Investigations Division and CSI Technicians were called to the scene to assist with the investigation.  CSI processed the scene for evidence and subsequently located the alleged knife used in the stabbing. 


    During the investigation, police learned the stabbing occurred as the result of a verbal altercation between Baker and the victim, who are said to be in a relationship. 


    Baker was charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon/Family Violence.  This is an ongoing investigation.  No further information will be released at this time.  Detectives L. Dye is the lead investigator.