Press Releases

  • 020615(05)-Police Charge Murder Suspect

    Fri, Feb 06, 2015 - 04:25 PM

    On February 6, 2015, Jason Scott Little, DOB 11/09/86, was charged with Murder for the fatal shooting of Bertha Vasquez at Eva's Place on February 1, 2015.  Little has been in jail since February 2, 2015 on unrelated charges.

     

    ?Our officers have worked non-stop to solve this senseless murder.  I am very proud of all those involved.  Our prayers go out to the family of the victim.  We will see justice for Bertha.? ? Chief Tim Vasquez

     

    There is no further information available at this time as the investigation is still ongoing.  More information will be released next week in a subsequent press release. 

     

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  • Press Release #020615(04)-Marijuana Shipped Through UPS, Suspect Arrested

    Fri, Feb 06, 2015 - 04:20 PM

    On January 8, 2015, Officers from the Pueblo Police Department, in Colorado, were sent to a UPS facility in reference to a suspicious package. Officers arrived and spoke to the manager who had received the package. The package was marked suspicious by the UPS Store where it was originally sent from. Upon opening the package, the manager located several double vacuum sealed packages of suspected marijuana and marijuana products. The package was being sent out of Pueblo, Colorado from Johnny Wolfe, DOB 10-4-91, a San Angelo resident, to himself at his residence in San Angelo, Texas.

     

    On January 13, 2015, Narcotics Detectives from the Pueblo Police Department followed up on the initial case by weighing and testing a total of 8 packages with a total of 9 pounds of high grade marijuana, which has an estimated value of $58,000. There was also approximately $5,000 worth of marijuana products including edibles, cough syrups, transdermal patches and THC ?wax? that were legally purchased from two separate marijuana dispensaries in Pueblo West, Colorado.

     

    Through a thorough investigation, Wolfe was identified as the suspect and a warrant was issued for his arrest. On February 3, 2015, Pueblo Police Detectives contacted the San Angelo Police Department Narcotics Division and asked for their assistance in locating Wolfe.

     

    On February 4, 2015, the members of the SAPD Narcotics Division arrested Johnny Wolfe at his residence in the 2700 block of SAC Ave. Wolfe was booked into Tom Green County Jail on a warrant for Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute with a $100,000 cash only bond.

     

    FMI contact Pueblo Police Department Sgt Eric Gonzales at (719)553-2582 or visit the Pueblo Police Department Facebook page.

     

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  • Press Release #020315(03)-Aggravated Assault

    Wed, Feb 04, 2015 - 08:01 AM

    On Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at approximately 9:21 a.m., San Angelo Police were dispatched to the 2100 block of Cunningham for a subject with a weapon.

     

    Upon arrival, police spoke with two victims, a 52 year old female and a 21 year old female, who stated they had been assaulted by Armando Barrera Jr, DOB 04-04-91.  During the course of the assault Barrera exhibited an assault rifle and threatened to kill the victims.  No shots were fired, and Barrera left the area.  The victims received minor injuries.

     

    Barrera was located by Police in an apartment building in the 800 block of Knickerbocker.  Barrera did not have the assault rifle with him when he was located.  Officers learned through the investigation that Barrera had been seen putting the assault rifle in the trunk of a car.  The rifle was located seized.

     

    Detective James Hernandez responded to the scene to conduct the investigation.  Barrera was arrested for two counts of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Possession of a Controlled Substance less than one gram.

     

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