TWO MEN ARRESTED DURING A VEHICLE PURSUIT
DATE & TIME: Tuesday, July 30, 2013 @ 2:00 PM
El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938
Public Information Officer, Angelica Becerra
Office: (915) 538-2119
“We Serve With Pride”
EL PASO TEXAS- On 07-30-13 at approximately 1:00 AM, a Sheriff’s Deputy patrolling the sparks area in El Paso County, spotted a vehicle, Toyota Camry, with a defective tail lamp at the 400 block of Peyton Rd. The Deputy initiated a traffic stop on the said vehicle when the driver declined to stop and vehicle pursuit ensued. Sheriff’s Patrol Units from neighboring districts to include Border Patrol Units in the area were on high alert.
The driver traveled onto Horizon Blvd., disregarding two traffic lights before traveling onto IH-10. The chase continued to Tornillo, TX, where the driver lost control and drove into dirt embankment at the 900 block of OT Smith Rd. The driver was detained when a second subject exited the vehicle and led Deputies on a foot chase. The subject/passenger, identified as Romuldo Trujillo, was apprehended one mile from the scene. The driver/Ivan Frescas also had an outstanding criminal warrant.
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|IVAN FRESCAS (32) ||ROMULDO TRUJILLO (17) |
EVADING ARREST/DETENTION W/VEHICLE
AGGRAVATED ASSAULT W/DEADLY WPN