HORIZON,TX- THREE INJURED WHILE IN RESTAURANT’S DRIVE-THRU LANE
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”
Release Date/Time: Monday, October 28, 2013 @ 11:00 AM
EL PASO TEXAS- On Sunday 10/27/13 at 3:30 am Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Crimes Against Person Detectives were requested by the Socorro Police Department in reference to an Aggravated Assault which occurred at the McDonalds Restaurant located at 1274 Horizon Blvd. El Paso County Texas.
At about 2:15am 28 year old Pedro Mendez Jr., 31 year old Robert Sanchez and 18 year old Chris Avila were in the drive through lane of the McDonalds ordering food. A verbal altercation was started by several other persons who were in the parking lot. The victims exited their vehicle while still in the drive through lane. One of the persons involved in the altercation 20 year old Manuel Olivares intentionally struck the three victims with his motor vehicle. Sanchez and Avila received non-life threatening injuries. Mendez Jr. was transported to a local area Hospital where he is listed in critical condition.
Manual Olivares was taken into custody by Sheriff’s Investigator’s eight hours after the assaults took place. Olivares is being charged with three counts of Aggravated Assault Serious Bodily Injury.
MANUEL OLIVARES (20)
3-COUNTS/AGGRAVATED ASSAULT W/DEADLY WEAPON
TOTAL BOND: $ 35,000