RELEASE: TIP LEADS TO ARREST OF WANTED SUBJECT
El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938
Contact: Leslie Antunez / Public Information Officer
Office: (915) 538-2119
Mobile: (915) 479-1678
El Paso, TX – El Paso County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrest a wanted subject in east El Paso following an anonymous tip on Wednesday, December 02, 2015.
Deputies assigned to the Fugitive and Warrant's Apprehension Unit located subject Jesus Gallegos at his residence in the 1600 block of A.L. Gil in far east El Paso at approximately 1:45p.m. Gallegos was wanted for several outstanding warrants. As deputies attempted to take him into custody; Gallegos fled from his residence.
At approximately 5:30p.m., deputies received an anonymous tip with information that Gallegos had returned to his residence.
Deputies again attempted to take Gallegos into custody, but Gallegos was able to flee from his residence prior to deputies making contact with anyone at his residence. Deputies then observed Gallegos running from his residence and into the neighboring backyards. Deputies located Gallegos hiding in the backyard of a residence on the 1600 block of Olga Mapula; Gallegos was immediately taken into custody.
Gallegos was booked on all the charges and additional charges are pending.
No further information is available at this time.
NEWS RELEASE - WANTED – GALLEGOS, JESUS
The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the following subject:
WANTED FOR: KIDNAPPING, ASSAULT FAMILY/HOUSEHOLD MEMBER W/PREVIOUS CONVICTIONS,
POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, & EVADING ARREST WITH A VEHICLE