Sheriff’s office arrest fugitive wanted for aggravated assault
Lopez’s girlfriend was also arrested for allegedly hindering his arrest.
LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) -A man wanted for aggravated assault is arrested along with his girlfriend after authorities say she hindered his arrest.
The Webb County Sheriff’s Office arrested 43-year-old Monica Lopez and 52-year-old Miguel Salinas in the case.
The incident happened on Thursday at around 12:30 p.m. when sheriff’s deputies and county constable precinct two received information regarding a wanted fugitive living at a home at the 2100 block of Chacon Street.
Salinas had an active warrant for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and discharging a firearm.
When authorities searched the home, they found Salinas hiding inside a closet.
Salinas girlfriend, Lopez was also taken into custody for allegedly hiding Salinas.
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