Date: July 31, 2017
Subject: Victim’s truck stolen at gunpoint.
Detectives have completed their investigation into the Aggravated Robbery that occurred on July 31, 2017 at a residence in the 200 block Jerry Drive. Detectives have identified the second juvenile in connection with the Aggravated Robbery. Charges of Aggravated Robbery have been filed on both juveniles and in addition, Evading with a Motor Vehicle was filed on the juvenile that ran from Deputies that night. Both haven been booked into the Minnie Rogers Juvenile Center.
On 7/29/2017, at 8:48pm, Deputies were dispatched to the 200 block of Jerry Drive in Nederland, Texas in reference to an aggravated robbery in which two Hispanic males stole the victim’s pickup truck at gunpoint.
Deputies spotted a truck matching the description traveling on Spurlock Road. Deputies confirmed it was the stolen truck and attempted to stop the vehicle. The driver of the truck refused to stop for Deputies. The driver led Deputies on a short pursuit on Hwy 69 before exiting FM 365. The driver then sped through the parking lot and slowed down as he neared the Starbucks. The driver exited the pickup and took off on foot towards the back of Starbucks on FM 365. After a short foot chase, the suspect was taken in to custody without incident with the assistance of Nederland Police Department.
Only one Hispanic male was in the vehicle at the time of the pursuit. The Hispanic Male was identified as minor and was taken to Minnie Rogers Juvenile Correctional Facility. The victim’s truck was returned to him without damage.
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Deputy Marcus McLellan
8/3/2017 4:16 PM