Thursday, July 24, 2014

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Media Release 7/22/14


On the 21st of July, Officers responded to the 500 block of S. Goliad and took a stolen vehicle report.  The vehicle was a 2000 White Pontiac Montana minivan and was taken from the residence by unknown actor(s) between the 20th of July at approximately 9:00PM and the 21st of July 8:00AM.  Keys had been left inside the vehicle.

Jesse Lopez


Media Release 7/18/14

On the 17th of July 2014 at approximately 4:50PM, Big Spring Police Department Officers were dispatched to 1500 E. 4th “Fast Stop” convenience store in reference to an Aggravated Robbery. The employees within the store informed officers that an unknown black male approximately 6’ tall and weighing approximately 180 pounds wearing a black hooded shirt, black hat, black pants and black shoes entered the store and displayed a semi automatic handgun demanding the money from the cash register. The employees told the officers they complied with the orders given and the unknown black male departed the store last seen walking east in front of the building. Officers quickly responded in the area but were unable to locate the suspect. It is unknown at this time how much money the suspect departed with.

If you have any information relating to this crime please contact Crime Stoppers at 432-263-TIPS (8477).

Chief Chad Williams
Lt. Brian Gordon
Sgt. Tony Everett

Media Release 7/18/14 Followup

The Big Spring Police Department is currently following up on leads relating to the elderly female incident. As of this release the status of the victim has not changed and she is still listed as serious but stable condition.  This investigation is ongoing and when more information is available to be released the Big Spring Police Department will share it with the media.

Chief Chad Williams
Lt. Brian Gordon
Sgt. Tony Everett

Media Release 7/17/2014

On the 17th of July 2014 at approximately 2:21 A.M. Big Spring Police Department and Howard County Sheriffs Department officers were dispatched to "Radio Tower Rd" (which intersects N. Hwy 350 and the SSR of IH 20) in reference to a subject in the roadway. Shortly after officer's arrived on scene and found an elderly female who had been "stabbed" several times. The investigation revealed the elderly female resided in the 600 block of Washington and at approximately 12:30AM an unknown Hispanic Male had entered the dwelling while she was asleep.


Media Release 7/14/14

At approximately 5:18 am, on 07-13-2014, a one vehicle crash occurred in Big Spring that claimed the life of a 15 year old local girl. The victim was identified as Shelley Lopez. According to investigating officers, the crash occurred in the 1300 block of East 4th street. A 2002 tan Ford F-150, driven by 17 year old William Green of Big Spring, was traveling East on 4th in the right lane.


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