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Posted on: August 28, 2019

SMPD Involved in Two SWAT Situations Tuesday Night

Jorge Enriquez

Police Searching for Man Who Evaded Arrest on Bracewood Circle

San Marcos Police are searching for a man who was involved in a road rage incident in downtown San Marcos, and later ran from police.

On June 26, SMPD received a call regarding a road rage incident that occurred in the downtown area. In that incident, police say Jorge Enriquez (10/16/1985) intentionally used his vehicle to block in another vehicle. He then threw a beer can at the driver’s side window of the vehicle and attacked the driver, causing injury. As the victim attempted to drive away, Enriquez used his vehicle to ram the victim’s vehicle.

Jorge EnriquezJorge Enriquez (10/16/1985)

On Tuesday, August 27, SMPD detectives obtained an arrest warrant on Enriquez for aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon. The warrant was issued in relation to the road rage incident that occurred in June. At approximately 5:58 p.m., SMPD detectives observed Enriquez driving to his residence in the 700 block of Bracewood Circle and attempted to contact him.

Enriquez parked his vehicle, ran into his apartment, and barricaded himself inside. Detectives notified the Hays County SWAT team at that time and requested their assistance. Law enforcement officers surrounded the apartment, and obtained a search warrant to enter his residence. Enriquez was not located inside the home.

At this time, the whereabouts of Enriquez are unknown. He is considered violent, and any person with information about Enriquez is asked to contact SMPD Detective Patrick Aubry at 512.753.2306 or by email at paubry@sanmarcostx.gov.

SMPD Assists U.S. Marshals and Hays County Sheriff’s Office with Arrest on Bishop Street

On August 27, at approximately 8:39 p.m. the U.S. Marshals-led Lone Star Fugitive Task Force served an arrest warrant for a man sought for terroristic threat, theft and attempted kidnapping in the 700 block of Bishop Street. The Hays County SWAT team assisted the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force with the arrest. SMPD’s involvement was limited to traffic control. The scene was cleared at approximately 10:23 p.m. with one subject in custody.

Please see the press release from the U.S. Marshals Service regarding this incident. All media inquiries regarding this incident should be directed to Brandon Filla with the U.S. Marshals Service at 512.550.2946.

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