The San Marcos Police Department assisted by the Hays County Sheriff’s Department and other area agencies is currently searching for a suspect who ran from the police and is believed to be hiding in the Saddlebrook neighborhood on the north side of San Marcos. Residents are urged to remain in their homes and notify the police department if they see anything suspicious. The Austin Police Department aircraft unit is assisting. Residents who do not have a need to be in the area are urged to avoid the area.
Police are searching for a Hispanic male, about 6’ tall, bald, skinny build, tattoo on the back of his head, last seen wearing black shirt and red shorts. He is possibly armed with a handgun.