A 19 year old kidnapped by 33 year old boyfriend considered armed and dangerous

Police searching for 33 year old Juan Jose Morales Junior

SAN ANGELO, Tx - The San Angelo Police Department is investigating an aggravated kidnapping and searching for the suspect that is armed and dangerous.

Just before 7:30 Tuesday morning the San Angelo public safety communications received several calls for shots fired in the area of 22nd and Pecan Streets.

Police learned 19 year-old, Danza Nicole Valdez, had been forced into a vehicle against her will by 33 year old, Juan Jose Morales Junior.  Police say the two are in a dating relationship.

Morales has a criminal history and has a motion to revoke parole out of Austin.

Morales who is considered armed and dangerous drove away from 22nd Street with Valdez in a white two door pick up.

Police say to use extreme caution if you come into contact with the subject and to immediately call 911 or the San Angelo Police Department.

This is an ongoing investigating.


The San Angelo Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division is actively searching for Juan Jose Morales, Jr., 33, who is wanted in connection with the Aggravated Kidnapping of Danza Nicole Valdez, 19, who was abducted from a residence in the 400 block of E. 22nd Street Tuesday morning, March 14, 2017.

Morales fled with Valdez in a white, two-door pickup truck.  Morales is considered armed and dangerous. In addition to being sought for the kidnapping of Valdez, Morales is wanted on an MTR Parole Warrant. 

Police were dispatched to the area of 22nd and Pecan just before 7:30 a.m. after receiving several calls for reports of shots fired in the area.  

If you have any information about Morales or Valdez’s whereabouts, call 9-1-1.  To remain anonymous, tip online at http://bit.ly/SAPDTips247, via text: text TIP SAPD to 888777 and follow the prompts, or by phone at 1-855-TIPS-247.  Never attempt to apprehend suspects yourself; doing so may be dangerous.

Information provided by San Angelo Police


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