Need To Know Concho Valley News 07/07/16


In news with Kaitlin Moore, a 20-year-old woman wanted on felony warrants is jailed after she tried to run from officers.

Police say it started when a police patrol vehicle passed the woman’s maroon pickup on the road and that she drove away crashing into a fence, coming to rest in a yard.

She got out and ran away, but was arrested her 25th and Armstrong streets on outstanding felony warrants.


A Tom Green County grand jury has indicted a 40-year-old man on charges involving the death of a skateboarder.
Christopher Lee Mata, is under indictment for  an accident involving the death of Joe Lopez in August of last year.

He is charged with failing to stop and render aid -and also for tampering with evidence by trading a vehicle involved, for another in Lubbock.

His wife, Nicole Johnson is also charged with tampering with  evidence.


A 28-year-old San Angelo man is under indictment for robbing a downtown pharmacy.

Christopher Salmon is charged with aggravated robbery for walking into the CVS pharmacy on West Beauregard in April and threatening to kill a pharmacy employee.

He is accused of threatening the employee with a knife and taking prescription medication.

Police caught him a short time after he ran away from the store.


The boil water notice issued last week by the city of Robert Lee has been rescinded. 

Customers who get water from the city of Robert Lee no longer need to boil it for drinking.

Test results show the water is safe for consumption.


Fire officials are investigating a blaze at a downtown San Angelo restaurant.

The fire damaged Chandlers Bar and Grille that had just recently opened on South Chadbourne.

Firefighters say the blaze started in the buffet area and went into the ceiling.

Workers were inside getting ready to open, luckily no-one was injured.

The cause is still under investigation.


In weather:

Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

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