San Angelo Police Department’s CID Charges Man for Red Roof Inn Mascorro Murder

Top Stories

Police responded to a report of a shooting victim at a hotel

CVHP-1920x1080-LocalCrime_1525781229459.jpg

Update: July 9, 2019, 6:00pm: San Angelo Police Department CID Charges Man for Red Roof Inn Mascorro Murder

Detectives with the San Angelo Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division secured a warrant of arrest for 26-year-old Jessie Wayne Robinson, Jr. of Abilene, Texas for the murder of Gilbert Mascorro, a 32-year-old San Angelo resident.

Robinson, Jessie Wayne, Jr.

Robinson was developed as a person of interest early on in the investigation that began around 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 7, 2019, when San Angelo Police located Mascorro’s lifeless body at the Red Roof Inn on South Bryant Boulevard — deceased from apparent gunshot wounds.

Robinson was arrested in Abilene, Texas this morning on unrelated charges. The homicide investigation is ongoing and no additional information is available for release at this time.

Update: July 8, 2019, 4:11 p.m: Police identify victim in weekend shooting at Red Roof Inn

The 32-year-old-San Angelo man found deceased inside a hotel room at the Red Roof Inn located at 4205 South Bryant Boulevard Sunday afternoon has been identified as Gilbert Mascorro.

Police located Mascorro just after 1:00 p.m. Sunday, July 7, 2019, following a dispatched call for service for the report of a shooting victim.

Justice of the Peace Eddie Howard responded and formally pronounced Mascorro deceased by apparent gunshot wounds. An autopsy has been ordered.

This is an active homicide investigation and no arrests have been made at this time. If you have any information about the suspect(s) identities or whereabouts please contact Detective M. Hawthorne at (325) 657-4388. To remain anonymous, tip online at http://bit.ly/SAPDTips247 or by text: text TIP SAPD to 888777 and follow the prompts.


July 7, 2019, 3:15 p.m

SAN ANGELO, Texas – This afternoon, SAPD and SAFD Personnel we’re dispatched to the Red Roof Inn on South Bryant Blvd for a report of a shooting victim.

The investigation is ongoing and no additional information can be released at this time.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.