Tag: assault

Lawyer to Uber: Turn over data on rape, assault reports from riders

Image License Cropped Photo: Elliott Brown / CC BY-SA 2.0 License Link 14 NOV 17 20:15 ET Sara Ashley O’Brien (CNN Money) — A new lawsuit is again calling into question Uber’s background check policies and how it monitors its drivers. On Tuesday, two anonymous women filed a complaint in California against Uber claiming the ridesharing company had falsely presented its service as safe to passengers. Both women say they were raped by drivers. They state that they ordered the service after a couple of drinks, believing it to be safe. “Uber’s advertising campaigns make the assertion that it...

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Man accused of assaulting an officer on the run

Santa Rosa Police are looking for a man accused of assaulting a police officer. According to authorities, José Armando De León tried to run over the police chief in his car when he tried to flee from cops Tuesday morning.  This started a chase through the mid valley area but, De Leon got away. Officers lost the track of him in the Mercedes area.  If you have information on this case, call the Santa Rosa Police Department at (956)...

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Laredo Police Searching for Man wanted for Aggravated Assault.

Laredo Police are currently searching the man you’re about to see. He’s wanted for aggravated assault. Authorities stated the incident happened on San Dario and Moctezuma on Saturday, August 5th, at approximately 1:40 pm. The male allegedly assaulted a group of 3 men with a pole. The victims were taken to a local hospital with injuries. One victim was flown to a San Antonio hospital and is in critical condition. If you can identify this person contact Laredo police at (956)...

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Brownsville Police Searching for Person of Interest in Assault

In Brownsville, police detectives are looking for the identity of this individual. He is a person of interest in an open investigation of a possible assault. Anyone with information to the identity of this subject is asked to contact the Brownsville Crime Stoppers at (956) 546-8477. Remember all calls remain anonymous and a tip leading to an arrest could qualify you for a cash...

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Laredo Couple Arrested for Attacking a Pregnant Woman

Laredo (KFXV) – A couple is arrested in Laredo after attacking a man and a pregnant woman at a store parking lot. According to police, both of the victims were in the parking lot when a female driver and a male passenger driving recklessly exited their car. The female, Alexandra Villalobos proceeded to attack the pregnant woman. That’s when the male victim attempted to separate them, only to be punched several times in the face by Humberto Alejandro Arevalo causing him injuries. Both are charged with aggravated assault causing bodily injury. Arevalo was sentenced to 10 years in prison,...

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