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Texas fugitive found in Washington

By David Hotle, The JOURNAL


 


A call regarding someone sleeping in their car Monday afternoon ended in the arrest of a man wanted out of Texas.


According to the Washington County call log, at 5:56 p.m. Monday, a caller reported an older brown Chevrolet truck parked in the 1400 block of West Fifth Street in Washington and reported people were sleeping in the truck. Officers responded.


Aaron Joseph Villarreal, 34, of San Antonio, Texas, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance marijuana and a warrant out of Texas for parole violation on an original charge of possession of a controlled substance PG1 greater than equal to 4 grams and less than 200 grams, evading arrest detention with a vehicle enhanced parole violation. A hold was placed for Texas.