|Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the assault of a man at 812 East 24th Street about 2 p.m. on Tuesday (February 4).
The suspect, Luis Eduardo Quijas-Martinez (H/m, 21), is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in the 339th District Court.
A booking photo of Quijas-Martinez is attached to this news release.
The victim, Anthony Estrada, 32, was transported to an area hospital in critical condition.
HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officers L. Bolmanski and L. Thornton reported:
Mr. Estrada stole Quijas-Martinez’s vehicle from the above address. Quijas-Martinez got into a different vehicle and chased Estrada. Estrada crashed the vehicle he was driving and fled on foot. Quijas-Martinez then struck Estrada with the vehicle. Paramedics transported Estrada to the hospital. Quijas-Martinez was detained at the scene and subsequently charged for his role in the incident.
Anyone with additional information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800.
Luis Eduardo Quijas-Martinez