COLLEGE STATION POLICE DEPARTMENT
07/09/14 – News Release: Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon CSPD #14-007575
On Wednesday July 9, 2014 around 1825 hours, Officers with the College Station Police Department responded to a report of a civil disturbance in the 600 block of Banks. Upon arrival it was determined that an altercation had occurred in the street between family members.
Through further investigation it was determined that the 36 year old black male suspect had threatened a male relative with a pocket knife after the relative tried to calm him down and get him to stop cussing at everyone. A female relative intervened and stepped between the two males. The suspect fled the area in a vehicle after believing the police had been called. At the time he was threatened with the knife, the victim was in fear for his life. Officers searched the area but could not immediately locate the suspect.
The police were again called to the area within the hour after the suspect had been sighted. The suspect was detained in the 700 block of Churchill St. and eventually placed into custody without incident. No one was injured during this offense.
Daren Arand White
36 years of age, College Station resident
This case has been turned over to the College Station Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division and remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the College Station Police Department at 979-764-3600 or Brazos County Crime Stoppers at 979-775-TIPS.
Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon is a 2nd Degree Felony. An individual adjudged guilty of a felony of the second degree shall be punished by imprisonment in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for any term of not more than 20 years or less than 2 years. In addition to imprisonment, an individual adjudged guilty of a felony of the second degree may be punished by a fine not to exceed $10,000.
The safety of our community does not have borders. It is the goal of every law enforcement agency to protect the citizens that we serve. Be the eyes and ears of your police department. When you see suspicious activity contact the College Station Police Department at 979-764-3600 or the Texas A&M University Police Department at 979-845-2345; contact the Bryan Police Department or the Brazos County Sheriff’s Office at 979-361-3888. Together we can make a difference in our community.
Prepared By: Sgt. Kathryn Reiter
Questions regarding this news release may be directed to:
Lt. Chuck Fleeger, Public Information Officer
College Station Police Department
2611 Texas Avenue
College Station, Texas 77840
Office Phone: (979) 764-3613
Cell Phone (979) 987-1096
Department Phone: (979) 764-3600