Abilene Police Department: Subject arrested after allegedly pointing, shooting firearm

From Abilene Police Department spokesman George Spindler:

At about 3:25 p.m. Sunday, Officers Robert Brannon and William Allred responded to an armed subject call in the area of S. 20th and Woodard Street. Information provided to APD dispatch by the calling party alleged that three male pedestrians were crossing Woodard Street when one of the subject's pointed a firearm at the calling party and fired it. The calling party had provided a description of the subjects and advised that she had not been struck by any projectile. The calling party provided a description of the weapon and their direction of travel. Officers converged to the scene and located one of the male subject's in an alley in the 2100 block of Woodard Street. Officer Allred reported that the subject dropped the BB pistol and he took the subject into custody. No injuries were reported and the subject [Trevon Jeter] was arrested for Disorderly Conduct. During the arrest, the subject physically resisted being transported to jail. He was also arrested for misdemeanor Resisting Transport.

At about 7:10 p.m. Saturday, Officer Steven Risinger responded to an injured subject call at a business in the 2500 block of South Clack Street. A concerned friend had contacted APD dispatch and informed them that her friend, a female victim, had been allegedly assaulted by a known male subject. A description of the subject was provided to Patrol Division and APD was informed that the victim was with the friend after the victim got away from the subject. The victim was receiving medical attention at the scene as officers arrived. Injuries consistent with the allegation were present and the victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The preliminary investigation revealed that the assault had occurred at a nearby residence and the victim alleged she had been punched in the head and also choked by the subject to the point that her airway was restricted. The subject was located nearby in the 2600 block of S. Clack Street. The subject was arrested for felony Assault (Family Violence).

At about 9:55 a.m. Sunday, Officers Donnie Brown and Brent Payne responded to a burglary in progress at a building in the 800 block of Butternut Street. A concerned citizen had contacted APD dispatch after witnessing an adult male, and possibly a juvenile, kicked-open a door at  a building. A description of the adult was provided to Patrol Division. Officers made entry and detained a male adult and a male juvenile, age 13. The investigation revealed that forcible entry to the building was made and that the suspects had intended to steal wire. Officers located cut wiring that had been removed from an electrical wall panel. The suspects were arrested for Burglary of a Building. The juvenile was taken to the Juvenile Detention Center.

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