Thursday, January 29, 2015
1012 C Street Floresville, TX 78114 Phone: 830-216-4519 Fax: 830-393-3219
Police search for assault suspect
Wilson County News
November 1, 2013, 3:10pm
FLORESVILLE -- Police here are searching for 26-year-old Nicholas Moreno of Floresville, who is the subject of an arrest warrant charging him with aggravated assault in connection with an incident Oct. 31.
According to Detective George Ortiz of the Floresville Police Department, officers responded at 7:45 p.m. to the basketball court in Legion Park on Fifth Street after Moreno allegedly approached a 23-year-old male and punched him twice in the face, causing the victim to fall backward and strike his head on the basketball court, which fractured his skull.
The victim is being treated at San Antonio Military Medical Center, where he is listed in stable condition.
Moreno stands 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 235 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call the Floresville Police Department at 830-393-4055.
Anonymous tips -- which could qualify for a cash reward if police make an arrest or recover stolen property -- can be furnished to Crime Stoppers of Wilson County at 830-393-INFO (4636) or http://bit.ly/NDrIut.
***EDITOR'S NOTE: Officers from the Floresville Police Department arrested Moreno Nov. 2. See our Nov. 6 print edition for more.
Other Breaking News
|HSI seeks public tips to help locate 10 human... (January 28, 2015)
Crews continue cleanup after Stockdale tanker crash (January 27, 2015)
Crude oil tanker overturns on U.S. 87 in Stockdale (January 27, 2015)
Three most-wanted fugitives in custody (January 27, 2015)
Rainfall report (January 26, 2015)
Rewards Offered for Three Texas 10 Most Wanted... (January 22, 2015)
Broken line cuts phone service in La Vernia area (January 14, 2015)
Ritchey gets 28-year prison sentence (January 14, 2015)
Floresville police respond to shots fired (January 13, 2015)
Rainfall report: Jan. 9-11 (January 12, 2015)
Update: Officials ID driver in fatal Loop 1604 crash (January 9, 2015)
$7,500 Reward Offered for Most Wanted Fugitive... (January 8, 2015)
UPDATE: Investigation into deadly Karnes County... (January 8, 2015)
DPS Urges Texans to Prepare for Arctic Weather (January 7, 2015)
Rainfall report: Dec. 29-Jan. 4 (January 5, 2015)