Teenager Goes on Violent Rampage, Bashes Car Windshield with Two Children Inside

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On Monday at about 3:30 p.m. officers were dispatched to the 1600 Block of Dolores Street in reference to a disturbance in progress. Upon further investigation it was determine that several persons had arrived at the above mentioned residence to drop off one of the occupants in the vehicle.

While they were in there vehicle that is when 17-year-old Thomas Mathew Puente went on an angry rampage and started hitting the car with a steel pipe or similar object. Causing heavy damage to the windshield and other parts of the vehicle. It also caused glass fragments to hit the front passenger in her face. During the entire time there were two small children in the vehicle. They were sitting directly behind the front passenger, putting them in imminent danger from getting hit by the steel object and flying glass fragments.

At this time the are 4  Arrest Warrants filed against Thomas Mathew Puente

  • Assault:  Class A Misdemeanor
  • Criminal Mischief : Class A Misdemeanor
  • Two counts of Endangering a Child : Each is a state Jail Felony    

If you have any information as to the whereabouts of Thomas Mathew Puente call the Primera Crime Stoppers at 956-563-0776.

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