San Benito security guard charged with firing weapon at car
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 21:08:09 GMT —
A San Benito security guard is facing criminal charges after he fired a gun at a car he thought was involved in a crime.
San Benito police reported 19-year-old Eric Gonzales surrendered to investigators on Wednesday morning.
Investigators told Action 4 News that Gonzales is facing an aggravated assault charge for an incident that happened back on April 12th.
Police said Gonzales was working as a security guard for a business off the 2500 block of West Expressway 77/83.
Gonzales allegedly fired at a moving vehicle believe that a criminal act just took place at a business he was hired to protect.
Nobody was injured during the incident but police obtained an arrest warrant against Gonzales.
The 19-year-old Harlingen man was released after posting a $5,000 dollar bond.