San Juan police search for assault suspect who escaped in chase

Authorities are looking for a man who escaped from San Juan police early Sunday morning.

San Juan police said Noe Lopez pointed a gun at San Juan Inn Hotel employees after he was refused service around 3 a.m. on Sunday.

Lopez fled the scene in a white 2006 Mercedes Benz while employees notified authorities.

As police officers arrived at the scene, they witnessed the car leaving the hotel and proceeded to catch up to Lopez but he got away.

Lopez is still on the run and is wanted on four felony charges including two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and two counts of evading arrest with a vehicle.

If anyone has information on the whereabouts of Lopez, contact San Juan Crime Stoppers at (956) 283-TIPS.