Manhunt Monday: Suspect Wanted For Burglarizing and Paintballing Vehicles
EL PASO — Jorge Valdez, 20, is wanted on several felony charges, including breaking into a vehicle and paintballing several others.
According to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, in October, 2011, a woman witnessed Valdez break into her vehicle while it was parked in the driveway of her home. The woman chased Valdez as he tried to get into a getaway car, but after a short struggle she fell on the ground. Police said Valdez almost ran over the woman as he drove away. The woman was injured, but was treated for her injuries.
Valdez was arrested for the incident, but never showed up for court.
In July, 2012, witnesses reported seeing Valdez and another person paintballing several vehicles in an Upper Valley neighborhood. Officers arrested the second person involved, but Valdez got away.
If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at 566-TIPS (8477).