According to police paperwork, a witness recorded all the ruthless attack on a cellular phone.
SAN ANTONIO — Nearly two months after a vicious murder on San Antonio’s northeast aspect, two males have been arrested and charged with capital murder.
San Antonio police introduced the arrest on Wednesday of Nathan Sanchez and Aaron Trevino, accused of taking pictures and killing 20-year-old Takhai Michael on May 29 within the parking zone of the Blow Hookah Lounge off Eisenhauer Road.
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According to the affidavit, Michael and his girlfriend had been beat up and robbed by a minimum of six individuals. And when he fought again, he was shot a number of instances, proper in entrance of his girlfriend.
One of these suspects, police stated, shot Michael with an AR-15 rifle whereas he was mendacity on the bottom, after he had already been shot a number of instances.
According to police paperwork, a witness recorded all the ruthless attack on a cellular phone. That, and surveillance video, helped police observe down the accused killers.
Nathan Sanchez, 22, and Aaron Trevino, 20, have been arrested and charged with capital murder. The particulars of what occurred had been outlined within the arrest affidavit. This all happened within the early morning hours of May 29. Michael and his girlfriend had been within the parking zone of that hookah lounge when some type of argument broke out.
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SAPD stated these suspects punched Michael whereas he was within the automobile, and tried to rob them. When Michael’s girlfriend managed to get out of the automobile, Trevino pistol whipped her whereas Sanchez walked away with her purse.
That’s when Michael jumped out of the automobile and began chasing Sanchez, attempting to get the purse again with his cellular phone inside. Trevino then pulled out a handgun and fired a number of instances, hitting Michael as he fell to the bottom.
Authorities stated Sanchez walked as much as Michael, nonetheless mendacity on the bottom, and fired extra rounds at him utilizing that AR-15.
All six of the suspects then acquired away, however within the weeks following the murder, police had been in a position to observe down a few of these suspects who recognized Sanchez and Trevino because the shooters.
SAPD later realized that pair —pals since center faculty— had tried to flee to Kansas the place Sanchez’s mom lived. After being on the run for nearly two months, on Tuesday, Sanchez was arrested in San Antonio and Trevino was arrested in Kansas.
In that police affidavit, detectives stated Sanchez was linked to a murder final year. There’s no phrase if he’ll be charged in that crime. He’s been booked within the Bexar County Jail with his bond set at $500,000.
Police stated Trevino can be extradited again to Bexar County. It’s nonetheless unclear what prices the opposite suspects on this case can be dealing with.