Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Sad in the photograph

To clean up any misconception, the "teen" is 19 and is considered an adult by the Texas criminal justice system.

Tasered teen faces robbery, escape charges
By Michelle Casady - Express-News

Bond had not been set Tuesday night for a teenager who escaped police custody at a hospital after being arrested on a charge of aggravated robbery.

Tyrone G. Farias, 19, remained in the Bexar County Jail Tuesday after he was arrested without incident at a home in the 100 block of Dokes Drive on warrants for a first-degree felony charge of aggravated robbery and a third-degree felony charge of escaping, police said.

According to an arrest warrant affidavit detailing the events that led to Farias' charges, he was stopped by an officer in the 2400 block of Ruiz Street about 3 a.m. Tuesday as he was robbing someone at gunpoint.

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