Fugitive Murder Suspect Uses Facebook To Surrender

DALLAS (AP) — A suspect in a 2010 murder case has used a Dallas police Facebook page to turn himself in.
A Dallas police statement Monday says Augustin Gonzalez was wanted in the April 2010 shooting death of Pedro David Garcia in a northwest Dallas apartment parking lot.
On Friday, Gonzalez posted on the police Facebook page that he wanted to surrender but was still in Mexico. Detectives responded via Facebook, advised him to walk to the nearest U.S. border check point and turn himself in to U.S. authorities.
He did just that Friday night, walking to a border crossing. He now waits in the San Diego County Jail in California for an extradition hearing.
(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Also Check Out:

  • http://fortworthinsight.com/news/fugitive-murder-suspect-uses-facebook-to-surrender/ Fugitive Murder Suspect Uses Facebook To Surrender « Fort Worth News Feeds

    […] Go to News Source […]

blog comments powered by Disqus
The Taz Show

Listen Live