HCCO Precinct One deputies arrest 3 suspects for theft of an ATM, evading arrest
On May 22, 2018, Angel Lopez (DOB 07/11/1985), Thomas Ortega (DOB 05/04/1990) and Toby Perkins (DOB 05/25/1986) were arrested by Harris County Constable Precinct One deputies for theft of an ATM from the Harris County Tax Office building located at 1001 Preston in downtown Houston.
At approximately 3:30 a.m., Precinct 1 deputies on patrol noticed 3 suspects loading an ATM machine into a white pickup truck. The suspects fled the scene in the vehicle northbound, and deputies pursued. S when the ATM fell out of the bed of the truck and then crashed. After further investigation, it was determined that the white truck was stolen.
Suspects Lopez and Ortega are also charged with evading arrest. Additional charges are pending. At 11:00 am, suspects will be transported from the Precinct 1 Annex located at 7300 N. Shepherd, to the Harris County Jail. Media may attend to obtain footage of the arrested suspects.