Videoed Van Buren Bandit Arrested

At around 9:15 p.m. Wednesday, October 11, police were called to Donut Palace after a report of a suspicious person in the alley behind the building, attempting to enter.

Police attempted to identify the man when he attempted to flee in the westbound direction of Lillie Street.

After a brief  pursuit, the suspect was caught and identified as Frankie Gonzales, Jr.

Gonzales was caught on video in connection to the burglary of a Van Buren building in September.

He was arrested and charged for the outstanding warrant and also charged with Fail to Identify Fugitive from Justice and Evading Arrest Detention.

Gonzales was taken to Tom Green County Jail.