You might have seen the news report from Rockport, Texas. Well police in Aransas Pass, Texas are investigating the same criminal activity. Starting this past Saturday evening (08/03/2013), the same vandals were in Aransas Pass on Commercial Street shooting out windows with steel BB’s. The activity then continued into Monday afternoon when law enforcement from Rockport alerted Aransas Pass law enforcement. By the time Aransas Pass law enforcement made it in the area, the damage had been done once again and the vandals were nowhere to be found.
So far there have been 13 victims in Aransas Pass, Texas ranging from several businesses to motor vehicles. A conservative estimate on damages shows losses to be in the ballpark of $10,000.00. There may be more victims out there that still have yet to come forward. We urge any remaining victims to file a report with the police department.
Aransas Pass Police detectives continue to work with Rockport Police detectives on these many cases. Anyone with information on these criminal episodes is urged to report the information to Tri County Crime Stoppers or either Police Department, Aransas Pass PD 361-758-5224 or Rockport PD 361-729-1111.