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Fabens home intruder captured, arrested
By: Jamel Valencia
FABENS, Texas -- One of the two armed robbers that broke into a couple's home on Monday in Fabens was caught.
Hesiquio Perez was arrested Wednesday in connection to the home invasion and booked into jail.
Perez and Alfredo Trejo allegedly broke into a home at 15951 Socorro Road and held an elderly couple at gunpoint, demanding property, according to El Paso County Sheriff's Office officials Chris Acosta.
Fortunately the couple was able to escape.
A five-hour long standoff involving multiple law enforcement agencies ended with no arrests.
According to Acosta, Perez and Trejo got away after the couple escaped.
Perez was charged with burglary of habitation.
At this time, authorities have not found Trejo. A warrant was issued for Trejo's arrest.
Sheriff's officials said Trejo is considered to be armed and dangerous.
Trejo of Clint is described as 5 feet 9 inches tall, weighs about 180 pounds. He has short brown hair and brown eyes.
Authorities said they believe Trejo may be crossing between U.S. and Mexico.
The investigation is ongoing.