SAN ANTONIO — UPDATE on Thursday, October 25, 2018: The Bexar County Sheriff's Office reports Xavier Chavez has been arrested. See previous story below.
The Bexar County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help finding 19-year-old Xavier Chavez. Chavez is wanted for Burglary, breaking into a home and stealing everything he could get his hands on, including a car and a safe.
According to Deputy Johnny Garcia, "On November 2, 2017, Bexar County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a residence in far northwest Bexar county for burglary. The homeowner reported that her residence was completely ran sacked, with stolen property estimating to be over $50,000.00."
Deputies found Chavez, along with the stolen vehicle, a few miles down, after being dispatched for suspicious activity at a nearby apartment.
"Deputies went to the apartment where the suspicious activity was reported, once the door was opened deputies reported seeing narcotics being packaged in plain view and a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the apartment. Inside of the stolen vehicle was a combination safe, which matched the description of the one reported stolen from the initial burglary call." say's Deputy Garcia.
Chavez was detained, but then disappeared from the authorities.
Deputy Garcia adds, "After Chavez’ grandmother gave consent to deputies to search the apartment, marijuana, cocaine, a scale, and packaging materials were located, along with stolen property from the initial burglary. A warrant was issued for Chavez’ arrest in September 2018 and has been on the run since."
Xavier Ryan Chavez
19 years old
Weighs 145 pounds.
If you have more information on this fugitive -- you can call the BCSO at 210-335-6000.