Tuesday, May 10, 2011
2010 Motherís Day Murder Suspect Arrested
On May 10, 2011 at 11:17 am, Bryan Police arrested Jose Castillo, a 20 year old male from Bryan, on warrants for his suspected involvement in the murder of Christopher Hutchson that occurred last May 9, 2010, almost one year to the day.
Jose Castillo was contacted on a traffic stop for expired registration in the 1300 block of Groesbeck. The suspect initially attempted to elude the police officer initiating the traffic stop. Once stopped, Jose Castillo gave a false name to the officer, but was subsequently arrested.
He was charged with the following:
- An outstanding 2 count warrant for Engage in Organized Criminal Activity ($200,000 bond)
- An outstanding warrant for Fail to Appear/Assault Physical Contact ($1,500 bond)
- Fail to ID Fugitive from Justice ($4,000 bond)
- Fleeing/Eluding Police Officer ($2,000)
- No Valid Driverís License ($200)
- No Valid Insurance-Subsequent ($580)
- Display Expired Registration ($150)
- Display Expired motor Vehicle Inspection ($170)
He is currently incarcerated at the Brazos County Jail on a $208,600 bond. Castillo is the last of five suspects to be arrested in reference to this Motherís Day Murder case and remained on the Bryan Police Departmentís Top 10 Most Wanted for 9 months.
Manuel Guzman was arrested on May 12, 2010 on a 2 count warrant for Engaged in Organized Criminal Activity by the Bryan Police Department along with Joey Reyes on May 13, 2010 also on a two count warrant for Engage in Organized Criminal Activity and for Evading Arrest/Detention.
Johnathan Orta was arrested on June 22, 2010 by United States Marshalls for Murder and Engage in Organized Criminal Activity and Jacob Hernandez was arrested on July 12, 2010 for two counts of Engage in Organized Criminal Activity by the Bryan Police Department.
Officer Jon Agnew
Public Information Officer
Bryan Police Department
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