In the early hours of Thursday, authorities were called to the Insta-Fuel Travel Center in Buda, Texas, following a report of an unconscious man discovered near the gas pumps. They arrived to find the man with multiple gunshot wounds, and he was later pronounced dead at the scene.
Law enforcement officials from the Hays County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) swiftly launched an investigation into the incident and were able to identify the suspect’s vehicle. The suspect was later identified as Omar Guadalupe Galvan-Ochoa, age 27.
In a dramatic turn of events, an HCSO deputy spotted the vehicle in question that very evening and initiated a pursuit. Galvan-Ochoa attempted to flee on foot but was quickly apprehended by the determined deputy.
Galvan-Ochoa is facing serious charges, including evading arrest with a vehicle, which carries a $100,000 bond. In addition, he has been charged with murder. However, as of now, no bond has been set for the murder charge.
If you have any information regarding this homicide, please reach out to Sgt. Mark Opiela with HCSO, whose contact details are available at (512) 393-7896. Alternatively, you can provide anonymous tips to Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-324-TIPS or by visiting their website at P3tips.com. Tips can also be submitted through the HCSO app.
The investigation into this tragic event continues, as authorities work diligently to uncover the motive behind this senseless act of violence.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What happened at the gas station in Buda?
A man was found unconscious with multiple gunshot wounds at the Insta-Fuel Travel Center in Buda, Texas.
2. Who was arrested in connection to the homicide?
Omar Guadalupe Galvan-Ochoa, aged 27, was arrested in connection with the homicide.
3. What charges does Galvan-Ochoa face?
Galvan-Ochoa is facing charges of evading arrest with a vehicle and murder.
4. How can I report any information regarding the homicide?
If you have any information, you can contact Sgt. Mark Opiela with HCSO at (512) 393-7896. Alternatively, you can provide anonymous tips to Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-324-TIPS or by visiting their website at P3tips.com. Tips can also be submitted through the HCSO app.
Disclaimer: This article is based on the news release from the Hays County Sheriff’s Office. For the most accurate and up-to-date information, please refer to the official source.